The female-focused initiatives involved so far:
The Next Women: We are building a global network of ambitious women and progress-driven companies.
Borski Fund investing in companies that reduce the gender gap.
Techionista: Wij zetten ons in voor de empowerment van vrouwen via technologie. Ons doel: meer vrouwen werkzaam in technologie en ICT en meer (gender)diversiteit op de arbeidsmarkt.
FEMpreneurhulp: is an intentionally inclusive programme that seeks to empower women techpreneurs to change the world. We support women-led startups, based in Europe, that focus on tech or social impact. We provide communication and confidence training as well as giving access to capital and important business tools.
Lean In Netherlands : We help women achieve their ambitions and work to create an equal world. We want a world where people of every gender can pursue their dreams without bias or other barriers holding them back.
Women in AI: (WAI) is a nonprofit do-tank working towards gender-inclusive AI that benefits global society. Our mission is to increase female representation and participation in AI.
Women in Tech: is an international organization with a double mission: to close the gender gap and to help women embrace technology. The organization focuses on 4 primary areas that are a call for action: Education, Entrepreneurialism, Social Inclusion, Science & Innovation.
The Humblebrag: is an impact-driven thought leadership agency with a commitment to business as a force for good. We are dedicated to amplifying the voices of changemakers, game-changers and creative innovators.
FEMTEQ: The FEMTEQ program is a launchtrack program for female founders. Selected female entrepreneurs participate in a month-long program to launch their startup. The program includes workshops to develop commercial, entrepreneurial & personal skills, mentorship and social online events.
Hearst Lab: is a community of early-stage, women-led startups working inside Hearst. HearstLab invests in startups innovating in media, technology and data, where connectivity with any of Hearst’s 360+ businesses is a difference-maker for a founding team.
Code To Change: is aimed at reducing skills gap and associated gender divide. We inspire and teach women essential skills to succeed in the job market. Our core objective is to contribute towards the achievement of gender equality and economic empowerment of women via digital inclusion.
A Cup of Ambition: hét podium voor vrouwelijke sprekers met wow-factor (zoek & boek) EN onze selectie events waar je als ambitieuze vrouw een bommetje inspiratie vindt.
FATIMA: is een platform en een fotoserie waarbij 50 vrouwen uit Amsterdam worden gepresenteerd, met elk een uniek migratieverhaal die de stad Amsterdam met hun aanwezigheid hebben verrijkt. Dit platform geeft het verhaal van FATIMA een gezicht door de gedeelde geschiedenis vanuit haar perceptie te delen. Vrouwen die rolmodellen zijn voor hun eigen generatie en voor anderen; vrouwen die zichtbaar werk doen in de stad, maar vooral ook de onzichtbare heldinnen eren middels het platform FATIMA.
Creative Women Collective: CWC connects women. Online with themselves through podcasts, blogs and downloads. And offline with other women through events.
She Says Amsterdam: is an award-winning creative global network organisation focused on the engagement, education and advancement of women in digital marketing and advertising. SheSays wants to see more women at the top so during our events we invite powerful speakers on stage to discuss matters that concern us and spark discussions to encourage women to collaborate.
VHTO: is committed to increasing the participation of girls and women in science, technology and ICT.
UNA Collective: serves as a platform that fosters collaboration among women in business and culture. It’s a meeting point enabling disruptive dialogue among leaders and change-makers, that grows women’s social capital and lays a foundation for future generations to thrive.
Women Inc.: is committed to a society in which your gender and sex do not determine the opportunities you have.
HVA: is developing a research program into the role of entrepreneurship in economic and social changes in the Amsterdam metropolitan area.Together with stakeholders, we investigate how entrepreneurs anticipate social developments and changes, and which new business models this leads to.
De community top 100: the list is published every year with the aim of promoting the visibility of Dutch people (of color) who make a difference in Dutch society with their work, vision and mission.
Startupbootcamp: We help ambitious founders scale. Our global family of 20+ industry-focused programs supports startups with direct access to an international network of the most relevant mentors, partners and investors to help them scale.