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World Trade Center Twente
Industrieplein 1
Hengelo , Twente 7553 LL


+31 74 291 56 04






Certified Best Practices

  • Business Services
  • Club Facilities
  • Exhibit Facilities/Services
  • Group Trade Missions
  • Tenant Services
  • Trade Education
  • Trade Information

About World Trade Center Twente

In summary, the World Trade Center Twente plays a crucial role in fostering international connections, knowledge exchange, technology transfers, supporting expats, talent retention, and boosting economic growth. Additionally, entrepreneurs can find office spaces, flexible workstations and business services.

Member Benefits:

  • Connection with internationally oriented companies
  • Finding business partners
  • Business Club networking and knowledge exchange
  • Establishment and expanding of business

Local Industries:

  • Energy: Utilities & Mining,
  • Hospitality: Tourism & Leisure,
  • Transportation: Logistics & Warehousing,
  • Advanced Manufacturing,
  • Textile,
  • Automotive,
  • Import & Export,
  • Technology,
  • Business Management & Professional Services,
  • Healthcare & Wellness,
  • Information Technology & Software,
  • Real Estate,
  • Industrial Manufacturing,
  • Clean Technology,
  • Biotechnology & Bioscience,
  • Engineering: R&D: Architecture & Construction,
  • Aerospace: Aviation & Defense,
  • Electronics,
  • Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences,
  • Agri-Business,
  • Food & Beverage Processing,
  • Animal Husbandry,
  • Arts & Design,
  • Fashion,
  • Furniture

Join Us

Facilities & Services

The World Trade Center Twente is located at the Central Station in Hengelo with direct connections to Germany and Schiphol Amsterdam airport, representing a prestigious multi-functional work and lifestyle complex.


  • Temporary Office Space
    Total Temporary Office Spaces: 20
  • Meeting Room(s)
    Total Meeting Rooms: 4
  • Business Center(s) ⋆
    Total Business Centers: 1
  • Office Building(s)
    Total Office Buildings: 1
  • Long-Term Office Space
    Total Long-Term Office Spaces: 11
  • Parking Garage(s)
    Total Parking Garages: 1

Trade Services

  • International Trade Events ⋆
    International Trade Events, International Trade Seminars, International Trade Workshops
  • International Trade Education Services ⋆
    International Trade Events, International Trade Seminars, International Trade Workshops
  • Conference Organizing Services ⋆
    Room set up support
  • Business Services ⋆
    Copy Graphics Capabilities, Domiciliation Services Virtual Office Services, Telecomm Internet Wifi, Audio Video Conferencing, Referrals to Other Service Providers
  • Group Trade Missions ⋆
    Inbound, Outbound
  • Trade Information and Research Services ⋆

Click below to learn more about the benefits of becoming a member.


Gain Competitive Differentiation & Advantage. Learn how the WTC Business Network can position you for success.


Our Impact

Twente Region Information:


Municipalities comprise the region.


Largest cities are Almelo, Hengelo and Enschede.



Our Team

Learn about all our team and board members here:


Meet Our Members & Tenants

Agribusiness, Energy and Medical Technology Clusters are formed to facilitate information sharing, ideas and provide important benefits in the development of the industry.

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Upcoming Events

Here you find an overview of all our events during the year. They are missions, meetings, knowledge sessions for small and large groups. Keep a close eye on this, as additional events are added regularly:

In the News


  • WTC Twente, WTC Bengaluru and BCIC sign MOU - Bangaluru, March 04, 2024:  The Bangalore Chamber of Industry and Commerce (BCIC), has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with World Trade Center Twente, Netherlands and World Trade Center Bengaluru, India to bolster bilateral trade and investment between India and ... more

  • TRADE MISSION FOR FEMALE ENTREPRENEURS TO PORTUGAL - September 2023 - The trade mission is intended to get to know Portugal and make connections between Dutch and Portuguese entrepreneurs and trading partners. How to start a business in Portugal, what are the benefits and what (cultural) differences need to be taken into account... more

  • NOMINATIONS FOR EXPORT AWARDS 2024 OPEN - CATEGORY RABOBANK EXPERIENCED We encourage companies with fine export achievements and have been operating internationally for more than 3 years to apply for this category. CATEGORY INADAY STARTERS We motivate companies with great export potential and no more than 3 years o... more


  • AIH Group establishes in World Trade Center Twente - Official opening AIH Group On April 18, 2023, the international AIH Group with roots in South Africa had its branch in World Trade Center Twente officially opened. This festive event took place in the presence of the AIH board members and representatives of World Trade Center... more


  • World Trade Center Twente moved to new location - Ready for the future With the new building, the World Trade Center Twente is opting for a future-proof location where the business community can optimally accommodate and come together. The building meets all quality and sustainability requirements. In addition, the WT... more


  • Join The TechMed Event on November 3rd and 4th - Come join The TechMed Event and meet & match the MedTech community Get your special WTC ticket now! Medical technology is moving faster than ever. It is the best solution to make future healthcare accessible, affordable an -quite simply- better. The TechMed... more


  • Demcon's ventilation modules vital in COVID fight - The increasing number of patients caused by the Covid-19 virus also increases the request for medical equipment. Especially, the demand for ventilation equipment has grown enormously since the start of the outbreak. Demcon – a member of our Business Club – also witnessed this ... more


  • Medical Devices Meetings Twente - International Matchmaking Event for the Medical Devices Industry September 18th and 19th, 2019 Medical Devices Meetings (MDM) Twente (East Netherlands) is a specialty forum with an exclusive focus on the medical devices supply chain. MDM Twente will bring together engineer... more


  • Support by WTC Chennai for WTC Twente clubmember - “We4Ce is active in the field of wind energy and focuses mainly on the design office on rotor blade design, and technology transfers from greenfield to turnkey solutions. India is a fast growing country with its poulation needing more electricity to serve their needs. Due to t... more


  • Yalp Winner of Export Award Eastern Netherlands - TWENTE, NETHERLANDS - On October 27, 2016, the annual granting of the Export Award Eastern Netherlands was organised for the 9th time. This event determines which company in the Eastern part of the Netherlands has achieved great results and can be seen as an example for other ... more

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World Trade Center Twente
Industrieplein 1
Hengelo , Twente 7553 LL


+31 74 291 56 04