2 MAY 2023
M Leuven

Lode Uytterschaut

Founder of Start it @KBC
Lode Uytterschaut

Lode Uytterschaut is the founder and CEO of Start it @KBC, the largest startup accelerator in Belgium and one of the largest in Europe. Founded in 2013, Start it @KBC helped over 1.200 startups and scaleups on their way to growth and success. It has seven locations in Belgium, two in Hungary and one in Czech Republic.

In 2019, he founded Start it X to help corporations bring their innovations to market the startup way. It helps companies like Barco, Agfa, KBC, Luminus and many more to get innovations executed.

Lode has followed the Singularity University Executive Program, and is passionate about exponential thinking and future business models. He is also a public speaker and a SXSW Advisory Board Member.


Speakers - National and international speakers gather at Leuven, city of innovation, to inspire scale-ups, start-ups, innovators and business enthusiasts.

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Breakouts - At And& Connect, we aim for an interactive and fun experience. Therefore, we offer various types of breakout session for you to enjoy! Want to participate in a breakout session? Than buy your ticket and apply!