More than 90 Dutch tech companies will join the world’s brightest and most forward-thinking innovators on the global innovation stage for the first-ever digital edition of CES 2021 next week.

You can watch the global, live online opening of the interactive Netherlands Pavilion at CES via the embassy’s Facebook page, NLintheUSA, at 10 a.m ET Monday, January 11.

The opening will feature an all-star lineup, including:

  • Esteemed opening remarks from His Royal Highness Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands and Mona Keijzer, State Secretary for Economic Affairs and Climate Policy;
  • Executive remarks from top CTA leadership, Gary Shapiro, Consumer Technology Association (CTA)® president and CEO and Karen Chupka, executive vice president, CES, in their first CES 2021 appearance;
  • A lively showcase of groundbreaking NL Tech pioneers, Tover, an evidence-based game-system that improves the quality of life of dementia patients, and Qblox, a company pushing quantum technology to support scientists and institutions worldwide with scalable, low-latency qubit control equipment, along with a special guest from Microsoft;
  • An exclusive preview of an ambitious global initiative: The Netherlands CES Innovation Roadshow, which will make virtual stops at innovation hubs in Berlin, Boston, Istanbul, London, New Delhi, Paris, Seoul, Shanghai, Singapore, Stockholm, Taipei, Tel Aviv and Tokyo.

Following the Netherlands Pavilion kickoff celebration, interested parties are invited to participate in a complementary, virtual VC roundtable of US-based venture capitalists, hosted by Silicon Valley Bank and the Netherlands Consulate General in San Francisco’s Holland in the Valley Network.

To stay up-to-date on the Netherlands Pavilion announcements and news at CES, please follow @NLNetherlands on Twitter. Learn more about the Dutch presence at CES.