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Arcadis, MetLife & Amazon forge exciting Techstars relationships

Arcadis, MetLife & Amazon forge exciting Techstars relationships

 July 31, 2019

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Prime employers for women Arcadis, MetLife and Amazon are running some truly exciting initiatives thanks to their relationships with TechStars. Techstars is a worldwide network that helps entrepreneurs succeed. It hosts 4,000+ events in 150+ countries, has 10,000+ mentors and 300,000+ alumni.

By forging relationships with Techstars, employers can add powerful industry expertise to their organisation, offering hands-on mentorship, business development opportunities, and access to resources to help accelerate startups.

Fancy working for an employer who cares about the future of technology? Read on to learn how Arcadis, MetLife and Amazon are working with TechStars on some amazing accelerators. 

Arcadis is running City of 2030 Accelerator 

Arcadis is running the Arcadis City of 2030 Accelerator, powered by Techstars. Located in central Amsterdam, the Arcadis City of 2030 Accelerator looks for exceptional founders, thought leaders and tech innovators addressing Smart City applications, in the broadest sense of the word. 

A total of 10 companies from across the world participated in the first year of the program and are now driving innovation worldwide. Throughout Europe, Asia and North America, these companies continue to grow, establishing customer relationships with global leaders such as Arcadis, Airbus, and Mitsubishi, and are participating in large infrastructure projects with municipalities across the world including Amsterdam, San Antonio, TX and Abu Dhabi. Arcadis is always excited and anxiously looking forward to inviting the next group of entrepreneurs into the initiative.

The Arcadis City of 2030 Accelerator is part of Arcadis’ Digital Innovation Hub in Amsterdam, where new digital solutions are being developed. Arcadis is specifically interested in hearing from founders using leading edge technology in the Smart City sector. Learn more in the video below.

MetLife offers guidance through Digital Accelerator Program

MetLife's partnership with Techstars allows the company to provide support and guidance for early-stage startups through the MetLife Digital Accelerator Program. The program focuses on innovating in the insurance industry - an industry of massive size and reach with global insurance premiums of $5 trillion in 2017. The program focuses on teams who are building insurtech ideas, especially those who are focused on reaching new customers, creating next generation products, and digitizing processes.

Learn more about the MetLife Digital Accelerator Program by watching the video below.

Amazon gives start-ups a helpful push through the Alexa Accelerator 

Amazon selects standout startups into the Alexa Accelerator, powered by Techstars. Founders of these companies have the opportunity to meet with a diverse group of mentors from Amazon and the tech community. The accelerator is a three-month program that gives early-stage startups the support they need to grow their network, gain traction, incorporate Alexa, and engage with investors. Whether its grocery shopping and recipes, augmented reality, executive coaching, or turning videos into conversations, the Alexa Accelerator offers a glimpse into how Alexa can make customers' lives easier, more productive and more entertaining. 

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