Young Professionals Event 2019

The Drecht Cities are full of talent. We’ve reached a potential of 4.000 Young Professionals. Soon the 100th participant will join our next innovation challenge. Time to celebrate! 

During this annual event we experience the innovative power of our companies, government and education. Greg Shapiro challenges the YP teams to show their results on stage. De Speld gives a comedy view on our progress in 2018 and 2019. Katja Roose, world champion kitesurfing, turns you into a Dutch WaveMaker. Great program and drinks. 

Date and time: Thursday 12 September from 15.30 – 19.00

Location: Theatre Kunstmin in Dordrecht. 

Language: English


15.30 – 16.00   Welcome

16.00 – 16.15    Start show: Greg Shapiro (moderator) – how to be Dutch

16.15 – 16.45     De Speld Live

16.45 – 17.15     Young Professionals on stage

17.15 – 17.25     Wouter Kolff, chairman Drecht Cities

17.25 – 18.00    Dutch Wavemakers

18.00 – 19.00   Drinks

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Despite the name of our initiative, everyone is welcome! We need all generations to boost the Drecht Cities.