“It’s an Afriek! Foxy, smart, social change-making high fashion”

MEMBER STORY – There is a sense of admiration in the air. Condensing on the vibrant African colours and Dutch design. Starch in contrast with the grey mass of fellow suitors in the game. Is this the candidate that passes…

UNLIKELY ALLIES

Impact Hub Amsterdam is profiling extraordinary encounters between entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs, the use of innovative methods to solve common social issues, and time-proven business solutions for topical problems. It’s not easy to grow collaboration between large organisations and individual entrepreneurs…

UNLIKELY ALLIES

Impact Hub Amsterdam is profiling extraordinary meetings between entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs. It’s not easy to grow collaboration between large organisations and individual entrepreneurs – how can we experiment and learn together? We are curious about members who dare to look…

Disrupting the tangible: Entrepreneur Jop Blom shares his Scaling experience

 The knowledgeable and passionate Jop Blom founded a most surprising poverty fighting item. His fair fashion bracelet Shake The World, which shines light on the lack of decent work and proper work conditions for African women, has become a national…

For Africa, by Africa

The United Nations Population Division, which tracks demographic data from around the world, has recently revised its projections for what will happen in the next 90 years: Africa will see a dramatic increase in its population. A Shining Light On…

Michel Visser’s Konnektid

MICHEL VISSER: The issue with current knowledge sharing What if there is someone on your very street who can teach you how to play the guitar? Or your co-worker could teach you a new language? In todays’ world, we are…

Growing: Susteq

As World Water Week kicks off right now in Stockholm, we at Impact Hub Amsterdam want to celebrate impactmakers who are contributing to cleaner, safer drinking water. Marten Susebeek and his team at Susteq are inspiring pioneers addressing a key…

Hub Love

Congratulations Selma and Godert!                                                                   “One lunch table…

The Investment Ready Program is Live!

On July 17th, we officially launched the Investment Ready Program at Impact Hub Amsterdam. It was full house. With an interested crowd of entrepreneurs, as well as investors and partners, we explored what it takes to become investment ready. On stage we interviewed Aart…

Peer-driven investment for impact ventures

Impact ventures play a vital part in the adoption of green and inclusive technologies, policies and behaviours. But in order to have real impact, they need to scale globally. This requires serious investment. So what does it take for impact…