Startupbootcamp Commerce Amsterdam

We work with the world’s leading 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

Our 3-month innovation program focuses on the 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 work with startups in the MVP/prototype phase or first customers phase and scale-ups from all over the world, innovating within the field of commerce.

If you are interested in joining the next program 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

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
Efrat Avnet Steinberg

Efrat Avnet Steinberg

Chief Operations Officer
Kristi Kurvits

Kristi Kurvits

Operations Manager
Janelly Ortega Moncada

Janelly Ortega Moncada

Operations Assistant & Event Lead
Adwoba Arhin

Adwoba Arhin

Scouting Lead
Ruperto Calatrava

Ruperto Calatrava

Startup Scout
Thyra Hartmann

Thyra Hartmann

Startup Scout
Eva Bandelj

Eva Bandelj

Community & Ecosystem Lead
Tasneem Hooghart

Tasneem Hooghart

Marketing & Content Lead
Jeroen van den Bosch

Jeroen van den Bosch

President International Business Development
Giovanni Vaccari

Giovanni Vaccari

Chief Creative and Branding
Beatriz Mota

Beatriz Mota

Design Lead
Mexx de Zeeuw

Mexx de Zeeuw

Producer
Edith Jacques

Edith Jacques

Office design and facilities

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