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Business Model Challenge

Ready to turn your idea for a better world into a business model? Whether you want to combat climate change or fight poverty, build resilient cities or contribute to inclusion, join our three-month Business Model Challenge (BMC) incubator program to turn your innovative idea into a successful impact startup! The challenge includes 3 full training days during which we will be helping a group of 10 to 12 impact entrepreneurs develop their business models.

During the BMC you will

  • Bring your venture to the next level with business growth techniques used by the 300+ startups we’ve supported to date
  • Benefit from 3 training days, 3 masterclasses, community days, a personal mentor and a final pitch event
  • Work with experts from Impact Hub to grow your business
  • Develop a solid financial plan and financial business case
  • Exchange peer-to-peer support with your fellow entrepreneurs
  • Discover what sets your products or services apart from the competition
  • Test your products and get lots of constructive feedback to help improve them
  • Better understand your target audience and customers
  • Learn how to tell your story and position your brand
  • Become a master of the art of pitching successfully to potential investors

The BMC includes a 3-month Impact Hub connect membership, which gets you

  • Inspiring connections among Impact Hub Amsterdam’s vibrant community of 700 impact-driven professionals
  • Access to Impact Hub’s global network of 15,000 changemakers based at 100+ locations across the world
  • The chance to attend one or more of 250 inspiring impact-related events
  • A Friday afternoon workplace at Impact Hub Amsterdam’s beautiful space at KIT near Oosterpark
  • A discount to upgrade to a casual or regular membership
  • A 20 per cent discount on room bookings at Impact Hub Amsterdam