Scale-up Café

Whether your business is just exiting the startup phase and is taking the steps towards the next one, or it’s established and you’re ready to invest, we bring you the Scale-up Café at eDay 2017.

Forty selected scale-ups join some of the top businesses and leaders at eDay. Emerce facilitates meetings between potential partners, customers, investors, fellow entrepreneurs, coaches, advisors and press.

Who participates?

  • Captains of industry. CEOs of the largest and/or most influential businesses in media, retail, fashion, tech, and finance.
  • CMOs consisting of the top 50 most important marketeers in the Netherlands
  • Top 25 tech entrepreneurs
  • The top 10 investors in the Netherlands
  • A group of coaches and advisors – BIG4 and specialists
  • EDAY attendees (upon request/registration)

And don’t miss

The Emerce Ignite programme, which will also be presented at the Scale-up Café: we announce the 25 startups and scale-ups who will receive support from Emerce in 2018 by means of online media coverage and attention during Emerce events!

Scale-up Café has been established in cooperation with our partners Vectrix, Accenture and VODW.

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Meet our partners


Accenture solves their clients' toughest challenges by providing unmatched services in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations.

Accenture partners with more than three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500, driving innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. With expertise across more than 40 industries and all business functions, Accenture delivers transformational outcomes for a demanding new digital world.


Vectrix (1997) works for startup and scaleup companies in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. They offer international companies a soft landing in the Amsterdam Hub. Vectrix has in house support services like R&D grants advice, tax advice, accounting and payroll.

Vectrix is founder of NextStage: the leading Dutch community for startups, scaleups, business angels, seed & venture capitalists. We have over 5.000 members.


VODW firmly believes in the intrinsic strength of large enterprises. They have not gained their leading position by chance. VODW addresses the dilemmas that challenge these large companies. But VODW leaves the sketching of apocalyptic doom scenarios to others. We provide a positive perspective.

With its imaginative power and realisation strength, VODW is the booster of digital transformation and customer centric innovation for large corporates. For VODW, creating real added value for the consumer is always the starting point, and the ultimate goal.

Meet our sponsor



Oracle + NetSuite

Oracle + NetSuite provides a suite of cloud-based financials / Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and omnichannel commerce software that runs the business of more than 40,000 companies, organizations, and subsidiaries in more than 100 countries.

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