Thursday Gathering February 9th
16:00–17:00 Break Out: How to realize the promise of diversity?
What can be done to better manage diversity in organisations? In this session Dr. Meir Shemla will present new answers on diversity questions from his own research on diversity in organizations.
16:00–19:00 Info Table: Hello World! - Turing Society
Turing Society is back at Venture Café! This time they will be bringing the whole Rotterdam Chapter team including their newest bootcamp cohort and some alumni, who will be talking about their experiences with Turing Society!
16:00–19:00 Info Table: Alternative Finance: Crowdlending/Crowdfunding - Tailwind Crowd
Informative table about alternative finance solutions within crowdfunding industry.
16:00–19:00 Info Table: ECE Students: IdeaLab - ECE Students
IdeaLab is an event hosted by ECE Students and aims to connect students from Erasmus University with start-ups by engaging them in a case competition. The next IdeaLab takes place on 8 March 2017 and start-ups are welcome to participate.
17:00–19:00 Break Out: We Have All Been Hacked; cyber security in our daily lives
Information and cyber security is not just relevant, it's big part of our daily lives. Join us for an evening of discovery. Presentation on how “We Have All Been Hacked”.
17:00–18:00 Break Out: LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® - STUDIO.WHY
The participant will experience some of the possibilities provided by LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY®.
17:30–18:30 Break Out: Startup Branding. Boost your beginning!
Inspiring presentation about startup branding. To boost your beginning and build a lasting business. A brand is more than a logo, color palette or a slogan. It’s the driving force behind your business. Crack the brand code to fully apply its power!
18:00–19:00 Break Out: Capital Tour XS (Part 2 of 4): Understand what it takes to make the deal
Founder (Niels van deuren, founder & CEO of HousingAnywhere) + venture capital investor (Jan Andriessen, associate partner @ henQ) discuss does and don'ts of working together
18:00–19:00 Break Out: Do you recognize your IP rights? - Your Legal Match
We go over some basic IP rights, give you the benefits and some best practices. We finalize the session with many given examples to recognize what IP rights might be applicable to the participants' product(s).
18:45–19:30 Break Out: The Three Most Important Pitches You'll Ever Need - David Beckett
Learn to pitch like the best-funded Startups! David Beckett has trained more than 400 Startups to raise over €100 Million in investment. In this interactive session, he'll help you build the 3 most important pitches you will ever need.
These are the confirmed events so far. Changes to the program may occur.