Futurepreneurs is a pre-acceleration programme for impact driven (future) entrepreneurs. It ran successfully in Lithuania and is now coming to The Netherlands.
The programme inspires and teaches students how to start and run a business that can contribute to societal change.
During the 4 months programme, you will work in teams on your own business idea or on a challenge that is brought in by a partner.
Launch event, keynote Katherine Trebeck
Masterclass/Workshop 1 - The Purpose Economy
Masterclass/Workshop 2 - Impact Definition sprint
Masterclass/Workshop 3 - Impact Development sprint
Masterclass/Workshop 4 - Impact infrastructure sprint
Masterclass/Workshop 5 - Impact Prototype, Run & Test sprint
Masterclass/Workshop 6 - Impact Project Launch sprint
Masterclass/Workshop 7 - Impact Pitching training
The programme consists of a series of masterclasses and workshops, all online.
We will kick off with a keynote by Katherine Trebeck during Rotterdam’s Upstream festival on September 22nd (12:00 - 13:00). The next day, September 23rd, we start with a series of 8 masterclasses and workshops, all on Wednesdays from 18:30 - 21:00.
The programme ends with a presentation of your team’s ideas and progress on Impact Day in December. The best teams will get a scholarship that enables them to develop their idea into a viable business for an extra 6 months.
Application is open for students/young professionals and teams.