Artificial Intelligence


13 FEB 2019, JADS, Den Bosch


About Rockstart AI summit

As part of Europe’s first AI acceleration program, Rockstart in collaboration with the Jheronimus Academy of Data Science University is organizing a summit within the domain of AI. We’re bringing together some of the best AI startups and corporate partners to talk about industry disruption, challenges, and collaboration.

The audience of entrepreneurs, corporate innovators, and AI influencers will gather in Den Bosch to share knowledge, discuss the most important questions, connect, and build meaningful relationships.

At the summit, we want to showcase how fast emerging technologies are changing the world. The Rockstart AI startups and corporate partners will tell their stories and showcase partnerships, while the AI ecosystem shapers will take the stage to talk about the future of artificial intelligence applied to our private lives as well the way we do business.

Who will attend

  • DEEPTECH INFLUENCERS will take the stage to discuss the most important issues we're facing as a society regarding AI
  • CORPORATE PIONEERS will share their challenges and talk about applying artificial intelligence to conventional business tasks
  • AI STARTUPS from Rockstart and beyond will gather to tell their stories and create new meaningful connections in the industry

event themes


    Together with corporate pioneers and disruptive entrepreneurs explore what the future of AI in different industries is and how AI technology will affect them.

    Hear from corporates and startups who are collaborating on how they are innovating together with AI. Finding the right problem and AI solution for your company’s biggest challenges.

    Ask some of the leading data scientist and AI companies how they are building AI technologies. Learn how industries are being recreated with AI.


12:00 Doors Open

12:30 Welcome by Rockstart

12:45 Keynote

13:00 AI Changing Traditional Industries

14:30 Networking Break

15:00 Innovating through startup/corporate collaboration

15:30 Finding the right problem for an AI solution

16:30 Networking Break

17:00 Building AI solutions

18:00 Technology Roast & Closing Remarks

18:30 Surprise, Networking & Drinks

Speaker Profiles

Rockstart Alumni Attending



About Rockstart

Rockstart is the organizer of the Rockstart AI Summit 2019.

One of Europe’s first multi-vertical startup accelerators, Rockstart was founded in Amsterdam in 2011 with a goal to provide startups with access to market, capital, community, and expertise.

Since its inception, Rockstart has invested in 152 startups and has supported them in their journey to raising more than €69 million and hiring over 700 people.

About JADS

The Jheronimus Academy of Data Science (JADS) is a unique concept in the Netherlands. At three different locations (TU Eindhoven, Tilburg University and Mariënburg Campius) Data Science can be studied, researched and applied through bachelor and graduate programs, PDEng education, Data Science Centers and incorporated into existing ecosystems. This unique cooperation between the Province of North Brabant, the Municipality of ‘s-Hertogenbosch, Tilburg University and Eindhoven University of Technology creates a new knowledge infrastructure which puts Brabant at the heart of the future.