Thema: Start up, fall down

Is the love affair over?

The love affair between millennials and startups seems to have cooled. The number of founders under 30 has dropped to the lowest level in a quarter-century. The magazine The Atlantic looked into how this happened. That was a ruthless headline…

Where are the women in tech?

Cities love startups: they bring in new ideas, talent, bright young people from other countries and investors’ money. But…. where are the women? Even in the Netherlands, which sees itself as progressive, women are a tiny minority in the tech…

Video: Start up, fall down

Behind all the romantic hype there is a dark side to the startup scene. Some exit als billionaires, others lose all their money – and their job, and their dreams. Is this winner-take-all model really futureproof? Find out in talkshow…

Stadsleven 26 Nov: Start up, Fall down

Startups are an essential part of today’s urban culture. A lively startup scene brings international talent to cities and generates lots of new ideas. But then? Does all this innovation really find its way into the culture at large? And…