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Expansion Café – part of Upstream Festival 2020

Thursday Gathering September 24th

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Thursday Gathering September 24th

10:00–11:00 Break Out: Introduction to 3rd CIIE Trade and Investment Matchmaking - Rotterdam Partners & Bank of China (Luxembourg) S.A. Rotterdam Branch
Get introduced to the Third China International Import Expo (CIIE) and the Trade and Investment Matchmaking Conference during the webinar. Part of Venture Café's Expansion Café & Upstream Festival!
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17:00–17:30 Break Out: Maximize your Virtual Venture Café Experience - Venture Café Rotterdam
During this session, we will maximize your virtual Venture Café experience, with short introductions and new connections! We will inform you about Venture Café mission and the programming offered. You get to share what you are looking for and can make some first serendipitous connects!
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17:00–19:00 Break Out: Get Connected in our Virtual Networking Space! - Venture Café Rotterdam & Venture Café Warsaw
Networking is at the heart of Venture Café! Join us in this main networking space to connect, exchange and collaborate. This space will be open for the duration of the Thursday Gathering to allow for serendipitous connections. Join to talk about a specific subject or for an informal chat to get to know other visitors!
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17:00–18:00 Break Out: RCD Talk | Mobility featuring Niki Sie (Juuve) - Rotterdam Central District
May we introduce to you: RCD Talk! The theme of RCD in September is Mobility. What will the Central District of the future look like? Will there be cars at all on Weena in 10 years time? For this talk RCD has invited Niki Sie. Niki is the founder of Juuve. Curious about Niki's ideas and the challenges he sees? Join!
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17:00–18:30 Break Out: Learn about City, Business & Startup Ecosystems of Warsaw and Rotterdam - Innovation Bridge Warsaw & Rotterdam
This Thursday we create a bridge between the innovation community in Warsaw and Rotterdam. This week we are opening the bridge by exploring both of our ecosystems. Join this session to learn more about the startup, business and city ecosystem from experts from the city of Warsaw and city of Rotterdam: Piotr Paradowski, Agnieszka Szweda, Maciej Sadowski, Julia-Oomens Meer, and Robert Tans.
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18:00–19:00 Break Out: Beyond Borders (part of Upstream Festival)- Venture Café, The Next Women, CIC & RVO
A live interactive talkshow with inspiring guests and moderated by Rixt Herklots (The Next Women. In this live talk show, you will get informed, inspired, and motivated to do business abroad. Walk away with concrete steps and an enriched network to make your next international (ad)venture a success. Join!
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18:30–19:00 Break Out: Startup Pitches from Warsaw and Rotterdam - Innovation Bridge Venture Café Warsaw & Rotterdam
This Thursday we create a bridge between the innovation community in Warsaw and Rotterdam. This week we are opening the bridge by exploring both of our ecosystems. Join this session to listen to pitches from startups in both Rotterdam and Warsaw and get a feel for the innovations that are being worked on in each of these cities. Expect: Aternet, Emproof, Simpliz, Veturai Automotive, Trasee, Dronhub, 4Omid, Studio Halftone, The Integrity Coordinator & Danielle van Uden to do a short 2min pitch!
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19:30–20:00 Break Out: Debate about Dutch and Polish Road to Innovation - Innovation Bridge Venture Café Warsaw & Rotterdam
This Thursday we create a bridge between the innovation community in Warsaw and Rotterdam. This week we are opening the bridge by exploring both of our ecosystems. Join this session to learn about the road to innovation from Polish and Dutch startups & scale-ups. Featuring: Veturai Automotive & Placeme pl (Warsaw), and Studio Halftone & Skoon (Rotterdam).
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These are the confirmed events so far. Changes to the program may occur.

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