MASTERS TALKS

Top entrepreneurs, top thinkers and young professionals come together during a substantive and challenging program, led by Toine van Peperstraten, in the Elicium at MASTERS EXPO. After a unique staredown with Rico Verhoeven, a spectacular program will follow. Lessons, visions and experiences of icons as well as personal interviews are the main ingredients of MASTERS TALKS. In between there will be the opportunity to meet each other and enter the exhibition floor. Only a limited number of spots available.

Toine van Peperstraten

Presenter

During MASTERS TALKS, the stage is set largely by journalism moderator Toine van Peperstraten. For nearly three decades he has been a regular face on Dutch TV. In addition to his TV work, Toine has long been heard on various radio stations. With his years of experience as a journalist and presenter, the MASTERS TALKS interviews are led by Toine in which thought-provoking statements, thought-provoking opinions and inspiring conversations pass in review.

Cor van Zadelhoff

Real estate icon

Cor van Zadelhoff is one of the Netherlands' largest real estate brokers and investor in the corporate real estate market. He bought his first property on the Brouwersgracht in 1970 and many real estate investments followed all over the world. He shares his inspiring story on MASTERS TALKS.

Toine van Peperstraten

Presenter

During MASTERS TALKS, the stage is set largely by journalism moderator Toine van Peperstraten. For nearly three decades he has been a regular face on Dutch TV. In addition to his TV work, Toine has long been heard on various radio stations. With his years of experience as a journalist and presenter, the MASTERS TALKS interviews are led by Toine in which thought-provoking statements, thought-provoking opinions and inspiring conversations pass in review.

Atilay Uslu

Corendon founder

Atilay Uslu started his first shoarma store in Haarlem when he was 22 and started a travel agency a few years later. In 2000, he and business partner Yildiray Karaer founded tour operator Corendon, which grew into one of the best companies in the travel industry. Uslu takes the audience on his entrepreneurial journey.

Kim Liebregts

Country Director Tesla Benelux

Since 2004, power woman Kim Liebregts has been wielding the scepter at Tesla Netherlands. A woman with ambitions and an iron will, who as Country Director of Tesla Netherlands wants to take the company to unprecedented heights, and with success. At MASTERS EXPO, in addition to showing Tesla's latest model on the show floor, she will share her lessons, visions and experiences with the audience.

Rico Verhoeven

Multiple world kickboxing champion and entrepreneur

Rico Verhoeven won many world titles and became the Netherlands' best kickboxer. He can also add actor and entrepreneur to his resume in addition to his fights in the ring. At MASTERS TALKS, Verhoeven will engage in a nerve-wracking staredown with Toine van Peperstraten and will also feast his eyes on the audience. Do you dare...?

Paul van Riessen

Quote editor-in-chief

Paul van Riessen was appointed editor-in-chief of the business magazine Quote in January 2021, where he has worked since 2004. Many editors-in-chief have been at the helm of Quote since he wrote for the magazine. Now he himself is at the top, leading a full response of enthusiastic and curious journalists. He himself still regularly writes articles for the magazine. His motto: "successes should be celebrated. This motto will underlie the conversation held on the MASTERS TALKS stage. Visitors can then celebrate their own successes at the Quote booth in Hall 10.