Smart City Experience in Amsterdam Arena
October 18th, 2018
An international gathering of leading cities, organisations, investors and startups focused on Smart Cities.
On October 18th this year, StartupbootcampEIT Climate-KICEIP Smart Cities & Communities (an initiative of the European Commission) and City of Amsterdam will be hosting a new event - the Smart City Experience!


This event offers you the unique opportunity to experience the latest, cutting-edge innovations within the Smart City space with focus on Security, Sustainability and Efficient use of the public domain.

The Smart City Experience allows you to:

  • be inspired by the pitches and solutions of the graduated batch of startups from the 2018 Smart City & IoT Program 
  • enjoy speed-dating sessions with corporates, cities, startups or investors
  • personally experience and test the solutions of startups
  • engage in lively discussions around different themes at the knowledge squares, led by thought leaders and experts

All will happen in the Amsterdam Arena, one of the most innovative and tech savvy football stadiums in the Netherlands. 


Date: October 18th

Time: 13:00 - 18:30

Location: Amsterdam Arena


13.00 Registration - Light Lunch
13.30 Opening Manuela Krull: Growing pains of startup life
13.45 Startup pitches of Startupbootcamp Smart City & IoT 2018
14.30 European Dimension to Smart Cities
14.45 Break
15.00 - Knowledge Squares - Round 1
          - Speeddating
          - Experience startup solution
16.00 Break
16.15 - Knowledge Squares - Round 2
          - Speeddating
          - Experience startup solution
17.15 Keynote Bas Boorsma: Collaboration and strategic partnerships for Smart Cities
17.30 Wrap up
17.45 Drinks and networking
18.30 End of program

Before the event starts you'll receive a code to login to our event app, where you indicate your special interests. Matchmaking has never been easier!

See you on October 18th!

Startupbootcamp, Smart City and IoT 
EIT Climate-KIC is supported by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT), a body of the European Union
EIP Smart Cities & Communities (an initiative of the European Commission) 
City of Amsterdam