State of Dutch Tech 2023 | Together for Transitions | In-person

Uniting leaders in Dutch tech. The Netherlands can be proud, it is home to some of the world’s most inspirational tech companies, whose groundbreaking innovations hold the potential to revolutionise and improve the planet as we know it. To fully unleash this potential and to create a more ambitious, diverse and connected ecosystem, major shifts are needed to break down the common barriers scaling businesses face.  

Ready to experience the power of Dutch tech?

Join us in-person for February’s hybrid State of Dutch Tech 2023 event in The Hague, where we unite leaders from the tech ecosystem who together hold the power to unlock its towering global potential.

Don’t miss out, places for the in-person event are limited. Register now to secure your spot.


16th February 2023

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
10:45 AM - 11:20 AM

Speakers: Mark Rutte, Prime Minister of the Netherlands & Constantijn van Oranje, Special Envoy

11:20 AM - 12:10 PM

During an interactive show, we'll discuss the bottlenecks in the Dutch ecosystem. We bring together leaders from the sector with a united goal of unlocking its towering potential on a global scale. Three key topics: 

- Unlocking Dutch Deeptech potential 

- Co-investments, why would I care?

- Diversity & Inclusion as Business Enablers

12:10 PM - 12:30 PM

Speakers: Micky Adriaansens, Minister of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

With over 350 attendees confirmed, it's your unique chance to connect with some of the most experienced serial entrepreneurs, investors, and Dutch policy makers!

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Ask your questions on the State of Dutch Tech via the YouTube Live with Constantijn van Oranje, Special Envoy, Jacqueline van den Ende, Carbon Equity. Moderated by Gerrit Heijkoop.

The Netherlands excels in European entrepreneurship, boasting success stories from businesses tackling vital societal issues like Remote, Mapiq, LG Sonic, Picnic, Nearfield Instruments, Effect Photonics, Axelera AI, Mosa Meat, Meatable and many others. 

However, the ecosystem is at a crucial stage. Major shifts are needed to cement the Netherlands as a global tech powerhouse. State of Dutch Tech 2023 is an opportunity for leading figures to come together in person and discuss how we can tackle the biggest roadblocks currently facing scaleups, like talent, diversity, capital and policies, and create a thriving landscape that showcases the true power of Dutch tech to the world. 

To achieve this, State of Dutch Tech 2023 will connect you with fellow leaders in a hybrid event that paves the way for a thriving, inclusive tech ecosystem, one that enables the trailblazing potential we have right here on our doorstep to prosper.

Event Venue

Please check this map for important information concerning parking instructions, as well as access by public transport.


State of Dutch Tech 2023 will be a hybrid event.
As a valued leader in our tech ecosystem, we invite you to join our in-person event in The Hague, where we will connect you to an exclusive community of key stakeholders within the Netherlands’ tech ecosystem

The event will also be broadcast online, so the entire ecosystem can tune in from anywhere in the world and play an active part in the event.

If you prefer to join us online, please let us know in the registration form.

We're honoured to announce the first speakers. You can find them here.

Of course! We'd love for you to bring a partner or colleague to State of Dutch Tech 2023. Since the in-person event is invite-only, please share the contact details of people you'd like to invite to the event via the registration form or send us an email at

In case you have any questions or technical difficulties before, during or after the event, please feel free to contact us at     

State of Dutch Tech 2023 will indeed be recorded, and you’ll be able to request the on-demand replay after the event has wrapped up.

More details about the location in The Hague will be shared soon.

If you decide to join this hybrid event online, you can get access through your personal livestream link. This link will be sent to the email address you used when registering for the online event. Check your inbox (incl. spam folder) one hour before the event - you should receive an email from us with the access details.

As an important member of the ecosystem, we look forward to meeting with you at the in-person event. Should you not be able to join the event in The Hague, but would like to join us online instead, Please indicate that in the registration form or let us via

Yes, of course! Please see the map below for more details. If you wish to download the map as a PDF file, please click here.