Upstream Festival 2020

In 2022 the Rotterdam Metropolitan area will again transform into the place where startups, scale-ups, investors, bold corporates, policy makers and students come together to make a positive impact in the world.

Meet the frontrunners of the next economy

Upstream provides access to capital, new markets and talent for entrepreneurs who want to scale their business.

This is where you meet, learn and connect through a plethora of events, carefully curated and focusing on individual topics with a common goal: enabling innovations that will drive the transition to the next economy. An economy that is digital, carbon neutral, circular and inclusive. Driven by you. The change-makers.


Upstream connects change makers who drive the transition to a digital, carbon neutral, circular and inclusive new economy. ​They invite entrepreneurs, investors and bold corporates to share, connect and create meaningful innovations for sustainable growth.

Source: Upstream