Banks have a role to stimulate good ideas towards startups, in addition to universities, companies, venture capitalists and incubators. The organizers from this new event The New Dutch want to examine where the greatest untapped potential lies, from the strength of the participants.
During the day banks and fintech startups will discuss what is needed to work together better, as well as comprehend each other better.
The day will be opened by Prince Constantijn van Oranje (StartupDelta).
Bank Panel discussion
What is the relationship between banks and the economy? What are the challenges and opportunities? How to banks think of startups and their role to strengthen the position of The Netherlands?
Bastiaan Walenkamp – SNS Bank
Harrie Vollaard – Rabobank
Lodewijk Bonebakker – ING
Menno van Leeuwen – ABN AMRO
Startup Panel discussion
What experience do startups have with the banks? Where are the opportunities for banks to strengthen their role? What should be done differently?
Arnoud Haverlag – Disrupted.vc
Arthur Nijhuis – Rechtstreex
Tamis Bouman – Third
This day is organized by Holland Fintech, with the help of banks ABN Amro, ING, Rabobank, SNS and Triodos. Participating startups will be announced shortly.
What: The New Dutch
When: November 13
Where: Volkshotel, Wibautstraat 150, Amsterdam
Time: 10.30 – 14.00
Photo by Pieter van Marion (creative commons via Flickr)