The Netherlands is event partner of Web Summit 2016. Europe’s “largest technology marketplace” is held for the first time in Lisbon from 7-10 November.
To make it easier for attending Dutch startups and entrepreneurs to navigate this enormous event, StartupDelta has teamed up with DutchBasecamp, NathanAzopardi, Venture Café, Handelsroute and the Embassy of the Netherlands in Lisbon to organise a Pre-Web Summit meetup on October 13 at 5pm in Venture Café, Rotterdam.
The event will be part of the spectacular opening celebration of Venture Café and CIC in Rotterdam. Guests include Startup Envoy Prince Constantijn van Oranje and Rotterdam Mayor Ahmed Aboutaleb. All Web Summit ticket owners, speakers, exhibitors, volunteers and anyone considering going to the Web Summit in Lisbon are welcome.
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Program Pre-Web Summit meetup
hosted by Katja Berkhout, Executive Director Venture Café:
17:00 Registration, info tables and drinks
18:00 Opening by Constantijn van Oranje, Special Envoy StartupDelta
Panel discussion by Web Summit experts
Bart van de Kooij & Olivier van Oord – Minibrew
Pieter Heersink – TicTag
Judith van Summeren – Nationale Nederlanden
Jorge Sáez Gómez – Connecterra
Q&A NL@Web Summit
Isabel Brouwer – DutchBasecamp
Leonie Timmermans – NL Embassy Lisbon/StartupDelta
Sandra Brandenburg – Handelsroute Web Summit Mission
18:45 – 22:00 Opening celebration Cambridge Innovation Center (CIC) and Venture Café
19:30 – 21:00 Web Summit turbo breakouts (20 mins) with preview of highlights by experts
The speakers will share their Web Summit experiences and will talk about the NL networking opportunities offered at this year's Web Summit. These include a daily morning briefing by a Dutch tech icon at the Holland Corner, a pitch event on 9 November at the ambassador's residence in Lisbon, a startup/trade mission hosted by Handelsroute, and VIP meetups hosted by Startup Envoy Constantijn van Oranje.