What's in a name
A thorough plan starts with a carefully chosen name. FACTOR-Y is a reference to Eindhoven's industrial past and the historical strength of the match factory. The word factory stands for activity, excitement and a focal point. The Y symbolizes connection. Locally, the name corresponds to Eindhoven interpretations such as Strijp-S / T / R and District-E. Yet FACTOR-Y has an international image - through sound, content, diversity and allure.
FACTOR-Y is going to matter
As a catalyst for Eindhoven and for Brainport. A place where innovation interferes with society. A connector and connector who makes two one. According to a layered concept that multiplies, boosts, accelerates and stimulates. A city district that adds value to its environment. In short: FACTOR-Y is a significant factor.