MARCH 28-30, 2017 RAI AMSTERDAM CONVENTION CENTRE
AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS
HFTP's entrepreneur 20x competition at HITEC

ENTREPRENEUR 20X (E20X) – Amsterdam

Took place on Tuesday, 28 March 2017 • RAI Amsterdam Convention Centre

Hyre

Congratulations to Hyre on winning the E20X Judge's Award AND People's Startup Award at HITEC Amsterdam!

The European version of Entrepreneur 20X at HITEC Amsterdam took place on 28 March 2017 at the RAI Amsterdam Convention Centre in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

    HITEC Amsterdam E20X participants competed for a grand prize of €2,500 EUR. As in the previous E20X competitions, there were two E20X awards given – the Judge's Award and the People's Startup Award. The Judge's Award recipient was determined by the expert panel of judges. The People's Startup Award recipient was determined by HITEC Amsterdam attendees and served as the popular, or crowd favorite, vote.

    ATTEND

    HITEC Amsterdam attendees were able to watch the companies compete, visit with company representatives and vote for their favorite competitor via the upcoming HITEC app. 

    HITEC attendees enjoyied this opportunity to watch some of the most innovative startups the hospitality technology industry has to offer compete to bring their dreams to life!  

    ABOUT E20X

    Reinvigorating the hospitality technology industry, HFTP’s expanding E20X program features ambitious, unfunded entrepreneurs presenting breakthrough business concepts to a room full of HITEC attendees as well as a panel of expert judges including hospitality CIO’s, angel investors, serial entrepreneurs and industry insiders.

    EXCLUSIVE SPONSOR

    HoReCa.digital

    HoReCa.digital is the exclusive Entrepreneur 20X sponsor for HITEC Amsterdam.

    HoReCa.digital is a newly established business unit of METRO that focuses on helping independent restaurants, hotels and caterers via innovative digital tools and solutions to improve their businesses. Focused on digital opportunities in the hospitality sector, HoReCa.digital features METRO Accelerator's highly selective mentorship program for technology-first startups across the entire value chain of Hospitality and Retail. METRO Accelerator is powered by Techstars, a flagship program based in Berlin, and invests in companies who are market champions in pioneering new grounds with their unique digital solutions.

    WATCH PREVIOUS E20X PITCHES

    VISIT THE HFTP/HITEC YOUTUBE CHANNEL FOR A FULL STREAM OF 17 PARTICIPATING COMPANIES COMPETING LAST YEAR AT E20X AT HITEC NEW ORLEANS

    Watch HelloScout, Inc. CEO David Temple compete in HFTP's second annual Entrepreneur 20X event last year at HITEC New Orleans. HelloScout, Inc. was selected by the recognized 2016 E20X panel of 11 expert judges representing the hospitality technology industry at large. Find more information about E20X, HITEC and everything HFTP at the association's official news site: HFTP News (news.hftp.org).

    Questions about E20X at HITEC Amsterdam?

    Please contact HITEC Amsterdam's E20X Staff Liaisons: Bryan Wood and Claire Boyland at: E20X@hftp.org

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