Amsterdam is a hyper-connected hub for entrepreneurs, emerging tech and innovation. To realise its full potential, the City of Amsterdam offers StartupAmsterdam. This action programme aims to strengthen and showcase Amsterdam’s ever-evolving startup ecosystem. By leveraging assets that are already in place, it ensures innovative and sustainable entrepreneurship can flourish.
According to the Central Bureau of Statistics, in 2018 the Netherlands had over 10,000 fast-growing companies for the first time, representing a 20% increase over the previous year.
Stay up to date with Amsterdam’s startup scene with our funding roundup from 26 July 2019.
Twenty-five Dutch venture capital investors and TechLeap.NL are taking part in #FundRight, a joint initiative for more gender diversity in the startup ecosystem.
Make IT Work retrains highly educated people for careers in IT and most costs are covered by partnering companies.
Growth Tribe is launching new traineeship programmes for candidates with bachelor's and master's degrees.
DataChangers believes education should be available for everyone and offers free access to online labs and exercises.
Code to Change prepares women for successful careers in tech with the hope of making gender equality and economic empowerment a reality.
Is your company looking for highly educated IT talent? Connect with Make IT Work at our next breakfast meeting on 1 October and learn about chances to collaborate!