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How To Get There Summit

Innovate Faster Together

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LOCATION

The Hague , The Netherlands

 

DATE    

start Nov 17, 2016

end   Nov 17, 2016

2016-11-17 00:00:00 2016-11-17 00:00:00 Europe/Amsterdam How To Get There Summit Innovate Faster Together The Netherlands Jurgen Nieuwenhuijsen nieuwenhuijsen@ece.nl

"The How To Get There Summit is an ideal event for big companies and startups to meet and work together on each other’s future."
Henk Kamp, Minister of Economic Affairs

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Innovate Faster: 3 areas full of opportunities

GET IN THE RING



For startups and everyone who wants to do serious business with startups. 








    Compete against 350 startups
    Connect 1-on-1 via Matchups
    Get ready workshops
    Investors meetup


Get Startup Pass

ECOSYSTEM CAFE

  

Meet everyone from the Dutch innovation ecosystem to innovate faster together in various themed cafes. Drop by in any of the cafes in the Ecosystem Cafe, check their opening hours.





    Searching for Growth Formula
    Port, Energy, Health, Tech Cafe
    Talent Cafe
    Support Cafe


Choose your cafes

HOW TO SESSIONS

  

Learn from peers about How To innovate faster together. Reserve your seat and join any of the 44 sessions with 99 speakers.







    How to innovate for impact 
    How To embed open innovation
    How To innovate with big data
    How To use blockchain


Reserve your seat

Program HTGT Summit 2016

Reasons to join the HTGT Summit

For every participant we have great opportunities:

Join the top of innovative NL
Network with 2500 innovation professionals, experts, founders, students and investors. Meet everyone you need in the Ecosystem Café.
Meet with 350+ startups via Get in the Ring
Corporates, investors and NGOs can connect with startups from all sectors to innovate faster together via one-on-one speed dates.

Learn from innovation experts
Make your own program and choose from 44+ parallel How To sessions where you learn from 99+ peers
Spectacular closing show
Panel with famous scaleup founders and the six most promising startups of NL show what they've got it in startup battles

Searching for the Growth Formula 
Meet scaleup founders and listen to their talks in which they share how they search(ed) for the growth formula.

Do business with 150+ investors
Do business with more than 150 venture partners of VC's, institutional and informal investors with a track record.

Who you'll meet

           
           
   

Innovate Faster Together

The innovation hubs of StartupDelta jointly organise the How To Get There (HTGT) Summit on 17 November 2016. During the HTGT Summit corporates, startups and innovation hubs work together as a ‘single hub’ to innovate faster together.


Participants of the HTGT Summit can in one day see, feel, hear, and sometimes even taste what the innovation ecosystem of the Netherlands has to offer.

All innovation hubs, from Brainport Eindhoven to StartupAmsterdam and from Kennispark Twente to The Hague Impact City, showcase their facilities en share their knowledge and expertise.


Dutch corporates across sectors share their expertise, success stories and brilliant failures. Startups join in the Get in the Ring competition to do business with investors, corporates and fellow entrepreneurs.


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Contact

Lead organizer of the How To Get There (HTGT) Summit is 

Erasmus Centre for Entrepreneurship
Marconistraat 16
3029 AK Rotterdam
+31 (0)10 302 1331
www.ece.nl



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Program

12:00 - 17:00

ECOSYSTEM CAFE 
Meet all the people you need from our Dutch innovation ecosystem in various themed cafés. 

HOW TO SESSIONS 
Everything you need to know to on how to innovate faster together from 99 speakers in 44 sessions, with a.o. Constantijn van Oranje, Albert van Veen (CIO Schiphol), Patrick van der Pijl (Business Models Inc.) and Paul Smits (CFO Port of Rotterdam). 

GET IN THE RING 

Exclusively for startups and those people who want to do serious business with startups. See the full Get in the Ring program.

17:00 - 18:00

CAPTAINS MEETUP 
A meetup with the captains of industry from Dutch multinationals discussing on 'how to work towards systemic collaboration between startups & corporates'.

INVESTORS MEETUP 
A meetup for all startups and over 150 invited general partners from Dutch VCs.

MASTERS OF GROWTH 
Famous scaleup founders tell you how they have mastered the growth formula.

18:30 - 20:30 
CLOSING SHOW 
Scaleup panel on how we can innovate faster together and closing the night with the spectacular Get in the Ring startup battles.

20:30 - 23:00 
AFTER PARTY 

Speakers

Constantijn van Oranje

Special Envoy StartupDelta


Paul Smits

CFO Port of Rotterdam


Marco Waas

Director RD&I and Technology AkzoNobel


Prof. Dr. Justin Jansen

Professor Corporate Entrepreneurship RSM Erasmus University


Prof. mr. Bernard Wientjes

Professor Entrepreneurship and Leadership Utrecht University


Patrick van der Pijl

CEO Business Models Inc., Author How to Design a Better Business


Prof. dr. ir. Vareska van de Vrande

Professor Collaborative Innovation and Business Venturing RSM Erasmus University


Prof. dr. Paul Iske

Founder & CEO Institute of Brilliant Failures


Heleen Dura-van Oord

Founder DQ&A Media Group & Partner Peak Capital


Han de Groot

Investor & Board Member MACROMILL


Kees de Jong

Serial entrepreneur


Gerald Been

Founder & CEO, Node1, Ubideo


Marco de Haas

Founder & CEO S-Ray Diagnostics


Prof. Dr. Aard Groen

Professor of Entrepreneurship University of Groningen


Ernst Keyzer

Managing Director TMG Digital


Hans Schönfeld

Chief Innovation Officer Dutch Police


Ray Quintana

General Partner Cottonwood Ventures


Yme Bosma

Head of Corporate Venturing Eneco


Otto van Harmelen

VP & Head of Buying Metro Group


Serena Scholte

Founder StartupBouw


Tom Kliphuis

CEO VGZ


Kees Eijkel

President Kennispark Twente


Prof. Dr. Erik Stam

Professor Entrepreneurship Utrecht University


Govert Hamers

CEO Vanderlande


Rogier van Beugen

Innovation Director KLM


Erwin Koenraads

Co-Founder Get in the Ring


Corina Kuiper

Board member Corporate Venturing Network


Ilonka Jankovich

Venture Partner Randstad Innovation Fund


Alexandre Janssen

Head of Innovation Deloitte EMEA


Freek Staps

Founder NRC Q


Hein Roelfsema

Chairman Dutch Centers for Entrepreneurship


Manon den Dunnen

Digital Transformator Nationale Politie


Ruben Nieuwenhuis

Director StartupAmsterdam


Mare Straetmans

Director PortXL


Ad van Dongen

Innovation Driver ING


Herman Kienhuis

Director KPN Ventures


Ferdinand Jaspers

Program Director ECE


Martijn Verbeek

Senior Manager Innovation Ahold


Wietze van der Aa

Director Amsterdam Centre for Service Innovation


Roy Thurik

Professor economics & entrepreneurship ESE


Maja Rudinac

Co-founder & CEO Robot Care Systems


Ricardo Krikke

Customer Excellence, Business Innovation & Mobile Strategy


Mike Balm

Director New Business Thales Nederland


Elmer de Boer

Manager Ideation Eneco


Tim de Knegt

Director Rotterdam Fieldlab Additive Manufacturing


Claudia Zuiderwijk

Chairman Board of Directors Chamber of Commerce


Anna Menenti

Policy Advisor Impact City The Hague


Bart van Hattum

Senior Solution Developer/Idea Manager Nuon


Bas Beekman

Director StartupAmsterdam


Brian Bacon

Fellow at S-ray Diagnostics, Founder Oxford Leadership Academy


Evelyn Borgsteijn

Director Corporate Communication VGZ


Ellen Sjoer

Lecturer Sustainable Talent Development The Hague University of Applied Sciences


Fred van Ommen

Co-founder The Innovation Family


Joop Winterink

Director Internal Audit VGZ


Jelle Turkstra

Head of Finance APM Terminals


Gert van Beek

Bestuurssecretaris Vitens


Jan Willem de Vriend

Chef-Dirigent & Artistiek Directeur Orkest Van Het Verre Oosten


Glenn Bijvoets

Senior Innovation Officer Eneco


Leonard Bukenya

Partner Aimforthemoon


Wolter Odding

Executive Board Vitens


Marie José van den Boomgaard

Liaison Manager Startups & Incubators


Marjolein Boer

Innovation Manager Port of Rotterdam


Nils Beers

Manager Partnerships Yes!Delft


Remko de Lange

Director Strategy & Sustainability Vanderlande


Rianne Valkenburg

Value Producer & Co-founder Lighthouse


Thomas Blekman

CEO Effectuation Academy


Roel ter Brugge

Manager Innovation & IT Independer


Willem van der Schoor

Fellow S-ray Diagnostics


Carlita Vis

Senior Knowledge Manager PIANOo


Klaas Molenaar

Lector in Financial Inclusion and New Entrepreneurship


Maarten van Kroonenburg

Co-Founder Blue Whale Ventures


Stephan Botz

Co-Founder Blue Whale Ventures


Joep Brouwers

Adjunct Director Brainport Development


Arjan Rensma

Coporate Venturing DSM


Anoek van Vlaardingen

Coordinator Sports Engineering TU Delft


Broos Bakens

Co-founder EYnovation EY


Liduina Hammer

Fund Manager UNIIQ


Linda Nieuwenhuizen

Business Developer Achmea


Daan Bregman

Coordinator Sports Engineering TU Delft


Paul van der Hoeven

Senior Innovation Manager Eneco


René Steenvoorden

CIO Randstad


Ronald van den Hoff

Co-Founder Seats2meet


Paul Blankhorst

Director Plan B


Onno Sluiter

Deputy head Airforce innovation centre AIR


Albert van Veen

CIO Schiphol


Arne Maas

Speaker Silicon Valley


Prof. Peter Ester

Professor of Human Capital & Entrepreneurship


Leo Brand

CIO Vopak


Robin Keeris

Project Leader Innovation Unicef


Lukas Roffel

CTO Thales Nederland


Moodi Mahmoudi

Co-Founder & CEO Collaborne


Miguel van Bodegom

Dutch Open Hackathon


Prof. Dr. Eric Claassen

CEO Vironovative


Linda van de Burgwal

Researcher & Lecturer VU


Pieter Hartog

Managing Director APM Terminals


Hans Klomp

Specialist Groei & Innovatie ABN AMRO


Chantal Fortes

Senior Manager Mobile Philips


Peter Struik

President Fujifilm


Bas van Dijk

Advisor Strategic Finance Port of Rotterdam


Steven Schuurman

Co-Founder & CEO Elastic


Steinar Henskes

Founder & CEO Bird Control Group


Chris Hall

Founder & CEO Bynder


Joris Beckers

Co-Founder Picnic


Vincent Karremans

Founder & Managing Director Magnet.me


Rogier van Camp

Founder & CEO Leapp


Camiel Notermans

Co-Founder Crowdale.com


Fabian Dudek

Founder Nestpick


Joost van Engen

Founder Healthy Entrepreneurs


Dick Ruimschotel

Founder & CEO CMC


Bob Gravestijn

Business Analyst ABN AMRO


Jeroen Veenenbos

Programme Manager Get Started ECE


Camiel Notermans

Founder Crowdale


Lilian Kulhan

Manager Indirect Tax PWC


Rolf van de Velde

CEO Undagrid


Henk Koster

Senior Advisor Ministry of Defense


Rune Hahn Kristensen

Senior Innovation Manager Maersk Maritime Technology


Judith van Summeren

Marketing Manager Nationale Nederlanden


Hans Buursink

Founder Brickler


Jorg van Heesbeen

Founder Jedlix


Mariken Gaanderse

Social Innovator Fonkeling


Henk Volberda

Professor of strategic management and business policy RSM


Melissa Ablett

General Manager CIC Rotterdam


Minouche Kramer

Startup Officer City of Amsterdam


Giovanni Pazienza

Co-founder and R&D Director VanPaz


Joyce Bliek

Rotterdam Logistics Lab


Patrick Gabriels

Innovation Leader EY


Guus Frericks

Founder HightechXL


Mirella van den Berg

Corporate Procurement Royal Schiphol Group


Brendan Jansen op de Haar

Founder & CEO Kleinhandel


Sem Carree

Co-Founder Kleinhandel


Nisha Bakker

Senior Partnerships Manager & PhD Candidate UNICEF Nederland


Joris van der Steuijt

co-founder Startup Insight & LAB 15

Contact

Lead organizer of the How To Get There (HTGT) Summit is 

Erasmus Centre for Entrepreneurship
Marconistraat 16
3029 AK Rotterdam
+31 (0)10 302 1331
www.ece.nl


Meet everyone you need in 1 day

Meet all the persons - from corporate innovators, to investors, to talent and fans - you need to be successful, in just one day.


 

Why participate

For every participant we have great opportunities:

Millions of fans
Connect with potential fans such as investors, corporates and experts
Global exposure
Get global exposure and contacts through a network in 100+ countries

Pitch Perfect
Participate in an exciting, educating process to perfectionize your pitch, get feedback from experts
Global Conference
Win awards and a ticket to the final at the Global Conference in March 2017 (in New York or Singapore)

How To Get There Summit
Get free tickets for the How To Get There Summit, the innovation event of the Netherlands
IBM
Get selected for IBM Smart Camp Launch in San Francisco if you apply before 1 October

Startups get ready!

Get in the Ring the Netherlands facilitates the complete program for startups on the HTGT Summit! The selection event of the biggest global startup competition of the Get in the Ring Foundation takes place on November 17th. 100 startups will be selected to pitch and finally 6 startups may battle in a spectacular award show. You will compete for awards, a place in the Global Final (in New York or Singapore) and the attention of more than 1,500 potential fans!

Next to the competition you can speed date 1-on-1 with more than 60 corporate innovators and investors (Matchups), attend startup bootcamp sessions where you best learn how to pitch or become investible, and get inspired by numerous talks of the biggest scale-up founders.

Startup program

Participating in Get in the Ring is not only about winning the competition. We have a great program exclusively for startups:




12:00 - 17:00

compete - Selection pitches

During the selection you will pitch for a spot on the main stage with an audience of 1,500 potential fans that same evening. You will have to pitch in front of an experienced jury and convince them why you are the most promising startup of the Netherlands.


MATCHUPS

Participate in one-on-one pre-matched speed dating sessions with investors and business leaders and discover business opportunities together.

Get Ready Workshops

Join workshops designed for startups during which you have the opportunity to - for example - learn how to best pitch your startup and how to become investible!

Talks by scaleup founders

Get insprired by and learn from the biggest scaleup founders, who talk about their  experiences, brilliant failures and tips for success.

17:00 - 18:00

INVESTORS MEETUP

A meetup for all startups and over 150 invited general partners from Dutch VCs.

18:30 - 20:30

How To get there summit main stage 
& get in the ring startup battles

Listen to keynote speakers, such as Constantijn van Oranje, and cast your vote for most the promising startup! The 6 best startups (selected during the day) will battle on the main stage, show what they’ve got and compete for the attention of potential fans and a ticket to the global final of the startup competition (in Singapore or New York).

20:30 - 23:00

AFTER PARTY

Get Ready workshops

GET READY FOR EUROPE

Katana


GET CORPORATE READY

Erik de Heer and Luuk Eliens, EY


GET YOUR STRATEGY READY

Business Models Inc.


GET INVESTOR READY

Ton van 't Noordende, Keadyn

Connect via Matchups

Get in touch with more than 60 corporates and investors during the Matchups: 1-on-1 speed dates that are matched in advance.

Participating corporates


Independent tank storage


Sustainable energy


IT services


Oil and energy


Health, nutrition and materials


Leisure, travel & tourism


Lithography systems


Beverages


Dredging and maritime


Cloud computing


Physics R&D tools


Investment fund


Insurance and investment


Thermosetting synthetics


Sustainable construction


Global shipping


Insurance


Independent research


Insurance


Royal Dutch Airline


Accounting and advisory


Banking


Investment management


Consumer goods


Airport company


Logistics and supply chain


Big Data Analytics


Global construction and services


Oil and energy


Hardware and software


Offshore energy industry


Dairy


Real Estate Technology


Investment fund of PON Holding


Management consulting


Semiconductors


Retail


Law enforcement


Accelerator maritime startups


Food production


Information technology and services


Digital services


Chemicals


“We dated with PostNL, Heijmans, Philips and IBM in just one hour instead of hours and hours and days and days it usually takes to get an appointment.” - Mark Hulshof, Founder & CEO Triggre

Application deadline

1 October: All startups that apply before October 1st have a chance to win a trip to San Francisco to the IBM Smart Camp Launch!

6 November: Deadline if you want to participate in the Competition and/or Matchups.

16 November: If you don't want to take part in the Competition and Matchups, but still want to join: startup bootcamp sessions, attend Talks of scaleup founders such as Han de Groot and Gerald Been, network at the Ecosystem Café, attend the spectacular startup battles, and everything more the How To Get There Summit has to offer.

Photo impression Get in the Ring the Netherlands 2015

ARE YOU READY TO GET IN THE RING?




Meet the right people and find out all the Dutch innovation-ecosystem has to offer to innovate faster together. Listen to talks of many Dutch scale-up founders and get mentored by top entrepreneurs. Meet incubators and innovation hubs from all Dutch regions.

GROWTH CAFE

Learn from 9 top entrepreneurs who will share their Growth Formula with you. 


Heleen Dura-van Oord

Businesswoman of the year


Han de Groot

Sold MetrixLab for €250M


Steven Schuurman

€1 billion valuation in 4 years


Steinar Henskes

75 countries in 4 years


Chris Hall

300 employees in 3 years


Joris Beckers

€20M revenue in 2 years


Vincent Karremans

40.000+ users in 4 years


Rogier van Camp

Finalist EY Entrepreneur of the Year


Kees de Jong

Ambassador of nlgroeit

MEET THE DUTCH ECOSYSTEM IN OUR ECOSYSTEM CAFES

The ecosystem cafe brings together the Dutch innovation ecosystem. In different areas of expertise, you can meet key persons that you need to innovate in a specific sector. Want to innovate in the maritime sector? Join the Port Cafe, where Port of Rotterdam as barkeeper has invited their network of innovators. Or join one of the other cafes, within the energy, food or tech sector.

Or are you looking for more information and support? The networks that support your company will be there, giving you insights in internationalisation in the expansion cafe, public funding or how the government can be a customer. How you can smartly fund your company will be explained in the smart funding cafe.


12:30-13:30 Public Funding Cafe

RVO


13:30-14:30 Doing business with the government

Ministry of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Defence, National Police, Municipalities Amsterdam, Eindhoven and The Hague, Startup in Residence


14:30-15:30 Smart funding cafe

Scale-Up Nation, Blue Whale Ventures


15:30-16:30 Expansion cafe

Venture Cafe, DutchBasecamp, CIC, BuZa, Dutch Embassies


12:30-13:30 Energy cafe

Stichting Kiemt


13:30 - 14:30 Port cafe

Port of Rotterdam, iTanks, Van Oord, RDM Campus, PortXL, Vopak


14:30 - 15:30 Tech Cafe

YES!Delft, Brainport Development, Hightech XL, CVN, TekDelta


15:30 - 16:30 Health Cafe

Health Valley, Philips, PostNL, Humanitas, SMO, Rockstart Health


16:30-18:30 Agri & Food Cafe

Startlife, Wageningen UR


12:30 - 18:30 Talent Cafe

ECE Students, SMO Students, YES!Delft Students, INC Students, ACE Students

WORK WITH OUR OPEN DATA IN THE API BOOTH

Get in contact with the people behind the open data of companies like PostNL, Chamber of Commerce, KLM and Schiphol. Learn all about their data, how to use their APIs and how to create new products and services. Innovate faster together with these companies!


Video impression How To Get There Summit 2015

"Fast implementation, creativity and also a lot of fun."
Robert Witteveen, Strategy & Innovation at Vivat 

Last year's How To Get There Summit was a big success! 2500 startups and innovation professionals came together to meet, share experiences and get inspired. As a result more than 230 new connections were made between startups and corporates. Also 20 CEOs of multinationals came together with startup founders in a Captains Meetup to design a roadmap on how corporates can further boost the startup ecosystem.



Contact

Lead organizer of the How To Get There (HTGT) Summit is 

Erasmus Centre for Entrepreneurship
Marconistraat 16
3029 AK Rotterdam
+31 (0)10 302 1331
www.ece.nl



99 speakers with various backgrounds and all with an expertise in innovation will host 44 parallel 'How To' sessions. The How To sessions are all about sharing experiences concerning how we can innovate faster together. Check out the How To sessions in detail:


HOW TO SESSIONS

How to scout global startups

Get In The Ring, Maersk Maritime Technology


How To implement technologies into your core business

AkzoNobel


How To spin out

Eneco


How to succesfully fail at organizing innovation

Deloitte Innovation


How to deal with robotics & automation

Robot Care Systems & TU Delft, University of Twente


How to launch a joint venture

Independer & Aim for the Moon


How to innovate with new technologies in the public sector

Nationale Politie & AIR Luchtmacht


How to capture value from investing in startups

EUR & KLM


How To manage your portfolio?

TMG & Eneco


How to work with open data

KVK, Schiphol & Node1


How to tackle those tenders and get your R&D financed

The Hague Impact City


How To innovate with Big Data

Thales


How to push the limits in sports engineering

TU Delft


How to prepare your workforce for a digital transformation

Vopak, Randstad & APM Terminals


How to embrace uncertainty

BusinessModelInc.


How to cooperate with startups - The PortXL experience

PortXL


How to disrupt as a corporate

Eneco & Erasmus Centre for Entrepreneurship


How to use in-house startups to jump-start innovation within corporations

NRC


How to cope with change as a governmental organization

Nationale Politie


How to develop your startup city

StartupAmsterdam


How to apply combinatoric innovation

University Maastricht


How to foster regional development

Groningen University, Cottonwood Ventures & Kennispark Twente


How to support innovation drivers

ECE & ING


How to launch a corporate startup

YES!Delft


How to unleash the entrepreneurial mindset in a corporate setting

Effectuation Academy


How to create your own disruption... and survive!

De Gasfabriek


How to create earlyvangelists

Blue Whale Ventures


How to open up procurement to startups

Metro Group, Royal Schiphol Group


How to design entrepreneurial ecosystems

Utrecht University


How to organize serendipity within the innovation process

Achmea & Seats2meet


How to fund regional development

UNIIQ & Brainport Development


How to identify the right coporate venturing strategy

CVN & DSM


How to start and maintain a corporate venturing strategy

CVN


How to stimulate entrepreneurial training

Haagse Hogeschool


How to structure your collaboration with startups

KPN & Nuon


How to learn from Silicon Valley

Port of Rotterdam


How to shape our ecosystem in the future

Ministry of Economic Affairs & DutchCE


How to innovate in the service industry

UvA


How to innovate for impact

UNICEF


How to manage today and invent the future

RSM, Thales Nederand, Ahold


How to apply science to practice and lead alignment

Vanderlande, VGZ & Vitens


How to support the alignment initiative and work your own alignment case

VGZ & Vanderlande


How to sound like alignment

S-ray Diagnostics


How to create a Silicon Valley mindset

Silicon Valley


How To #OccupyInnovation

Collaborne, Philips & Dutch Open Hackathon


How To accelerate corporate innovation

ABN AMRO, EY & HighTechXL


How to get access to academic knowledge to support your growth

VU


How To use blockchain in practice

Port of Rotterdam & PWC


How to innovate in the construction industry

Startupbouw, Bouygues, PIANOo


How to start and scale your startup (students only)

Magnet.me, Founder Nestpick, ECE


How apply a designerly approach in your innovation practice

HHS


How to supervise innovations and innovate supervision

CMC


How to drive innovation through design thinking

Wildfire

Contact

Lead organizer of the How To Get There (HTGT) Summit is 

Erasmus Centre for Entrepreneurship
Marconistraat 16
3029 AK Rotterdam
+31 (0)10 302 1331
www.ece.nl


Participants of the How To Get There (HTGT) Summit can see, feel, hear, and sometimes even taste what the innovation ecosystem of the Netherlands has to offer in just one day. All innovation hubs, from Brainport Eindhoven to StartupAmsterdam and from Kennispark Twente to The Hague Impact City, showcase their facilities and share their knowledge and expertise. 

With all HTGT Summit passes*:










Participate in 44 parallel How To sessions by 99 experts
Meet everyone you need at the Ecosystem cafés
Search for the Growth Formula: talks by scaleup founders
Entrance to spectacular closing show with scaleup panel and startup battles
Get inspired by 350+ startups
Get to know 80+ innovation hubs
Meet 1500+ corporate innovators
Meet 2500+ fellow innovation-minded visitors to Innovate Faster Together


*Except for closing show pass
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PROFESSIONAL

€ 599 excl. VAT  

For everyone who wants to innovate faster together. Meet everyone you need, in one day.

Especially interesting for corporate innovators:





    Connect via Matchups
    How To embed open innovation
    How To innovate with big data
    Implement startup innovation


Get professional pass

STARTUP

€ 175 excl. VAT * 

*Get in the Ring applications are closed.
For startups with an innovative and scalable business model, founded less than 8 years ago.

Especially interesting for startups:  





    Compete
    Connect via Matchups
    Get ready workshops
    Investors meetup


Get startup pass

ENTREPRENEUR

€ 349 excl. VAT  

For founders and Director Majority Shareholders (Directeur-Grootaandeelhouder, DGA).

Especially interesting for entrepreneurs:  





    Searching for Growth Formula
    Entrepreneurial leadership
    Innovating in circular economy
    Disrupting your business model


Get entrepreneur pass

INVESTOR

€ 349 incl. VAT  

For venture partners of VC's, institutional and informal investors with a track record.

Especially interesting for investors:






    Investors Meetup
    Connect via Matchups
    How To manage your portfolio
    Scouting worldwide startups


Get investor pass

MBA STUDENT

€ 349 incl. VAT  

For MBA students, verification with student number and student e-mail address.

Especially interesting for MBA students:  





    Embracing uncertainty
    Subsidies & programs café
    Searching for Growth Formula
    Innovating in circular economy


Get MBA student pass

STUDENT (non-MBA)

€ 25 incl. VAT  

For students, verification with student number and student e-mail address.

Especially interesting for students:






    How To learn from sports
    Talent café
    Get ready workshops
     Mini-hackathon


Get student pass

CLOSING SHOW

€ 49 incl. VAT  

For everyone who is in for a night full of inspiring ideas and interactive discussions. The spectacular startup battles with the most promising startups of NL and a scaleup panel with famous founders.




    Scaleup panel
     Three startup battles
    After party


Get closing show ticket

Special offer

Get a combination ticket to attend the How To Get There Summit and get first access to the Lean Startup Experience (LSXP) Rotterdam for a practical approach on the Lean Startup from 30 November - 2 December for €749* all together (usual price is €599 + €499)!

*For fulltime students a special student combi pass is available, verification with student number and student e-mail address. 

HTGT SUMMIT & LSXP

€ 749 excl. VAT  

Attend the HTGT Summit to connect with everyone you need. Two weeks later experience it first hand: the Lean Startup method at LSXP Rotterdam. During the exciting, inspiring and most of all (inter)active three-day workshop, you will learn the basics of Lean Startup.

Get combi pass

Contact

Lead organizer of the How To Get There (HTGT) Summit is 

Erasmus Centre for Entrepreneurship
Marconistraat 16
3029 AK Rotterdam
+31 (0)10 302 1331
www.ece.nl