Sign up for Technology Talks on Sept 26 at YES!Delft

On 26 September we are hosting unique Technology Talks by successful Dutch entrepreneurs for 20 smart energy startups. As an YES!Delft entrepreneur you are more than welcome to join these inspiring stories from leading Dutch tech entrepreneurs. Here’s the line-up (and it’s a pretty good one). Be there, sign up for free for one or more talks!

Tuesday September 26th

10.00-10.30: Chokri Mousaoui (Eternal Sun) | YES!Delft auditorium

13.00-13.45: Arash Aazami on stage | YES!Delft main hall

17.30-18.30: EJ Lugt (Nimbuzz) & Jan van der Tempel (Ampelmann) | YES!Delft main hall

Who’s speaking?

Chokri Mousaoui (cleantech entrepreneur and founder of Eternal Sun

Acting as Managing Director, Chokri is in charge of global business development and sales, with a prime focus on increasing the company’s sales pipeline, expanding its business model globally and executing strategic partnerships. Additionally, he has been an active participant in numerous clean energy forums, and is a regular speaker at global industry summits.

Arash Aazami

Considered as one of the best and forward thinking in the industry. Arash is an entrepreneur, system innovator and free thinker. After touring Europe and North America as a guitarist, followed by a roller coaster ride as en internet entrepreneur he became director of an energy supplier. There he developed radically different business models and founded the world’s first energy company that earns more as it sells less in 2010. He gained international attention when his business model “the Path to Zero” was awarded by MIT in 2014. In 2015 Arash founded Kamangir, a company of scientists, entrepreneurs and philosophers designing future energy systems, developing long-term visions, strategies and disruptive innovations for generations to come. His personal motto: dream.develop.do.

You can expect an inspiring story on the future of innovation.

EJ Lugt (YES!Delft Managing Director, founder of Nimbuzz)

EJ founded Nimbuzz in 2006, raised 50 million in capital and eventually sold the company to the British internet company New Call Telecom for 137 million euros. One of the largests tech exits in the Dutch startup scene to date. This 57-old Rotterdam native brings in years of entrepreneurial experience having founded various successful companies including NGTI and @Media (sold to Dutch Public Broadcast - NOS). EJ will share his entrepreneurial journey and his vision on innovation.

Jan van der Tempel (Founder, Ampelmann

Ampelmann is one of the most successful YES!Delft companies. Jan van der Tempel founded Ampelmann in 2008 and was one of the first in the YES!Delft incubator. With their high-tech offshore personnel transfer system they provide a huge asset to the oil & gas industry. Jan van der Tempel will share his startup lessons on building a leading tech company from the ground up.