Founded News #6

We will guide you through the latest news of the Frisian ecosystem for startups and scale-ups. At a glance you will find the highlights of last week!

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Hydraloop and in Challenger50

Sprout annually gives a stage to 50 Challengers, innovative entrepreneurs who challenge the established order. Especially in corona year 2020; even more challenge for the Challengers. In this list (originally) Frisian startups  Hydraloop and acquired a nomination. On November 17th the Challenger of the Year will be announced.


The ambition of Rediscovery/Anno

Frisian entrepreneur Daan Levy founded with Nick Stevens, Stefan Wobben and Jos Jacob de Jong Rediscovery/Anno. With their perspective on the world they have a great ambition: to change the world. They help SMEs to change their business model so that they have a better perspective and are better for the planet and its inhabitants. Read here more about Rediscovery/Anno.


How-to expand your energy scale-up 

International expansion of Dutch energy startups and scale-ups can have a huge impact on flattening the climate curve. A thorough market approach is essential for success. That is why Techleap is sharing all insights around this theme in a new report. Download here ‘Energising growth through market expansion’.


Events about cleantech startups, diversity and innovation

Next week four interesting online events will take place. Recommended to join them! Use the links to book your free ticket.

• 13 - 15 november: Odyssey Momentum. During this hackathon you can experience as a visitor how 105 teams (more than 2.000 participants) build solutions for 21 challenges.

• 16 november: BeStart DemoDay. The line-up with cleantech startups of BeStart presents itself and asks you their most important question for their further development.

• 17 november: Fundright northern Netherlands. Discuss our strive for more diversity with entrepreneurs, fund managers, support partners and stakeholders from the northern ecosystem. 

• 18 november: Groningen OPEN kick-off. Experience how startups will solve the challenges of companies like Krinkels and FC Groningen with Groningen OPEN.