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Start to scale. Startup and Scale-up Founder Stories.

Up!Rotterdam

Showcasing the vibrant entrepreneurial ecosystem of Rotterdam - and our journey to support the startup and scale-up founders responsible. Hosted by Lars Crama, edited by Lisette Braakenburg. (Buma Stemra licence 10682974)

How to build a consumer brand in consumer electronics with Repeat Audio founder Dorus GalamaFebruary 27, 2024
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Revolutionizing Urban Mobility: Bibi Jorissen's Journey with Umob and the Future of MaaSFebruary 20, 2024
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Reflecting on Rotterdam's entrepreneurial ecosystem and getting up-close and personal with Lars & LisetteDecember 22, 2023
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Technology adoption in healthcare and care robot Tessa with Wang Long Li, founder & CEO of TinybotsDecember 19, 2023
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Negotiating a €40M deal with the EIB and reinventing yourself from a 1 man team to leading 100 people with Mattijs Slee from Battolyser SystemsNovember 28, 2023
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The opportunities in a $1 trillion Augmented Reality market with Joris Biskop, founder and CEO of AddOpticsNovember 24, 2023
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How to clean the ocean with oyster reefs, with Oyster Heaven CEO George BirchNovember 23, 2023
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Philips Innovation Award Special: learn about nature inclusive development and how to make the most of a competition like PHIA.November 13, 2023
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Philips Innovation Award Special: Diversity in tech and starting a startup with 7 co-founders, with Marsha Goei from Breeze.October 31, 2023
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BAQME founder & CEO Souren Arakelian on the future of urban mobility.October 23, 2023
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WEAR Co-founder Pim Roggeveen on the business of refurbished sneakers and pivoting from service to productOctober 16, 2023
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CEAD founder & CEO Lucas Janssen on product market fit in large scale 3D printing and landing a €1M EU GrantOctober 09, 2023
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Profitable business models in the biobased economy by Lindy Hensen, founder of Tekkoo and PeelPioneersOctober 02, 2023
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Staffyou founder Pavle Beslic on innovating the temp staffing business and getting punched in the faceOctober 02, 2023
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Arctic Reflections founder Fonger Ypma on his bold mission to slow down global warmingSeptember 05, 2023
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Dekbed-Discounter's CEO Niels Verwij on growth and keeping focus when opportunities seem unlimited.July 10, 2023
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The Seaweed Company founder and SeaEO Joost Wouters on why we should re-align business and natureJune 26, 2023
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SolarDuck founder & CEO Koen Burgers on how to prevent rookie mistakes as a founder.April 10, 2023
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[April Fools episode - created by Chat GPT 🤗] Stealth founder Rebekah* on building better humansMarch 29, 2023
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Valyuu CEO Ferhat Topuz on building a multi-sided platform in the circular economy and taking investor calls on a train station floorMarch 27, 2023
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Techgrounds MD Abdessamad and participant Katia on opportunities in tech for underrepresented talentFebruary 21, 2023
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Parya Lotfi, founder & CEO of DuckDuckGoose, on starting a business in deepfakesFebruary 13, 2023
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Peter Paul, founder and CEO of Skoon Energy, on turning crises into opportunities and dreaming big enoughJanuary 30, 2023
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SocialDebt founder & CEO Jamal Oulel on helping young people to get out of problematic debt.January 16, 2023
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Nowi founder & CEO Simon van der Jagt on non technical founders solving a technical problem and being acquiredDecember 20, 2022
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