This year more than 3,500 individuals will travel to Amsterdam to discuss the latest web trends, learn about best business practices and meet the world's influencers of technology & innovation. Since 2006 our conferences have been known for bringing together the world’s leading thinkers, promising international startups and the most inspiring brands to do business and share their ideas. Join us for our 10th anniversary and discover what the next decade has in store.
That's what he said
TNW is the best breed of event. Smart attendees, provocative talks, and masterful execution. There are few things I travel around the world for, but TNW is one of them.
— Tim Ferris Author of The 4-Hour Work Week
Pieter van der Does
Co-founder & CEO, Adyen
A leading expert with over 15 years experience in the payments industry, Pieter van der Does co-founded Adyen in 2006. Since launching Adyen, the business has grown from a startup into a global operation with over 3,500 customers, averaging double-digit annual growth since 2007. Pieter recently led the $250 million Series B round that valued Adyen a billion dollar plus company.
Werner is Chief Technology Officer at Amazon.com where he is responsible for driving the company's technology vision, which is to continuously enhance the innovation on behalf of Amazon's customers at a global scale. He has held the positions of Research Engineer, VP of Technology and CTO in companies that handle the transition of academic technology into industry.
ex-Vice President, European Commission
Neelie Kroes started her political career over 40 years ago. After a long period of working on the board of commissioners of several multinational corporations she returned to active politics when she became the European Commissioner for Competition for the Barroso Commission. She now has a new role as Special Startup Envoy of the Netherlands.
Author, Getting Things Done
David Allen is widely recognized as the world’s leading expert on personal and organizational productivity. He is the international best-selling author of Getting Things Done: the Art of Stress-Free Productivity; Ready for Anything: 52 Productivity Principles for Work and Life; and Making It All Work: Winning at the Game of Work and the Business of Life.
Connecting startups with the capital, coverage and customers they need to grow.