StartupFest Europe

StartupFest Europe ‘17 presents ‘Global challenges, Startup Solutions’.

Startups can change the world. And they will.

From 25-29 September the Netherlands will be the epicenter for international startups, scale ups, investors, scientists, corporates and other innovators. The festival will feature thematic events, fun & energizing meetups, deep dives and deal-making throughout the Netherlands. StartupFest Europe will be organized and fueled by a coalition of partners under leadership of StartupDelta.

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Programme StartupFest Europe 2017

Capital Fest

Capital Fest

Industry 4.0 : competitive strenght of the industry for the greater good of society

Industry 4.0 : competitive strenght of the industry for the greater good of society

Amsterdam Capital Week

Amsterdam Capital Week

Blockchain: co-creating the next operating system for our society

Blockchain: co-creating the next operating system for our society

New materials for the Circular, Biobased and Energy Economy, building a sustainable world

New materials for the Circular, Biobased and Energy Economy, building a sustainable world

Security & FinTech, the key to trust and opportunities in digital services

Security & FinTech, the key to trust and opportunities in digital services

Social Impact: Doing business and doing good

Social Impact: Doing business and doing good

New Energies and Smart Mobility

New Energies and Smart Mobility

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StartupFest Europe 2016

Matchmaking and deals at 30+ events

With over 30 events categorized according to industry vertical StartupFest Europe was a huge success that spread out over 16 cities and attracted attendees from 49 countries. The kick-off of the week was in Amsterdam with speakers like Tim Cook, Eric Schmidt, Travis Kalanick and Nathan Blecharczyk speaking at the opening.

Founders, funders and launching-clients connected at events centered around industry verticals such as Energy, Water, Food & Agri, FinTech and High Tech. At Techilicious, the deal-making night of the week, over 70 deals were concluded!

Inspiring speakers from the world’s leading tech companies

Couldn’t make it to the opening? This montage gives an impression of the StartupFest Europe Opening that started the week. Startups, investors and corporates came to build businesses, connect with each other and disrupt industries. It was a day filled with impressive speakers, disruptive startups and experienced investors. Check it out!

Foto's Startup Fest Europe VR Experience Opening 24 May 2016 (photos by Bibi Veth) -20160524-090416

As chairman of StartupFest Europe, Constantijn made a tour past most of the StartupFest Europe events. Click on the photo to see an impression of the first day which went from Leeuwarden to Enschede, Eindhoven and Delft.

Travis Kalanick on stage Startup Fest Europe - 20160524-144436-_MG_8604- Bibi Veth

The opening of StartupFest Europe was only for the select few but with plenty of startups, corporates and investors connecting with each other to build businesses and scale up. This photo gallery gives an impression of the day. Click the photo to see it.

Afterparty Startup Fest Europe in Zoku - 24 May 2016 - photo by Bibi Vethstar - 20160524-213428

After every opening event there has to be an afterparty, and after the afterparty there have to be pictures! This afterparty, organized by Keadyn, was in a really special location, the rooftop of the Zoku hotel that had just opened. Click on the picture to see the rest of the photos.

Virtual Reality Elevator Pitch

One of the big attractions during StartupFestival Europe 2016 was The Elevator Pitch, a Virtual Reality demonstration that highlights some of the innovations from the Dutch Startup Ecosystem. It is now possible to see The Elevator Pitch for yourself, just start the Youtube video on the right on your VR-Set, you can also download The Elevator Pitch below. Under that there are some pictures from the introduction of The Elevator Pitch. Let us know what you think!

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