Kickstart Curaçao Innovathon

The Ideation Hackathon we call 'Innovathon' is coming up. Yes, the third edition of Kickstart Curacao is coming up on April 3, 4 and 5, 2023. The Curaçao Innovation & Technology Institute is preparing for this 'hybrid' edition together with the Ministry of...

Join the Innovathon Community!

Launch platform. March 9, 2023 is the date of the launch of the Crowdsupport Platform. For more information or to check out the platform, visit  

Free Workshop International Women’s Day 2023

Turn your Dream into your Business! Join this free, interactive workshop to take the first step on the road to your own business! Date: March 8, 2023 Time: 9:00 am - 11:30 am Place: CITI, Riffort Village 503 Participation is free, but you have to register through this...

Innovation Hunt

The Innovation Hunt is the little sister of the Innovation Award. This time around, we are not asking the companies to apply with their successful innovations, but we are asking you! So tell us about innovative ideas, inventions and innovations that you have...

Innovation Village

CITI, supported by the Ministry of Economic Development, is working on the realization of an Innovation Village for Curaçao. The Innovation Village will be an innovation Park for the community: A place for startups to prosper and businesses to excel. Where people get...

“We truly believe in the innovation capacity of Curaçao. Through creativity, hard work, co-operation and with the smart use of technology we will build a thriving, resilient, inclusive and sustainable economy.”

Who we are

CITI is the spark in Curaçao’s innovation engine, a center of excellence, inspiring and stimulating innovation and the use of new technology. Founded by the Ministry of Economic Development of Curaçao, CITI promotes opportunities for Curaçao to become more creative, more competitive, more sustainable and more self dependent.


Meet our team!

Monique Raphaëla

Analies Hooi

Suhailly Hooi

Sherline Bakmeijer

Nury Fontilus

Mirella Hooi

Curaçao Innovation & Technology Institute (CITI) is a brand name for the “Stichting Secretariaat Curaçao Informatica Stimuleringsplan”, also operating under the trade name “Stimul-IT”. We are registered at the Curaçao Chamber of Commerce under nr. 110512.

The president of the board of our non-profit foundation is Ruthselle Felida. The treasurer is Henri Gerrits.


Get in touch with us

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Curaçao Innovation & Technology Institute

Riffort Village 503 & 504, Willemstad, Curaçao.

Telephone/Whatsapp: +599.9.738.6299

We are open Monday's through Friday's from 08:00 to 17:00 (Atlantic Standard Time)