Inaugural DARE Session Petra de Weerd- Nederhof

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Ecosystems

Friday 3 February 2023

Prior to the inaugural address of Petra de Weerd- Nederhof, we welcome you to the DARE 2.0 Seminar and/or the Innovation of Tech-Driven Ecosystems symposium in the Pretoria building. Both events are held in English, the address at 16.00 is in Dutch. Looking forward to your participation!


DARE 2.0 Seminar Entrepreneurship Research Ecosystems

10.00 Welcome with coffee and tea

10.30 Introduction

Petra de Weerd-Nederhof, Open Universiteit

10.45 – 11.05 Keynote

Dutch Academy for Research in Entrepreneurship – Ambitions and Achievements

Roy Thurik, Erasmus University and Montpellier Business School

11.05 – 11.35 Pitches

for 3 Entrepreneurial Programmes

International high tech Entrepreneurship programmes (collaboration KU Leuven, OU and Fontys)

Yvonne Kirkels, Fontys University of Applied Sciences

U-VU project ATTRACT

Rainer Harms, University of Twente

Entrepreneurship Competencies: how research and education can help eachother

Petra Neessen, OU

11.35 DARE 2.0

Interactive presentation and brainstorm Ingrid Wakkee, Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences

12.00 Lunch

12.45 Coffee and tea

Innovation of Tech-Driven Ecosystems Symposium

13.00 Welcome

13.05 – 13.30 Keynote

Erik Stam, University of Utrecht, introduced by Nadine Roijakkers, OU

13.30 – 14.05 Keynote

Jos van Hillegersberg, Jhieronymus Academy of Data Science, introduced by Remko Helms, OU

Short break

14.15 – 15.00 Pitches

followed by panel discussion led by Rogier van de Wetering, OU

Brightlands Smart Services Campus, Astrid Boeijen,

MIND Base: Defense Innovation Ecosystems, Fons vd Ham, Ministery of Defense

Fruit Tech Campus, Harrij Schmeitz

Please register before 26 January 2023 via: