Events

Latest and greatest news, tips, tickets, speakers, updates, agenda and much more around events in the Balkans and global events that people from the Balkans should attend.

Balkan Venture Forum, winners announced

For two days in Tirana, Albania entrepreneurs, investors, startups, founders and enthusiast gather at Balkan Venture Forum to hear talks on innovation, financing, startups, opportunities and to pitch in front of experts who gave the chance some of the best…

Design Overview Tirana happening tomorrow

Design Overview is a conference happening this weekend in Tirana with focus on design and visual and innovative concepts that tents to expand the experience of experts in the field of design with Albanian professionals and in the meantime also focus…

Balkan Venture Forum, kicking off tomorrow in Tirana

On 14-15 November 2013, the 4th edition of BALKAN VENTURE FORUM (BkVF) will take place in Tirana, Albania. The Balkan Venture Forums (BkVF) play an active role in supporting Balkan-based entrepreneurs to connect with international investors and business partners. This…

REDO, going for third edition in Prishtina

The designer community of Pristina, Kosovo are preparing for the 3rd edition of the REDO international graphic design conference, focusing this time on having the event in various locations in the city during 22,23 and 24 of November. Even though…

Biggest Webit Congress ever, kicks off in Istanbul

Thousands of participants from over 103 countries are attending this years edition of the Global Webit Congress in Istanbul, which started Wednesday at the Halic Congress Center in Istanbul. Plamen Russev, CEO of WEBIT said Istanbul will host the biggest…

54 hours of Startup Weekend back in Pristina

On the 22-24 November this year Pristina is hosting the fourth edition of Startup Weekend, which brings together designers, developers and non-technical people to create products, solve real-world problems and make an impact in their economy. StartUp Weekend is a…

Pioneers Festival: Two founders, a palace and startups galore

Gathering together 2,500 international guests and speakers, including Charles Adler (Kickstarter co-founder), Adam Cheyer (Siri founder) and Chris Barton (Shazam co- founder), Pioneers successfully pulled off another Pioneers Festival, the second event of its kind. Pioneers Festival kicked off at…

New specialists of the global tech industry confirmed as How to Web 2013 speakers

A new series of specialists from the global tech scene have confirmed their attendance to How to Web 2013, the most important event dedicated to innovation and technology in South Eastern Europe. They will be addressing topics like tech innovation…

Day one at the future tech conference – Pioneers Festival!

Today marked the first day of the Pioneers Festival in Vienna, focused on web technologies, robotics, AI and other related topics in a combination of music, talks, hacks and food. As Forbes puts it, Pioneers Festival marks itself as a…

A week full of Barcamps in Kosovo

It started with Prishtina, to continue with Prizren and Ferizaj and to end up with Gjakova and Gjilan, closing one of the best weeks of Barcamp events organized around Kosovo, and giving strong signals that communities have started to show…