State of Dutch Tech 2023 | Together for Transitions | Online

Uniting leaders in Dutch tech. The Netherlands can be proud, it is home to some of the most inspirational tech companies in the world, 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 online for February’s hybrid State of Dutch Tech 2023 event, where we bring together leaders from the tech ecosystem with a united goal of unlocking its towering potential on a global scale. 


16th February 2023

10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
11:00 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 - 1:00 PM

With over 2,000 attendees confirmed, it's your unique chance to digitally 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 changes are needed to cement the Netherlands as a global tech powerhouse. State of Dutch Tech 2023 is an opportunity to come together and address the biggest roadblocks currently facing scaleups, and create a thriving landscape that showcases the true power of Dutch tech to the world. 

The highly-curated online programme has been built to tackle the biggest roadblocks facing tech scaleups, like talent, diversity, capital and policies, and to ensure a thriving, diverse ecosystem. Throughout the online event, you’ll gain exclusive access to fascinating panel discussions, priceless in-depth insights and scaling advice from experts at the forefront of the Netherlands’ technology landscape.


State of Dutch Tech 2023 will be a hybrid event.

As a valued player in our tech ecosystem, we invite you to join the online event. The event will be broadcast live from The Hague, so you can tune in from anywhere in the world and play an active part in the event as well as connect with other leaders from the ecosystem.

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

Of course! We'd really appreciate you spreading the word about State of Dutch Tech 2023. All you need to do is forward the registration link to people you'd like to invite to the event.

If 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.

You will be able to access the event 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.