Are you tired of sitting in your office, or do you need some new inspiration for your startup? Joining events can be a way to learn new skills, and to expand your network. We selected a few startup related events in & around Amsterdam for you where you can hack your ideas and gather some business cards. So get out there, it is time to move your ass!
Thurs Dec. 1: Hackers & Founders (Amsterdam, NL) Meetup
The original Hackers and Founders started in Silicon Valley, but you don’t have to travel all the way to San Francisco to get a piece of the pie. Hackers & Founders Amsterdam meet every month in Café the Doffer in Amsterdam. While enjoying a drink you can listen to Dougal Featherstone, Thea Nygard and Patrick Schuur, who tell you all about their experiences and thoughts of the future of the tech in business.
Thursday 1 December, 19:00 at Cafe De Doffer, Amsterdam. Entrance is free! Register here
Fri Dec. 2: Hack Your Darling
When your ideas are floating around in your head but you do not have much on paper yet, this one-day program may be something for you. The UtrechtInc Garage’s pre-incubation program offers future entrepreneurs a chance to transform their ‘darlings’ (innovative ideas) into concrete plans. Creative coaches of ProtoSpace and UtrechtInc will accelerate ideas and help you out. The program contains: Rapid prototyping, creating business model canvas, hands on experience with 3D printing, designing or laser cutting – and meeting new and energetic people of course.
Friday 2 December, 10:00 at the Utrecht Inc Garage, Utrecht. Costs are €45. Register here
Mon Dec. 5: What’s hub: Free Tour
Instead of sitting with the family and reading out loud some embarrassing Sinterklaas poems , you can also take a peek on what is going on in the Impact Hub in Amsterdam. This free tour offers you a chance to experience of what it likes to be part of the Impact community: the social and global community of 16,000+ social entrepreneurs. Curious? Why not give it a shot.
Monday 5 December, 17:00 at Impact Hub Amsterdam. Entrance is free! Register here
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