Startupbootcamp Commerce Amsterdam

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We are looking for Startups & Scaleups in the Logistics Solutions, Security & Fraud, AI, Data & Behavioral Analytics, Ad & Marketing Solutions, Sales Tech and Retail Tech industries.

There are 4.6 billion people predicted to be online by 2021. Startupbootcamp aims to innovate the Commerce ecosystem by providing the most promising companies in the world with an innovation accelerator program based in Amsterdam.

About the Program

This 3-month innovation program focuses on the 10 selected companies, providing them with access to a global network of industry experts, business mentors, investors, and corporate partners. Intense mentorship, guided support, top-level masterclasses, pitching opportunities and networking events – all of this creates a perfect environment for business acceleration. Co-working space in Amsterdam’s first startup hub and €15K to cover living expenses included.

What are the requirements to join? We invite startups in the MVP/prototype phase or first customers phase and scale-ups from all over the world, innovating within the field of commerce, to apply for the innovation program in 2018.

If you are interested in joining or would like to know more about how you can collaborate with us, feel free to contact us via email.

Timeline

  • Sep 03

    Applications open

  • Dec 03

    Applications close

  • Jan 29 - 30

    Selection Days

  • Feb 27

    Program begins

  • May 28

    Demo Day

Upcoming Events

27 September Paris, France – Commerce Office Hours Join Event
28 September Paris, France – Commerce Office Hours@ Change Now Summit Join Event
30 September Munich, Germany- Commerce Office Hours @Bitz & Pretzels Join Event
03 October Madrid, Spain- Commerce Office Hours @ South Summit Join Event
04 October Madrid, Spain- Commerce Office Hours Join Event
09 October Amsterdam, The Netherlands – Commerce FastTrack@ eWeek Join Event
16 October Istanbul, Turkey- Commerce FastTrack Event Join Event
17 October Istanbul, Turkey- Commerce Office Hours @Webrazzi Join Event
22 October Warsaw, Poland- Commerce Office Hours Join Event
23 October Warsaw, Poland- Commerce Office Hours@ Wolves Summit Join Event
26 October Barcelona, Spain- Commerce Office Hours Join Event
29 October Dusseldorf, Germany- Commerce Office Hours Join Event
30 October Hamburg, Germany- Commerce Office Hours Join Event
31 October Berlin, Germany- Commerce Office Hours Join Event
07 November Lisbon, Portugal- Commerce Office Hours@ Web Summit Join Event
08 November Lisbon, Portugal- Commerce Office Hours Join Event
13 November Milan, Italy- Commerce Office Hours Join Event
15 November Prague, Czech Republic- Commerce Office Hours Join Event
20 November Kiev, Ukraine – Commerce Office Hours Join Event
22 November Amsterdam, The Netherlands- Commerce Fast Track Event Join Event
30 November Tallinn, Estonia- Commerce Office Hours Join Event
03 December Helsinki, Finland- Commerce Office Hours Join Event
04 December Helsinki, Finland- Commerce Office Hours@Slush Join Event

Why join the program?

3-Month Program

An intense 3-month program designed to support entrepreneurs scale their industry-changing technology businesses.

Masterclasses

Expert-led sessions covering all scaling fundamentals - from business model canvas, lean methodology to fundraising

Corporate Partners

Connections to the leading corporates in your industry for pilot projects, partnership opportunities, and as customers

Global Network

Unmatched access to a global network of mentors, corporate partners, industry experts, and alumni across 40+ countries

Tailored Mentorship

Over 1000 carefully selected mentors from the Commerce industry who provide hands-on support and valuable introductions

Coworking Space

Free desks for your entire team in a dynamic coworking space for the duration of the 3-month program

Living Expenses

€15K in cash per team to cover living expenses during the program

Perks & Discounts

More than €500K+ in exclusive partner deals from leading technology providers such as Amazon, HubSpot, SendGrid, and others

Alumni Growth Program

Continued post-program support far after the 3-month program through annual alumni only events, deals and tailored introductions

Industry Events

Exclusive opportunities to take part in leading Commerce conferences and events

Investor Access

Meet most active VCs and Angel investors in your industry from around the world

Demo Day

A day to celebrate your achievements during the program with 400+ investors, corporates, mentors and press attendees

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Location

The Startupbootcamp office is the 750 m2 office in B.Amsterdam. With its 40.000 square meters and three buildings, B. Amsterdam is becoming the biggest startup hub in Europe. B. is a creative workspace for innovation, entrepreneurship, and growth. B.Amsterdam - Johan Huizingalaan 763a, 1066 VH, Amsterdam Map http://b-buildingbusiness.com/amsterdam/

Startupbootcamp Commerce Amsterdam Team

Ernst Hoestra

Ernst Hoestra

Managing Director
Alejandra Buitrago Montoya

Alejandra Buitrago Montoya

Chief Operations Officer
Wilson Rainho

Wilson Rainho

Lead Scout
Adwoba Arhin

Adwoba Arhin

Scout
Giovanni Vaccari

Giovanni Vaccari

Designer
Beatriz Mota

Beatriz Mota

Designer
Tasneem Hooghart

Tasneem Hooghart

Multimedia Storyteller
Sara Alegre Palacios

Sara Alegre Palacios

Multimedia Creative
Antonio Filograsso

Antonio Filograsso

Scout
Mexx de Zeeuw

Mexx de Zeeuw

Intern
Eva Bandelj

Eva Bandelj

Community Engagement Lead
Edith Jacques

Edith Jacques

Happiness Manager
Jonathan Rieck

Jonathan Rieck

Intern
Jeroen van den Bosch

Jeroen van den Bosch

Business Development

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