UK FinTech Mission on 13 – 14 March, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
The Department for International Trade (DIT) in The Netherlands is organizing a UK/NL FinTech trade event, taking place in Amsterdam’s main financial hub; the Zuidas. 

 

 

About

Our FinTech mission to Amsterdam

We are offering a great program for British FinTech companies that are ready to enter or expand onto the Dutch market! To make sure you’ll be able to make most out of our event, we’ll guarantee you 1-2-1 meetings and/or pitches for all the companies that have made it through our selection process. These will be attended by some of the major players in the industry; banks, insurance companies, pension funds, asset managers and venture capitalists.
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If selected, we’ll guarantee you relevant 121s and matchmaking with the main movers and shakers in the ecosystem.

You’ll find out everything about the local sector with a full program, focusing on access to capital, regulation, Brexit and the ecosystem.

We’re going to visit some of the leading banks and institutions during the programme.

Selected British FinTech Companies

Registration

Selection & Matchmaking

The registration period for UK Fintech companies has been closed. Are you a Dutch or Belgium corporate that is interested in joining the matchmaking event on the 14th of March? Send a message to johannes.kirpestein@mobile.trade.gov.uk. 

Who will attend?

You will have the opportunity to meet and pitch in front of C-level executives, heads of department looking for innovative products and solutions & key decision makers in Fintech innovation and R&D. The participants will include, amongst others:

Logistics

Event Venue

On the 13th of March, we will start in Amsterdam’s main financial hub, the Zuidas. From here we will visit some of the major financial players in and around Amsterdam. The Amsterdam Zuidas is at 6 minutes by train from Schiphol Airport. 
 
On the 14th of March, the main event will take place in ‘Epicenter Amsterdam’, which is located in the Zuidas as well. Epicenter Amsterdam is known as a “world class innovation environment, network and flexible office space for fast growing digital companies and corporates with innovation initiatives.” You can find the venue on the map below. 
 

 

Flights & Hotel

Support a great Scottish tech firm by using skyscanner.net to find the best flight deals! We have reserved hotel rooms for all UK Fintech companies from 12 till 14 March (2 nights) at the Citizen M Hotel in Amsterdam South at a flat rate of 184 EUR per night excluding the city tax of 7%. The hotel is at a 6-minute walk from the Amsterdam Zuid station, which is at a 7-minute commute from the airport.
 

Contact Information 

Organisers

Johannes Kirpestein

DIT The Netherlands

johannes.kirpestein [@] mobile.trade.gov.uk
+31 6 5541 4209 

Christian van der Woude

DIT The Netherlands

christian.vanderwoude [@] fco.gov.uk
+31 6 5541 4210

Mathieu Vanoverberghe

DIT Belgium

mathieu.vanoverberghe [@] fco.gov.uk
+32 2 287 6268