29 apr Coaching Day 2019
On Friday the 26th of April, the Coaching day took place at CIRCL, which is a sustainable building built by ABN AMRO located in the business centre of the Netherlands.
The eight finalists participated in workshops of 45 minutes given by the following Platinum and Gold partners: Philips, ABN AMRO, KPMG, BCG, DLA Piper, Pon, Google Cloud and Arnold & Siedsema. The start-ups had the chance to finalize and practice their Grand Final pitches and ask questions about their business plans.
During this day, ABN AMRO and KPMG provided the teams with personalised advice on finances, BCG provided consultancy advice, DLA Piper and Arnold & Siedsema gave advice on the legal aspects such as patents, Google Cloud gave a training on Google Cloud and Pon went more into the business model and strategy of the start-ups.