All our TEDxEde events in 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 are hosted in The ReeHorst in Ede.

The ReeHorst in Ede is centrally located in the Netherlands and at the heart of the stunning Veluwe region, an area of breathtaking natural beauty. That makes a perfect location Which is, easily and quickly accessible from the motorway (A12 and A30/5 min) and by train (Ede-Wageningen station/3 min). The facility also has 700 dedicated parking spaces.  



The City of Ede offers plenty of opportunities for inspiring entrepreneurs. As part of Region Food Valley, Ede is working to develop the Food Valley area into a prime European location for knowledge about and innovation in food. Ede is collaborating with the Wageningen UR on the Kennisas, which connects the campuses of Ede and Wageningen and forms the heart of Food Valley. The combination of knowledge institutions and innovative food companies makes the economy flourish.


The Mission of Wageningen University is ‘To explore the potential of nature to improve the quality of life’

The strength of Wageningen UR lies in its ability to join the forces of specialised research institutes and Wageningen University. It also lies in the combined efforts of the various fields of natural and social sciences. This union of expertise leads to scientific breakthroughs that can quickly be put into practice and be incorporated into education. This is the Wageningen Approach. The domain of Wageningen UR consists of three related core areas:

  • Food and food production
  • Living environment
  • Health, lifestyle and livelihood

Case Communicatie is strong in concept development, design and advise to achieve optimized communication concepts. We can bring the look and feel of your company alive; from logo to packaging, the website, external communication and positioning of the company in the media. You sometimes have to dare to think different and do the unexpected. Less is more.



Christelijke Hogeschool Ede (CHE) is a lively Christian university of applied sciences providing education of high quality. CHE offers a variety of distinctively professional programs for gaining bachelor- and master degrees in professional vocations. We want graduates to act as professionals with a personal mission in society and being able to see reality from a perspective of hope.


Empire Solutions manufactures and supplies tailor made hardware solutions using the latest and highest standards and techniques, suitable for any environment. Stability, reliability and performance and guaranteed with these solutions. ES is specialized in R&D, the main goal is to deliver high end quality devices such as tablets, telephones, displays, routers, WIFI or MIFI. To ensure the highest quality possible. ES performs reliability tests to guarantee the highest quality. Below you will find examples of some recent projects:

  • New Payment system Amsterdam Arena
  • Global Washroom Solutions CWS

Hair and Make-up Partner

Chantelle Alyssa Hair & Make-up is responsible for hair and make-up of all of the speakers and performers at TEDxEde.

Based in Veenendaal, the young Chantelle is a professional who just love what she does. When asked last-minute to join the TEDxEde-team and make all of the speakers and performers look at their best on stage, she was more then willing to help us out.


Production partner

REDRUM is a creative film- and animation studio. Like the enthusiastic makers that we are, we try to tell memorable visual stories that help our clients get their message across. We believe that having each discipline involved in the process work under one roof, creates a strong unity and achieves even better results. From concepting to final product. It took us quit a while to write down a line like that. We don’t want to be pinned down to one category, because we also photograph, design and add interaction elements to our products. We’re just talented people with different skills who can learn and grow from each other in a collaborative atmosphere. It’s how we like to do things, and we trust that it shows in our work. But don’t just take our word for it; come see for yourself. Join us at our studio for a good cup of Italian coffee and a round of pool. 


Print-and-more biedt een breed scala aan mogelijkheden om uw print-, kopieer- en drukwerk van A tot Z te verzorgen. Zo leveren wij visitekaartjes, folders, flyers, brochures, geboortekaartjes, trouwkaarten, scripties, jaarboeken, enz..

Tevens verzorgen we ook grootformaat voor u zoals bouwtekeningen (zwart/wit), maar ook kleurenplots van A4 tot en met A0 (eveneens op canvas en glossy).


Media Partner

Whizpr is specialised in PR, social media and content marketing for IT, consumer electronics and online companies. We help our customers build and manage their reputation. We have excellent and frequent contacts with the Dutch media (off- and online). Besides press relations, we build and manage our customers’ social channels to influence their target groups directly. We strongly believe in the synergy between PR, social media and marketing.

Customers we work for are amongst others: Google, YouTube, Sony, HTC, Logitech, Expedia, Marktplaats, Axis, Trend Micro, Ericsson, VMware, Exact and Google for Work. 


Technology partners

BIT is specialised in colocation, internet connections, managed hosting and outsourcing for corporate internet usage. We own three data centers in Ede, all three wholly owned. These data centers function independently from each other. All the services BIT provides are ISO 27001  and NEN 7510 certified. Not only our data center services, but also our networking, e-mail, hosting and management services. BIT offers the basis of IT and internet infrastructure for quality-conscious organisations. Reliability is the fundamental idea of our service, so our clients can focus on their core activities carefree. We distinguish ourselves through a high level of knowledge, years of experience and a pragmatic approach.


OBI4wan provides a user-friendly solution for online- and offline media monitoring, webcare, data analysis, social analytics and content publishing. OBI4wan offers a complete and accurate overview of messages, dialogues and trends for monitoring of your brand of fields of interest. Gain access to powerful solutions for all of your social activities, including:

  • Realtime and multi-user webcare, providing a direct response for optimal customer service of crisismanagement;
  • Easy management of reports for full insight in webcare performance, top influencers or social analytics
  • Publishing, planning en measuring social media posts, using the efficient publishing module and content calendar

Geeks in business building apps! Qlouder is a Google Cloud Partner with in-depth knowledge on the Google Cloud Platform. By cleverly combining and effectively deploying Google Apps for Work and the Google Cloud Platform, our creative application-architects create an environment that ensures users optimal support in their daily work. Because of this people collaborate better, and with more fun. We specialized in developing creative solutions for (complex) issues within organizations through the development of smart business applications on the Google Cloud infrastructure. In addition we unburden and manage the technical and change process of organizations when introducing them to Google technology. For this, we work together with the experts of CloudCollege for success and change management. 


twoppy was founded in 2009 and based in Leusden, The Netherlands. With twoppy we give every event the possibility to offer an easy to use and affordable mobile event guide. twoppy can be used for festivals, exhibitions, conferences, amusement parks, zoos, sporting events and more. 


We are Clever Strategy and we believe in a smarter world. We innovate in marketing by combining smart people with smart technologies. Every day we help our clients to increase the effectiveness of their marketing and communications. Clever Strategy develops campaigns and e-commerce, which we achieve maximum efficiency.

We are a ROI agency, which helps our clients with the following disciplines:

  • Strategy for results
  • Liquid media
  • Websites (e-commerce, campaigns and e-loyalty)
  • E-mail & customer journeys
  • Marketing dashboards
  • Accountable analyse

BeeldVast helps organizations to communicate effectively through the successful deployment of video. Founder Thijs Aardema has over 15 years experience as a cameraman and editor for businesses, government, nonprofit organizations and the Dutch broadcasting media. The productions range from short web clips to a live recording/streaming of an event!


ICR3ATE | Digital Makers Lab is a professional design-, collaborative engineering- and makerspace for mechanics, electronics and software aimed at Internet of Things applicationsWe facilitate, collaborate or take the lead in rapid prototyping as initial step in the product development process of regional users and customers.

The Digital Makers Lab also provides consultancy and workshops, preparing organisations with 21st century skills in the fields of technology and product developmen

  • Internet of Things – IoT Workshops: ‘The Art of Connecting Things’
  • 3D modelling for 3D Printing / Additive Manufacturing (Design for 3DP)
  • Applying Rapid Prototyping practices in an early stage of the product development process

Photography partner

Angela Bloemsaat is a 25 year old photographer and shoots in The Netherlands & Belgium. She is a women on a mission: capture a human, product or place in its most beautiful way, but in a way you didn’t see it before. Her work is known for its compositions, emotion and stylish look. She shootsbusiness, events, weddings and newborns.


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