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Bikes for businesses and the future of urban mobility

At the break out session Round 2 of the "New Businesses Summit" Lock&Charge will connect companies, government and community passionate about green urban logistics and discuss how to increase professional use of bikes to improve general mobility and air quality in the city of Den Haag.


Thursday 19 January 2017, 15:00 - 16:15

Event attendance is free with registration:


1. Last-mile battleground - Andrej Sobotkiewicz, Lock&Charge

2. Cargo bike services - Jos Sluijsmans, International Cargo Bike Festival

3. Government strategies and subsidies - Diede Labots, Municipality of Den Haag, DenHaag.nl

4. The present and the future of cycle delivery - Marcel Kleizen, Fietskoeriers.nl / Cycloon Post & Fietskoeriers

5. Panel discussion with the audience: businesses, industry, government and community

Bikes for Businesses and the Future of Urban Mobility is part of New Business Summit, event co-organized by World Startup Factory, startup entrepreneurs in residence and the City of The Hague.

New Business Summit brings together entrepreneurs, corporates, investors, SMEs, research institutions and governments with shared efforts to tackle real-world societal challenges. The event aims to be the platform addressing the need for this synergy.

For startups the event creates an opportunity to exchange and validate their approach with the community that can think out loud with you. For all ecosystem actors it is the place where they can seek for future opportunities to collaborate.

The event is co-organized by World Startup Factory, the startup entrepreneurs in our current Connectivity Accelerator and Impact City The Hague.


12:30                Doors are open
13:00 – 13:30    Opening & Keynote by Jeroen van der Sommen
13:30 – 14:45    Breakout Sessions Round 1 (Panel)
14:45 – 15:00    Break
15:00 – 16:15    Breakout Sessions Round 2 (With Bikes for businesses ...)
16:15 – 16:30    Break
16:30 – 17:30    Impact City’s The Hague Innovators Challenge: Kick-off by Karsten Klein
17:30                Drinks & Networking Start
18:00 – 18:15   Announcement of the Winners of Impact City’s The Hague Innovators Challenge
18:15 – 18:20   Closing Remarks

Location: New World Campus building, Spaarneplein 2, 2525 VK Den Haag.

Event attendance is free with registration: