Are you ready to pursue your big goals and fulfill your bold dreams?
If yes, what’s better than attending conferences, and bringing home a ton of knowledge, valuable connections, and network with like-minded people. Nothing fuels creativity and innovation more than a conference that unites like-minded people.
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But which conferences and events should you attend? Here’s a list of upcoming online, hybrid and in-person events in Amsterdam that are worth considering this fall.
Date: September 2
Looking for a new job? Improve your chances by attending the Netherland Virtual TJF 2021 event. TechJobsFair Netherlands is a great opportunity to look for a new job while growing your network and meeting other like-minded people in the bustling Netherland region. The event allows job seekers to browse and apply to some of the fastest-growing companies. Interested participants can register here.
Those who are subscribed to StartupAmsterdam’s newsletter, check your mail today for a discount code to apply to exhibit at TechJobFair.
IamExpat Fair Amsterdam 2021
Date: September 11
The Netherlands is a popular location for expats, but there are lots of important things you should know first. This international one-day event is designed to connect and support the expat community in the Netherlands.
You can meet businesses and organisations offering a variety of services, attend presentations and workshops to help you thrive in the Netherlands, and encounter other expats, all in a single location. If you want to join, register here.
Amsterdam Tech Job Fair
Date: October 7
Whether you are looking for a job or recruiting, Amsterdam Tech Job Fair by TechMeetups is the place to be. This event offers a chance for job seekers to meet top employers and speed interview for several positions during the event.
If you are fed up submitting your CV online, here’s a chance to change your strategy and do a bit of networking. Students, graduates, alumni, job seekers looking for a career in technology, marketing or sales, are encouraged to attend. Are you interested? Check out here.
Digital Procurement World
Date: September 15-16
DPW (Digital Procurement World) 2021 is the world’s largest conference for digital procurement, bringing together the entire digital procurement ecosystem from enterprise to big tech startups, investors/VCs, industry analysts, press, and bloggers. The international event is geared towards networking opportunities for executives in charge of digital procurement transformation and implementation. If you are one of them, click here to register. Startups can also still apply, until August 27th.
MKB Digitalisieringsoffensief Kick Off Event
Date: September 16
The Digitisation Offensive supports entrepreneurs from the Amsterdam region with digitisation to help their SMEs grow faster. It also hosts startups with useful tools to support or accelerate that digitisation and connects them with interested SMEs. The event is an initiative of Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences, MKB-Amsterdam, and Ready to Scale and is made possible by the Ministry of Economic Affairs and the Municipality of Amsterdam. The program offers workshops, speed dates, matching markets, and more. You can register here.
Self Made Summit
Date: September 16
Are you looking for useful tools, valuable lessons, new inspiration, and like-minded contacts, career-wise? Self Made Summit is the event you should look out for. The program of The Self-Made Summit consists of a series of keynotes, masterclasses, power-up panels, and workshops by successful speakers from home and abroad. Are you interested? Get your tickets here.
Date: September 21-23
Money20/20 is a global event enabling payments and financial services innovation for connected commerce at the intersection of mobile, retail, marketing services, data, and technology.
The event brings fintech’s biggest hive mind together to have conversations and make the decisions that will shape the future of the industry, and the products and services the world will be using in 5 years. Buy your pass here.
Date: September 30 – October 11
TNW Conference is a 2-day technology event that brings together international tech executives, top-tier investors, scale-ups, and startups for business and knowledge sharing. This is TNW’s first hybrid edition, meaning it will take place in-person in Amsterdam, as well as digitally online. Through this event, you will get valuable keynote content, interactive sessions with audience engagement, and plenty of opportunities to connect and do business with people attending in-person and online. For more information, click here.
Startups from Amsterdam, the city is calling! StartupAmsterdam and Smart Health Amsterdam are looking for innovations that contribute to the city to exhibit with them. Find more info here. Interested? Register your startup here before August 25th and become a part of TNW.
World Hydrogen Congress 2021
Date: October 4-6
Hydrogen is becoming a preferred solution to decarbonising power generation, energy storage, cost-efficient drivetrains, and industrial heat markets. The World Hydrogen Congress 2021 is all about accelerating transition to hydrogen through actionable insights and networking. Startups working on the energy transition in the Netherlands might want to block this in their calendar; the city of Amsterdam is laying out its vision for hydrogen energy here. If you are interested, check out here.
The Dutch Startup Conference
Date: October 5
The Dutch Startup Conference 2021 is the annual conference for Dutch Startup Founders, VCs, Executives, and Seed Fund Partners. Hosted by Startup Network Europe, this webinar will focus on practical steps to scale your startup. For this edition, the speakers and guests will be Dutch Startup Founders based in Silicon Valley and the United States. Want to join and get access to industry trends and innovative tools? Click here.
Date: October 12
The Intelligent Health summit brings together the global AI and health communities to advance discussions on how to apply AI and drive technological collaboration in healthcare, by connecting clinicians, patients, and decision-makers in healthcare settings with technologists.
CPD-accredited large-scale global summit brings C-level executives, clinicians, hospital heads, and scientists from pharma, biotech, medtech, health provisions, tech, startups, and investment companies from every corner of the globe. Are you interested? Click here to register.
Startups from the Amsterdam-region get the unique opportunity to exhibit their innovation, together with StartupAmsterdam and Smart Health Amsterdam. Find more info here. Interested? Register your startup here to show off your company on Intelligent Health 2021.
World Summit AI
Date: October 13 – 14
World Summit AI is a renowned AI summit, bringing together the global AI ecosystem of Enterprise, BigTech, Startups, Investors, Science, and the brightest brains in AI in Amsterdam to tackle the most burning AI issues head-on and set the global AI agenda. The summit will contain Plenary sessions, Table-talks, Workshops, Curated 121 meetings, and much more. Book your tickets here.
Startups from Amsterdam, don’t miss this one! StartupAmsterdam and Smart Health Amsterdam are looking for innovations that contribute to the city to exhibit with them. Find more info here. Interested? Register your startup here and become a part of World Summit AI.
Date: October 14
CES Unveiled is an in-person event to showcase the latest technology from around the region. From startups to established brands, the CES Unveiled series is the ultimate sneak peek of what will be launched to the world at CES 2022. You can register here.
EAGE Annual 2021
Date: October 18 – 21
The 82nd EAGE Annual Conference & Exhibition is the largest and most comprehensive multidisciplinary geoscience and engineering event.
The conference will have technical oral and e-Poster presentations, where you can get up-to-date insights covering every aspect of geoscience and related engineering topics, training courses, and workshops
In addition, key sessions are held for students, young professionals, and women in the geoscience and engineering industry. Geoscience and engineering startups looking for an opportunity to attract new investors and customers – and to boost their visibility – join the EAGE Start Up Area. You can check out more information here.
Strike Two Summit
StrikeTwo is a combination of a hackathon and an acceleration program, addressing the biggest challenges of our agrifood economy. This 4-day working summit’s overall objective is to accelerate the resilience of the agrifood economy with technology. At this summit, you will get hands-on working sessions, develop a 1-year innovation roadmap, and more. Want to connect with like-minded people, you can check it out by clicking here.
Date: November 11
Emerce eDay is one of the most notable Dutch business events which takes place in Amsterdam, focusing on the future of online media, business, and marketing. In this event, you will get keynotes on brands, media, tech, and commerce, 25+ on-demand videos, and exclusive masterclasses with top speakers and leaders. What are you waiting for? Click here to register.
VRDays Europe 7 – Immersive Tech Week
Date: November 13 – 17
VRDays Europe has been an event focusing on the impact and transformative power of immersive technologies in business, science, and the arts. For the 7th edition, VRDays Europe is introducing a sustainable, decentralised event model: Immersive Tech Week. It is five days of discussions, co-creation, experiences, and networking for the general public and professionals. Check it out here.
There’s an open call for startups to virtually exhibit at the Immersive Funding Market. Registration for the IFM closes on September 24th.
Date: November 23 – 24
Virtual edition on November 30 – December 1
Want to explore the future of digital marketing? The DMWF Europe conference should not be missed. In 2 days, you will learn top-level strategic content and digital marketing insights, networking, and discussion from leading global brands.
The event also explores the latest trends & strategies within Digital Marketing and covers Digital Marketing Technologies, Virtual Reality, Artificial Intelligence, Influencer Marketing, UX, CX, eCommerce, Content Marketing, Data, Analytics, and Mobile.
The conference will focus on supporting marketers to tackle challenges they’re facing, to inspire and share practical advice to help to plan, implement and execute new strategies to impact their campaigns for the future. Sounds interesting? Click here to know more.
AI & Big Data, IoT Tech, Blockchain, Cybersecurity, and Cloud expo
Date: November 23 – 24
AI & Big Data Expo Europe: This expo offers a unique opportunity to be part of a leading technology event. The event will be exploring Big Data, Business Intelligence, Deep Learning, Machine Learning, AI Algorithms, Data & Analytics, Virtual Assistants, Chatbots, and more. For more information, click here.
IoT Tech: The 2-days event will explore the latest developments, innovations, and best practices within the Internet of Things. IoT Tech Expo Europe 2021 also offers exclusive networking opportunities including AI-powered personalised recommendations, virtual 1-2-1 meetings, speed networking, and more! Register here.
Blockchain Expo: The expo will showcase the most cutting-edge technologies from more than 300 exhibitors. Additionally, the Blockchain conference agenda will present a series of expert keynotes, interactive panel discussions, and solution-based case studies. Interested in this Blockchain event, click here to register.
Cybersecurity and Cloud expo: The expo will cover top-level content and thought leadership discussions looking at the Cyber Security & Cloud ecosystem. The conference agenda will tackle the real issues facing CISOs and security professionals today as modern enterprises evolve. Check out here for more information.
Date: December 3 – 6
IBC (International Broadcasting Convention) is one of the most influential annual events for professionals engaged in creation, management, and delivery of electronic media, worldwide.
As the media and technology landscape is changing rapidly, IBC will help attendees gain knowledge, connections, and insight that will shape success now and in the future.
The event will offer a chance to witness the latest innovations and network with people who are helping to define the industry. To register, click here.
Date: October 5 – 6
Date: October 7 – 8
Similar to JSWorld Conference, REACT Live is a 2-day In-Person Conference and is the 2nd largest React Conference in the world. The event consists of 30+ topics discussion on the most important of 2021’s React. Some of the topics include React Native, Jamstack, Redux, Hooks, testing, Elastic, TypeScript, GraphQL, and more. To know more information, click here.
Women in Technology World Series
Date: November 2-5
The Women in Technology World Series was created to celebrate, inspire and unify women tech professionals and diversity advocates from across the globe. The event allows you to network with the women at the top of their game from enterprises and tech startups. In addition, there are opportunities to gain insight from senior technicians and entrepreneurs through interactive sessions and leading content. Check here for more information.
Codemotion Online Tech Conference
Date: November 30/December 1 – 2
Codemotion is the platform that improves developers’ professional growth by connecting IT professionals, tech communities, and companies. The Codemotion Online Tech Conference is a 3-day workshop that provides an opportunity to meet and learn from the best software engineers.
Further, you also get keynotes, training tech talks, interactive virtual networking rooms, and extreme workshops held by international speakers. With one ticket, you can attend five conferences and many workshops on Backend, Frontend, AI/Machine Learning, Soft Skills, and Emerging Technologies. If you are a developer, check out more information here.
Date: December 7 – 9
GOTO Amsterdam is an enterprise software development conference that focuses on the latest development and trends in the software industry. The event is organised for developers, by developers. The conference also provides an opportunity to network with industry leaders and experts as well as masterclasses to learn about new software and explore developments. Click here to know more information.
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