Accenture Innovation Summit 2018



The very best of the Dutch innovators, joined by corporates, influencers and our partners, came together at the 12th edition of the Innovation Summit: the highlight of our yearly innovation journey. And we have our winners!

This year’s program is exceptional. Scroll through the Innovation Summit Journey below to discover all the elements of our program, like 40+ Roundtables, mind boggling Innovation Specials, around 20 Deepdives about diverse topics and much more.




Find the speakers involved at the Innovation Summit 2018

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Get a glimpse of the 50+ highlights on the Innovation Playground

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Program & Floorplan

We proudly present our full program of the Innovation Summit 2018 at Friday November 2nd



Innovation Playground
08:30-17:00 | 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.

Opening Ceremony
11:00-12:00 | Main stage

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.

Innovation Roundtables
Round 1: 9:30-10:30, Round 2: 12:30-13:30 | De Perserij

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

Innovation Specials

Together with our partners, we created some mind boggling Innovation Specials. These Specials will give you the opportunity to learn and connect.

Innovation DeepDives
12:30-16:15 | Domes 1,2,3 & Rooms 4,5

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

Finalist Pitches
12:30-16:45 | Blue & White Arenas

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

Award Ceremony
17:00-18:00 | Main stage

The Awards ceremony will be the moment of truth, as we will announce which of the 55 finalists will walk away with a 2017 Accenture Innovation Award.

Accenture Innovation Awards