Full house at Apollo 14 during Financing Brilliant Solutions a GES side event

On June 3, 2019, ImpactCity and partners hosted an official GES side-event Financing | Brilliant Solutions in Apollo 14 with over 200 people!

The participants joined various breakout sessions that were hosted by our partners to gain insight into the financial landscape for impact startups and hear about the latest and greatest in tech. In case you missed it and because so much was going on during the event you can find a summary of all the breakout sessions and what topics you can contact our partners for below. Note that our partners also offer their expert services in Apollo 14 which you can sign up for. Click here to find out more or book your one-on-one meeting.


Partners of Financing | Brilliant Solutions

Euclid Network
Are you ready to connect to other impact-driven organizations abroad, share your know-how, looking for access (EU) funding and scale your business? Get in touch with Euclid Network! We are a European network of social enterprises and impact-driven leaders. Working with our members and partners across Europe and beyond we:

Create connections between social enterprise leaders
Share and produce leadership, professional and entrepreneurial knowhow
Influence European policy and funding and strengthen members’ and network participants’ EU engagement
Raise the visibility and understanding of social enterprise in business, academia, government, and the wider society.

Interested? Don’t hesitate to reach out to us – team@euclidnetwork.eu.

We hope that you have learned more about the attention items of financial planning, grants and the legal perspectives of the negotiations with investors during our sessions at Financing Brilliant Solutions. In order to guide fast-growing startups and scaleups in their entrepreneurial challenges, we have our EYnovation program. Please check our website for more information. To find more details about the Finance Navigator, in order to build your financial plan, you can click here. If you would like to hear more about the subjects presented during the event, please reach out to Wout.bobbink@nl.ey.com (Finance Navigator), Rianne.van.de.sande@nl.ey.com (Accounting, Compliance, Reporting), Gerben.wedekind@nl.ey.com (grants) or Thari.van.den.berg@hvglaw.nl (legal).

Hack The Planet
Hack The Planet hosted no less than 6 sessions about the latest and greatest in tech. Hack The Planet is part of Q42, also housed in Apollo 14. Q42 is a strategic technology agency. Or as they like to say it: 80 nerds building apps, websites, connected devices, voice assistants, games, robots, as well as AI and VR software for companies like Google, Philips, KLM, Rijksmuseum, Volkskrant, Primephonic and the like. Want to get in touch? Tim is happy to hear from you: timvd@q42.nl.

Rabobank Regio Den Haag
Rabobank Region The Hague and Impact City announced their partnership during the event. They work closely together to strengthen the business community (from startups to large companies). Rabobank helps you get the most out of yourself and your company. They pay attention to every next step after starting your company and the financial challenges you’ll face. We do this with our dedicated team of specialists and innovation ambassadors. Each member has his own expertise and network to help make your innovation a success. Thereby we offer start-ups the opportunity to apply for a subordinated innovation loan. This is how we grow a better world together: 

Always wanted to know how the Dutch government supports your technical or clinical development?
Early stage funding, Innovation Credit, tax reduction for R&D projects and Seed capital are just a few examples of how we stimulate new and disruptive ideas. Get in touch with René Kamphuis: rene.kamphuis@rvo.nl.

UNIIQ is an investment fund focused on the proof-of-concept phase, which helps entrepreneurs in the province of South-Holland bring their unique innovation to market faster. UNIIQ offers entrepreneurs the seed money to achieve their plans and bridges the riskiest phase from concept to promising business.
The fund is founded by a consortium consisting of Erasmus University Medical Center, Delft University of Technology, Leiden University and regional development agency InnovationQuarter. UNIIQ is made possible by the European Union, the province of South-Holland and the municipalities of Rotterdam, The Hague, and Leiden. InnovationQuarter is responsible for fund management. contact@uniiq.nl

We Share
Are you the changemaker who wants to help create real impact by funding one of our startups? Or do you want your impact startup to join the community and be funded by We Share? Email us at team@weshareventures.com and our team will gladly help you. Don’t forget to follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn to keep up-to-date with our news, blogs, and launches.

All hosted by ImpactCity in Apollo 14
ImpactCity is the startup and scale-up community of The Hague. We believe that economic success goes hand in hand with solutions for a better world. We call this ‘doing good & doing business’. We help innovative entrepreneurs to start successfully and to grow their business. We open doors to investors and provide access to a broad business network, inspiring business locations, international trade missions, and competitions.

Apollo 14, located in The Hague’s startup hub the Binckhaven, is the hotspot where ImpactCity is tangible and visible in all its facets. Do you work on innovations in the areas of peace, justice, security, energy, health, food, water, participation or another global challenge? Apollo 14 is the place for you! Here you can join forces with other impact makers by working on innovations in one cool and inspiring place. Check the website.