marelle van beerschoten
founder digital shapers – the netherlands
release date: 9 september 2020
Marelle shares her mission with Digital Shapers where they work with companies of all sizes to improve their digital capabilities. She is also working with the national think tank ‘DenkWerk’ on topics like upskilling the population of the Netherlands. Check out the show notes for links to this work and to their own podcast where they interviewed me a few months ago!
Marelle holds a business degree from the University of Amsterdam. She has been an entrepreneur for 8 years, in the field of tech. Her current company called Digital Shapers enlarges the digital mindset of organizations. Next to Digital Shapers Marelle is involved in a think tank, called DenkWerk with which she recently published a topic of Artificial Intelligence in the Netherlands and the need for digital upscaling of the population.
Digital Shapers creates awareness within organizations of the endless possibilities the digital world has to offer. We inspire, change and help make accurate choices with our hands-on approach and involvement. Our Shapers are digital at heart and the bright spots in any company.
Think tank report on AI: https://denkwerk.online/rapporten/artificial-intelligence-juli-2018/
Think tank report on labor transition: https://denkwerk.online/rapporten/arbeid-in-transitie-januari-2019/
Digital Shaper podcast episode with Chris Parker: https://www.digitalshapers.nl/podcast/exponential-leadership
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This episode is part of the Startup in Residence series.
Startup in Residence is a six-month training programme for startups and entrepreneurs. Participants work together with clients from municipal organizations who deal with the social challenges on a daily basis.