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In this world of never-ending problems and ever innovative solutions, it can be tough to make yourself seen and heard if you are the one with a solution. However, if you are a startup that believes it can make waves with its offering but need that one break or that one connection, participating in the TNW Startup Program is a no brainer.
Silicon Canals will be an official media partner for the TNW Startup Program, and if you’re thinking about participating in the program and are one of our avid readers, you are in luck.
Why TNW startup program?
The TNW Startup program is a part of the TNW Conference, which will be held this time for the fourteenth consecutive year and it is one of the biggest tech events in Europe with over 15,000 people attending it last year. The event will be held on May 9 and 10 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, and will observe participation and knowledge dissemination by some of the top tech executives, prominent world-class speakers, and top-tier investors.
This year, over 17,500 people are expected to participate in the conference and there will be 250 exhibiting tech startups and growth companies, over 275 themed roundtable sessions, and curated startup matchmaking for investors. With the TNW Startup Program, promising startups will get an opportunity to secure new connections with corporates, mentors, investors, and media. Additionally, the program will enable budding startups to gain exclusive access to TNW’s Index-powered matchmaking platform, along with curated meetings with investors, and tickets to the side events. This event should definitely not be missed by a growing startup.
Where does Silicon Canals come in?
Did we mention that Silicon Canals is an official media partner for the TNW startup program? Well, not only will we be covering the event, but we are also hosting a side event on May 8, co-sponsored by TRUE. The event will take place a day before the official conference commences, where our founder, Remco Janssen has an announcement to make about the new Silicon Canals. However, that’s not all. The event will be held at rent24 Magna Plaza, which is our location sponsor — the stunning co-working space right in the heart of Amsterdam, near Dam square.
Our readers and followers can get up to 20 percent off when registering for the event using a special discount code. Just head over to the TNW Startup Program page here and enter the discount code SILICONCANALS at the bottom of the index form. Silicon Canals founder and publisher, Remco Janssen will be a jury member, taking part in one of the many pitch competitions that will take place during TNW Conference. Join us during the event to witness tech experts from the industry deliver and talk on hot topics like AI, Machine Learning and more.
What else to expect from TNW Conference 2019?
As we already mentioned, young startups can expect a great deal of exposure and introduction with industry veterans, mentors and investors if they are present at the event. Additionally, one can attract media and investors to accelerate the growth of their pre-seeded stage startup with Ignite, which is a TNW startup program. The program aims at helping startups meet influential investors to assist in their growth strategies. TNW’s panel of investors and experts will choose five startups across ten categories, who will get a chance to scale from pre-seed to unicorn. You can sign up for Ignite here.
Startups participating in the event will also get to pitch at the event by competing in a high profile environment, in the presence of top investors. They will even get to showcase their startup at the event’s demo floor, in front of 15,000 attendees with their own booth. Additionally, one will get access to the side events, where an organisation will have more chances to form connections and find mentors. So, what are you waiting for? Sign up for the event here using our coupon code and thank us later.
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