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Upgrade Academy

 

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Upgrade Academy

 

As an Upgrade Estate tenant, investor or co-Creator, you automatically become a member of the Upgrade Academy and can take part in a range of activities for free. You also get the privilege of renting two rooms in the Academy for your event.

 

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Kickstart Upgrade Academy

 

Boost your ideas

 

The world today needs innovative leaders and solutions with a positive social impact. Therefore, besides several engaging keynotes, the Upgrade Academy aims to offer coaching to help ambitious Upkot & Upliving residents with innovative and sustainable ideas to kickstart their entrepreneurship.

So don't wait any longer for 'the ideal time', Kickstart is here for you with free coaching sessions with entrepreneurial coach Steve. 

 

Discover all about Kickstart 

 

 

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The newsroom of the socialist newspaper Dagblad Vooruit first moved into the original building in 1931. Printing took place at 'Het Licht' printing press, located right behind it. Today, this art deco monument with a unique design has been repurposed as the home of the Upgrade Academy. It also houses Ghent company Nexxworks.
As an Upgrade Estate tenant, investor or co-Creator, you automatically become a member of the Upgrade Academy and can take part in a range of activities for free. You also get the privilege of renting two rooms in the Academy for your event.

Would you like one of our co-CEOs Nele or Koenraad to do the introduction to your event? Then let us know on your application form.  
 

They will undoubtedly be able to inspire you around one of the following themes:  
sustainable business, the importance of a culture of innovation in a business, and the story behind Upgrade Estate.

 

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