The very best of the Dutch innovators, joined by corporates, influencers and our partners, will come together at the 12th edition of the Innovation Awards: the highlight of our yearly innovation journey.

This year’s program will be truly exceptional with 40+ Round tables, mind boggling Innovation Specials, 20+ Deep dive specials and much more. We'll shortly announce the entire program here.

Full program

Do you want to experience the upcoming Summit on the 2nd of November? Click below to explore the full program!

Innovation Playground

Innovation Playground

At the Innovation Playground, you will literally walk into a world of innovation. You are invited to watch, taste, feel and experience the latest game-changing innovations of startups, but also of innovative partners and the broader innovation architecture.

Main stage

Opening Ceremony

The opening ceremony of the Innovation Summit will be marked by game-changing speakers and will be the official start of your Innovation Journey on November 2nd.

De Perserij / Jutekelderr

Innovation Roundtables

Innovation RoundTables, hosted by Accenture, partners, clients, academic institutes and other innovators.

Domes 1,2,3,4

Innovation DeepDives

During the Innovation DeepDives, experts will share their knowledge and ask your view on various challenging topics.

Blue & White Arenas

Finalist Pitches

40 finalists will pitch their innovations one last time to our jury in pursuit of eternal fame.

Main stage

Award Ceremony

The Awards ceremony will be the moment of truth, as we will announce which of the 40 finalists will walk away with a 2018 Accenture Innovation Award.

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