VentureClass “AttachingIT”
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

With pleasure we announce the next VentureClass of 2017 on Thursday evening 26 October. For this VentureClass we have invited the speaker Tim Velthuis, co-founder of AttachingIT & Launch Cafe.


Date: Thursday, October 26, 2017
Time: 07.00-10.00 p.m.
Moderator: Aniek Ouendag
Speaker: Tim Velthuis
Location: van Swinderen Huys


Tim Velthuis and AttachingIT

Tim Velthuis, co-founder of AttachingIT and Launch Café, will be the speaker of our next VentureClass. AttachingIT is an Internet security startup that integrates security and large file transfers solutions in existing software like Outlook and Sharepoint. In 2013 AttachingIT was even selected to be a participant of the Microsoft Accelerator Program in Berlin. Launch Café is the most well-known flex-working space in Groningen and nationally recognised as one of the best flex-working spaces.

Tim will talk about his journey of the past 9 years as he embarks on a new phase and takes a break from being an active entrepreneur and will conclude with a Q&A session where he is available to answer your questions.


See you there!

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EIT Health VentureLab Weekend
Nov 10 @ 4:30 pm – Nov 12 @ 10:00 pm

VentureLab Weekend is a 3-day-long event, where aspiring entrepreneurs can find out if their startup ideas are viable.

Join us if you want to build your competences and skills, your future dream-team, and, of course, your business. Supported by 7 different workshops, and an international group of coaches and experts from different industries, you will start on Friday with building a coalition around your idea, or joining a team that is going to work on something important for you. On Saturday and Sunday you will attend lectures and workshops, perform market research and train in pitching your ideas. Sunday evening the teams will do a final pitch for a panel of expert entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and potential investors.

This edition of EIT Health VentureLab Weekend will take place on November 10- 12, 2017, aiming to help aspiring entrepreneurs sound and test their ideas, develop business models and pitch to an international jury.

The EIT Health VentureLab Weekend focus on, but are not limited to the following topics:

  • healthy living (life-style, motivation and health self-management)
  • healthy ageing (healthy brain, mobility, longer active life)
  • improving healthcare systems (new medical systems, solutions & devices)

You may join even if you have no idea right now! We help you find a team that shares your interest and passion!

Read more and sign up at: www.rug.nl/startup

Nov 23 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm