This year’s line up

Werner Vogels


Deep Nishar

Managing Director SoftBank

Kees Koolen

Founding partner of EQT Ventures

Slava Rubin

Co-Founder Indiegogo

Travis Sheridan

President CIC Venture Café Global Institute

Galia Bernartzi

Co-Founder of Bancor Protocol

Ayelet Noff

Founder & CEO, Blonde 2.0

Barbara Belvisi

Co-founder Hardware Club

Josh Baer

Founder Capital Factory

Saskia Bruysten

Co-founder YSB

John Ramey

Founder of The Prepared

Ali Niknam

CEO of Bunq

Amy Sterling

Executive Director of EyeWire

Daniel Gebler

CTO of Picnic

Dean Johnson

Head of Innovation Brandwidth

Michiel Prins

Co-founder HackerOne

Nigel Gifford

Founder Windhorse Aerospace

Peter Schwartz

VP at Salesforce

Stewart Rogers

Director, Marketing Technology at VB Insight

Wenda Harris Millard

Vice Chairman, MediaLink

Jennifer Schenker

Remy Gieling

Editor-in-chief at Sprout

Ruben Nieuwenhuis

CEO StartupAmsterdam

Sean Seton-Rogers

Founder PROfounders Capital

Corinne Vigreux

Co-founder TomTom

Gillian Tans

CEO Booking.com

Boyan Slat

CEO The Ocean Cleanup

Tim Houter

CEO Hardt Hyperloop

Janneke Niessen

Co-initiator of InspiringFifty

Stephen Lowery

Managing Director Silicon Valley Bank

Alejandro Tauber

Editor-in-Chief TNW

Tatiana Glad

Founder Impact Hub Amsterdam

Sohaila Ouffata

BMW i Ventures Team

Peter Oggel

VP Technology at Naspers

Roland Boekhout

Head of Market Leaders, ING

John Doran

General Partner TCV

Emily Orton

Co-founder/CMO at Darktrace

Justin Halsall

Developer Advocate for IBM

Erik Rutten

CFO/COO at SnappCar

Michael Seligman

Managing Director at Nordics TMF Group

Vasco Pedro

Co-founder / CEO Unbabel

Richard Muirhead

General Partner OpenOcean

Pieter van der Does

Co-founder / President & CEO Adyen

Robert Jan Galema

Managing Director at Inkef

Carlos Eduaro Espinal

Partner Seedcamp

Winston Cheng

President of International at JD.com

Mark Ewing


Startup Pitches

Maarten Vandenbroucke

CEO of Ticto

Veronique de Bruijn

CEO Photanol BV

Herbert Berkhout

co-founder / CEO SoundEnergy

Erik de Heus

Founder Skin Vision 

RECAP 2016

In 2016, we welcomed Tim Cook, Eric Schmidt, Nathan Blecharczyk,Travis Kalanick, Pieter van der Does of Adyen, European Commission VP Andrus Ansip and Prime Minister Mark Rutte to our main stage.

A glimpse of last year’s speakers

Tim Cook

CEO Apple

Neelie Kroes

Former Special Envoy StartupDelta

Eric Schmidt

CEO Alphabet

Nathan Blecharczyk

Co-Founder & CTO Airbnb

Prince Constantijn van Oranje

Special Envoy StartupDelta

Mark Rutte

Dutch Prime Minister

Jay Asad

Amalna Ventures

Travis Kalanick

Co-Founder & CEO Uber