An event organised together with NLinBusiness and MKB Nederland

NLBC | Pitch Contest

– Winners of edition 2021 –

Best Newcomer

Stijn Toonen (UNStudio)

Most Creative Idea

Micheline Van Hautem (

Best Sustainable Idea

Frans van Rooijen (Fungi Force)


The Netherlands Business Council France organises a pitch contest for the “Dag van de ondernemer”. All NLBC subscribers are invited to record a Pitch Video of 1 to 2 minutes.
Pitches will be published online and you will have a chance to vote on the one that inspired you the most.

The subject of the year 2021 is sustainability. Therefore, there are 3 guideline questions:

  • Who are you?
  • What do you do?
  • How do you encourage sustainability in your working place?

Winners will be selected in three categories:

  • Most creative idea
  • Best sustainable idea
  • Best Newcomer

An official title will be discerned by the board members and special guests. Moreover, winners will receive the award during the New Year’s Reception. 

⚠️ The earlier the submit, the more visibility you can get
📅 Deadline submission: 18th November midnight
📅 Start – Ending votes: 18-24th November
📢 Winners announced on the 25th November
Language: English / Dutch / French

You can send your video via:
– Mail:
– Whatsapp: +33 (0)6 27 54 66 79
– Youtube (Send us the link)

More info in the following video : HERE

Tips and tricks, click on the following link

Questions? Difficulties? – Feel free to contact:

– Other participants edition 2021 –

Thomas Vandewalle (De Boer Transport)

Bert de Boer (ImpaqedProducts)

Bruno d’Artagnan (FIT in NETWORK)

Yama Saraj (SensAi technologies)

Karel-Oscar van Hengel (HyperTalented / NLBC – Non participant )

Charles-David d’Artagnan (NLBC – Non participant)