The events-to-attend article series aims to give you an overview of interesting events you might want to visit or want to read about! This April-edition mainly showcases events with a focus on digital and fundraising. Enjoy these events!
April 11 | Holland High Tech Voorjaarsevent
On Wednesday the 11th of April, Holland High Tech is hosting their annual spring event. The upcoming edition will focus on the strengthening of the internationalization-strategy of the Dutch high-tech sector. The following topics will be highlighted during this event: Artificial Intelligence, Digital Twinning, Networking, Robotics, and 3D-printing.
This event is organized by Holland High Tech in collaboration with the Innovatie Attaché Netwerk and Programmabureau Smart Industry.
April 11 | Vectrix-Nextstage Startup VC Deal van het jaar 2018
Wednesday, the 11th of April is an exciting day for the participating startups of the 6th edition of the Vectrix-NextStage startup VC deal of the year. During this event, Vectrix will elect the startup of the year. Plenty of entrepreneurs, investors, startups and scale-ups will be attending. Don’t miss it!
April 12 | Salesforce World Tour Amsterdam
On the 12th of April, Salesforce will be organizing the World Tour event in Amsterdam. This day will be full of innovation, inspiration, learning and fun in Amsterdam. There are 30+ sessions, led by experts, where you will gain business-changing insights. Furthermore, there will be a large area available for you to explore the latest customer experience technologies.
April 12 | Startup Funding Event
This year’s Startup Funding Event will be launched in Rotterdam. Prizes with a total value of €42.000 will be awarded to the winner- as a donation, no strings attached. Visitors are free to come and meet corporates, investors and startups.
Don’t shy away from talking to the many different people present; you will leave feeling inspired. Make sure you book your ticket before they sell out! Startups are free to apply for the pitch on-stage and take a shot at winning the Innovation Funding Award!
April 12 | The Digital Dutch 2018
After two successful years, KPN and its Technology partners are organizing the third edition of The Digital Dutch on the 12th of April. The main focus of this event will be: How the digital transformation could be successful. Topics such as ‘success within digitalization’ or ‘gaining customer insights in operational excellence’ will be discussed with high level business pioneers from the Netherlands. Get inspired, find solutions and share your ideas to make a difference!
April 15 to APRIL 20 | TEDxAmsterdamED
From the 15th to the 20th of April, Amsterdam is the place to be if you want to learn more about innovation in education. TEDXAmsterdamED, Startup Weekend and Professional Rebel will be organizing three events with the central theme of innovation in the education sector.
April 17 to April 19 | Health & ICT
From the 17th to the 19th of April, Zorg & ICT 2018 will take place in the Jaarbeurs in Utrecht. This event will highlight the latest digital developments within Healthcare. Alongside attending the exhibition, you will have the opportunity to visit theaters. Here, you will be educated by speakers about hot topics like GDPR, Digital transformation, and Cybersecurity within healthcare.
April 17 to April 19 | Building Holland
From the 17th to the 19th of April, the 2018 edition of Building Holland will take place in the RAI Amsterdam. This event is mainly focused on the Dutch construction- and real estate-sector. During this event, several problems in these sectors, such as solutions for energy issues and how to prevent raw material scarcity, will be discussed. Sustainability in the construction and real-estate sector will be also a trending topic.
April 19 | Startup-Delta Summit
On the 19th of April, Gelderland will be the hotspot for discussing the Dutch future. This summit is organized by Startup-Delta in collaboration with the entire Dutch ecosystem to create new connections and collaborations. During this event, the focus will be to make the future of building in the Dutch ecosystem more tangible.
April 20, 21 and 24 | Cleantech Tomorrow
The 5th edition of Cleantech Tomorrow, the seminal event for sustainability in practice, will take place in the municipality of Epe en Voorst. This varied program will be in a festival-like setting. This program offers you the opportunity to create valuable connections and to exchange knowledge with entrepreneurs, government associates, students and key-players within the sustainability environment. How will you go Next Level?
April 24 | The Next Learning
The Next Learning is the most important learning event of the Netherlands. During this event you will be inspired in several areas of the next learning sector. You will discover the latest developments on the playground, and meet the right people to discuss the future of the learning sector. The Pitchpodium, where startups pitch their innovation approach, is ready for you. Sign up fast!