Startup Campus Global Tour 2018

The main objective of the Startup Campus V4 Global Tour is to boost the discoverability of the V4 regional startup ecosystem, specifically highlighting the economic and innovation potential of the V4 countries – Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and the Czech Republic.

At each event, 8 to 10 innovative startup companies operating within the V4 region will be selected and given the opportunity to introduce themselves to international markets. Startup Campus will organize V4-centric side events at each stop in coordination with local embassies, sponsors and event organizers, which will serve as an excellent opportunity for the outgoing startups to achieve fundraising or market expansion.

Locations of the
Startup Campus V4 Global Tour

Istanbul – February 18-20, 2018

World Business Angels Investment Forum (WBAF)

The WBAF is the world’s largest annual business angel forum committed to world economic development and global cooperation to advance innovative businesses. For the first time ever in 2018, five summits will be held simultaneously and the forum will welcome over a thousand delegations from all over the world.

Key verticals: Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Big Data.

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Berlin – April 12-13, 2018

Startup Camp Berlin

Startup Camp Berlin is the city’s largest conference for early startups. The event brings together startup entrepreneurs and investors around 10 industry-specific focus groups.

Key verticals of interest: Industry 4.0, ICT (Information Communication Technologies), Digital Health and Life Sciences, E-commerce.

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New York – May 10-11, 2018

TECHSPO New York is a 2-day technology expo that brings together developers, brands, marketers, technology providers.
TECHDAY NYC is the largest startup tech event in the USA, offering a unique opportunity to showcase brands and connect with 20,000+ attendees.

Vienna – May 24-25, 2018

The ultimate meeting point for 2,500 bold, pioneering entrepreneurs to look into the future and beyond. A global community of selected startups, executives and investors join forces under the roof of the 500-year-old Hofburg Imperial Palace in Vienna to redefine human tech frontiers. The Pioneers Festival gives start-ups access to a diverse programme and numerous Pioneers initiatives. An array of entrepreneurs and companies will attend the event. Start-ups will have the chance to address potential investors and partners and internationally acclaimed speakers will talk about exciting issues such as future technology and entrepreneurship.

London – June 11-17, 2018

London Tech Week
London Tech Week is the largest tech event in Europe, bringing together innovators of the world and uniting science, creative minds, large corporations and startups to shape the future. The festival attracts 55,000 participants to its 300 sub-events from over 90 countries, along with over 121 million community media outlets.

Hong Kong – July 09-12, 2018

RISE Hong Kong
RISE is a tech conference hosted by the Web Summit organizers in Hong Kong that attracted 20,000 visitors this past year, with over 300 presenters and more than 700 journalists from 100 countries.

Tel Aviv – September 5-6, 2018

DLD Tel Aviv Innovation Festival – One of the biggest events in the Israeli startup capital is DLD Tel Aviv. Startups, innovators, investors and companies will take part in a multi-day event where Samsung, Google, Amazon, Amazon and Facebook will have their designated departments

Dubai – October 14-18, 2018

Gitex Technology – Gitex Technology will be held in Dubai with the aim of bringing together business leaders, professionals and innovative startup tech companies with the world’s most advanced technologies.

Los Angeles – November 2 – 5, 2018

Summit LA – One of the world’s premier festivals, held in the historic Broadway Theater District in downtown Los Angeles. At the eleventh Summit, 3,500 leaders took part in various disciplines, with over a hundred speeches and forty performances.

Budapest – November 29-30,2018

The innovation ecosystem of Hungary has recently been given great support by the state, along with private and corporate sector support and programs, yielding structured and predictable growth. The Hungarian ecosystem was able to host an international startup event in 2017, the closing event of the V4 Startup and Innovation Tour event held at the Várkert Bazaar (Castle Garden) Budapest. The world’s leading companies, the best startups and investors of the region came together in Budapest, and was especially unique in level and size for the V4 region. Positive feedback confirmed the event organizers should continue to implement similar events in 2018. Budapest will serve as the closing event location of the Startup Campus V4 Global Tour, as this city is the dominant player of the V4 region and the additional 9 cities of the tour.



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