Category Archives: GEW NL

Startups Kozie, LABFRESH and Convious win Get in the Ring the Netherlands

On Thursday 16 November more than 250 innovative startups from all over the Netherlands came to Rotterdam to do business. Get in the Ring the Netherlands gives startups this day the opportunity to make deals with the more than 70 multinationals, NGOs and governmental organizations through 600 speed dates. It is also the chance to raise investments with the more

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GEW the Netherlands praised by GEN Global

GEN Global recently published a report of the Global Entrepreneurship Week 2016 in the Netherlands, praising it for the many startup, scale-up and research events taking place. It states that “During Global Entrepreneurship Week 2016 in The Netherlands, cities from across the country including Amsterdam, Rotterdam, and Maastricht, held more than 100 activities from 14,000 participants – making this GEW

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Looking back at the How To Get There Summit

How To Get There Summit – 17 November 2016 More than 3000 participants, among whom were many startups, corporates and innovation hubs, joined for the How To Get There Summit in the Hague on November 17th to innovate faster together. Constantijn van Oranje, Special Envoy with StartupDelta opened the HTGT Summit together with Martin Luxemburg (Director of Erasmus Centre for

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Corporate Entrepreneurship: Ambidextrous Organisations

Staying relevant in the ever changing market is a challenge for many organisations. They are dethroned by hip, new competitors, or are made obsolete by technological development. 40% of Fortune 500 companies of 2000 no longer existed ten years later. How do you keep your position? What do you need to accomplish to prevent your organisation from being sidelined? To

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Entrepreneurial Ecosystems: Global Startup Communities

Successful startups can supply an impulse of innovation, job creation and economic development to a region. Worldwide ecosystems are being boosted to optimally stimulate the development of startups. Still these developments are hampered by scepticism, political theatre and lack of the proper infrastructure to develop a company beyond the startup phase. To discover how to create an entrepreneurial ecosystem in

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Startups Zwolle take an inspirational trip to Barcelona

Barcelona is often referred to as The Startup Capital of Europe. Dutch companies coming to Barcelona find themselves becoming more successful due to the excellent startup infrastructure the city provides. On Monday January 11th, regional competition winners of Get in the Ring Zwolle headed to Barcelona to be inspired by the city’s startup ecosystem.  GEW Zwolle The young, talented entrepreneurs of

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Global Entrepreneurship Week 2015 – Recap

Global Entrepreneurship Week is a unique event in which 150 countries worldwide participate. From 16–20 november DutchCE hosted the Global Entrepreneurship Week 2015 with a variety of national and local events celebrating entrepreneurship in the Netherlands. DutchCE cooperates with national organisations like JongOndernemen, NLevator, Ministerie van Economische Zaken and ONL. Check out some of the highlights of the GEW 2015! 

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Register for Opening GEW 2015

Celebrate entrepreneurship, het motto voor de Global Entrepreneurship Week en ook zeker voor de opening van de week in 2015. Centraal staat dit jaar de ambitie en mogelijkheden voor ontplooiing en groei. En: traditioneel geeft de GEW opening het beste overzicht van ‘what is going on’ in ondernemend Nederland, door de betrokkenen zelf. En een laagdrempelige netwerkborrel met alle partijen.

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DutchCE Organizes European Meetup Global Entrepreneurship Network

Last month, Global Entrepreneurship Week hosts from 10 European countries gathered to expand their collaboration throughout the continent. The sixth annual GEW Europe Meeting was organized by Hein Roelfsema from the Utrecht Center for Entrepreneurship, a GEW Netherlands co-host, and Freddy Nurski from n2euro, our GEW Belgium host. The program involved meetings, seminars, pitches, networking sessions and workshops in four

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