Online communities for entrepreneurs

Join one of Amsterdam’s online communities for entrepreneurs – which focus on everything from the life sciences to urban sustainability – to meet new people, develop your skills and share knowledge. 


Online communities

7days2go Expert Pool

This network of specialists in business development helps set up or optimise businesses, addressing issues such as brand identity, human resources, content creation, online marketing, legal issues and more.


Antler is a startup generator and early-stage VC that turns the world's top talent into great founders of great companies.


Supported by StartupAmsterdam and Smart Health Amsterdam, Accelerate2 provides young companies with a digitised acceleration programme to help them grow and develop.

Amsterdam Smart City

Dedicated to creating a liveable urban future, Amsterdam Smart City’s innovation platform connects people working to build the cities of tomorrow through solutions and collaboration.

Dutch Startup Association

The DSA organises events, debates and webinars about topics including grant applications, approaching investors and pitch deck guidance. Its members come from a wide range of startups across all industries.


Calling itself the “home of entrepreneurs,” Entnest offers a curated community of companies, tools, people and resources that form a valuable and organised network.

Female Switch

This social impact project comprises an educational platform and a data-driven role-playing game for future female entrepreneurs, providing all the skills needed to launch a startup, become an entrepreneur or master digital tools.

Growth Hacker Talk

Join Growth Hacker Talk, a community where passionate founders and marketers connect and share knowledge about innovation and growth hacking.

Hackers and Founders

The largest community of tech developers and entrepreneurs in the Netherlands, Hackers and Founders has a co-working space and regular meetups.

Idea Hackers

Ideal for people who love building products and sharing knowledge, Idea Hackers members can attend social events, participate in workshops and benefit from other services.


A network community aiming to connect entrepreneurs and established businesses as well as providing general inspiration.


Omek is a community-based platform dedicated to the social and professional advancement of talent from the African diaspora.

Sigma Squared

The Dutch chapter of the global community of founders under 26, who challenge the status quo and strive to make a positive impact.

Smart Health Amsterdam

Designed to spur innovation in data and AI for the life sciences and health sector, the Smart Health Amsterdam community can help businesses grow, find new connections and make a difference.


StartupLeap provides knowledge, a community and support for first time founders. Anywhere, anytime.

Tech Makers

Guided by a desire to connect, inspire and empower, Tech Makers is for people focused on technology that has the potential to have a serious impact and make a difference in the world.

Young Creators

Young Creators is a community of over 24.000 young and ambitious talents. Join them if you want to extend your network with like-minded peers.

Young Impact Makers

A community for impact entrepreneurs in the making, who aim to do good while doing business – either by starting their own social enterprise or by working with other organisations. Founded by Impact Hub Amsterdam and Starters4Communities in 2016, the community now consists of more than 2300 young impact makers.