Registration & Frequently Asked Questions

Please review the Frequently Asked Questions and register by hitting the button below.

What does the week look like
You will arrive during the weekend and will have time to rest and/or sight see. On Sunday we will go for a bike ride across the Golden Gate Bridge and return by ferry, this optional activity is followed by a Welcome Dinner in North Beach - the Italian neighborhood of San Francisco. The program runs Monday through Friday and is focused on 4 pillar topics: Funders & Founders, The Future of Technology, Diversity & Inclusion, and From Holland to the Valley. We will meet 3 or more experienced entrepreneurs and professionals every day, and allow time for reflection. Each day ends when the last session concludes. The program culminates in a Closing Reception with invited guests from the Silicon Valley entrepreneurial community.

When is it
Travel dates are Saturday, September 21 - Saturday, September 28.

Who is the organizer of this trip
The San Francisco-based host and organizer is (LinkedIn) Oliver Binkhorst. Oliver has over 15 years experience in business development in Europe, Asia, and the US, and is a recruiter/advisor to emerging and growth-stage companies. In addition, he is the initiator of DutchTechSF.

What is DutchTechSF
DutchTechSF [DTSF] is a semi-closed network of Dutch-American entrepreneurs, executives, and venture capital investors, primarily based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Our collective experience spans all aspects of growing successful companies - from the formative stage through to management of multi-billion dollar enterprises: (Het Financieele Dagblad) Silicon Valley heeft eindelijk zijn Hollandse Club.

Eligibility & Fit
This program is ideally suited for experienced executives and professionals of established enterprises and organizations, or businesses with 10 or more employees. A dynamic group of no more than 15 women will participate in the trip.

What’s included
Your registration includes full access to the trip, company visits, Talks, limousine bus transportation and meals as provided, one-day bike rental & ferry crossing, and a 7-night stay in a 4 star TripAdvisor-rated hotel based on double occupancy (single occupancy available at a premium). Airfare is not included; you are responsible to book your own travel arrangements.

How much
The full fee to participate is €4,250. Register before September 1st 2019 for the early adopters’ fee of €3,750. As of September 1st, the full fee will apply. Your participation is confirmed when payment has been received. Please keep in mind that you need a valid ESTA visa to enter the United States.

Can I bring an additional team member
You can bring up to one additional team member or friend at a 10% discount (additional referrals are not eligible for discount).

If I have a question that’s not answered in this FAQ, who can I contact
For general and registration questions please contact us. To learn more about the trip, take a look at pictures or review the splash page.