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.

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…

Social Innovation Camp back for the third time in Prishtina

Social Innovation Camp is coming back to Kosovo for the third time during 6-8 of December 2013, through the organization of Unicef Innovations Lab Kosovo and in partnership with experts of the Innovations Camp from the United Kingdom. Social Innovation…

Down The Rabbit Hole – Enter A New Age Of Pioneering

In just one week, from 30 – 31 October, the Pioneers Festival will bring together well-known national and international entrepreneurs, Venture Capitalists, tech-enthusiasts, media representatives, and trailblazers from a variety of fields to celebrate a new age of pioneering in…

Winners of IDCEE 2013 Announced

According to jury, the best startup at IDCEE is Ubertesters (Israel). It gets EUR 15k in cash. The First Runner Up is KreditAja (Singapore) with EUR 10k, and the Second Runner Up is Backendless (Ukraine), which received EUR 5k. Ubertesters (Israel)…

103 countries gather in Istanbul for Webit Congress 2013

It is amazing to see such a fine selection of some of the brightest and most influential representatives of the digital and tech ecosystems, the Telco industry, investors, top entrepreneurs and scalable startups ready to disrupt their industries among the…