Do you want to learn how a Dutch Cookie manufacturer seduces the Finnish consumer? Or how a Dutch bag brand expands in Croatia? Be surprised by hearing how 80 students from 5 countries help 50 SMEs with their internationalization questions. 5 student teams give a pitch about the advice they gave their SME.

There are 2 speakers:

-Dutch Business woman of the year Elske Doets, CEO of Jan Doets America Tours, explains her view on business and society, tells about her Young Lady Business Academy and her book ‘Have the Guts to be Happy.’

-Nico van der Zaan, 28 years old, employs 48 fte, is a green-driven serial entrepreneur, founder of, among others, Social Elephant, Blue Mammoth and 6th Sense, with a special view on “entrepreneurship and education”!

Go into discussions with entrepreneurs, students and teachers at 3 tables. And take the time to have a drink and meet.


14:30 – 15:00 hrs Arrival and registration

15:00 – 16:00 h INTENSE Erasmus + project: students pitch their findings and advice to entrepreneurs about how they can enter international markets

16:00 – 17:00. Elske Doets & Nico van der Zaan

17:00 – 18:00. Drinks and Business tables