Ready to take the main stage by storm at How to Web Conference? You heard that right! This year, all the Startup Spotlight finalists will have a chance to pitch on the conference’s main stage, in front of an audience of entrepreneurs, investors, accelerator representatives and tech specialists from all over the region (and beyond).
The 32 most innovative startups in the Balkan region have, yet again, the opportunity to attend 4 days of workshops, pitching, accelerator presentations, investment panels, mentoring sessions and 1 to 1 meetings with accelerators and investors that will fast track them to taking their startup to the next level. All this while competing for cash prizes up to $20.000 offered by IXIA.
Startup Spotlight is a 4 day program and competition, targeting the very early stage startups from CEE, and it includes:
– pitching on the main stage How to Web
– mentoring and office-hours program with international experts
– 20k USD in cash awards
– one on one meetings with tens of early stage investors from throughout Europe and Canada, including: 500 Startups, Seedcamp, Tech Stars, Startupbootcamp, LAUNCHub, Eleven, Tech Peaks, Oxygen, 3TS Ventures, Early Bird Venture, Connect Ventures and many more
From last year’s participants, 35% managed to close an important deal as a direct consequence of attending SS: accelerations, VC funding, or another type of partnership. So if you’re based in Prishtina, Tirana, Skopje or anywhere in the region, be sure to check out this great opportunity from Startup Spotlight.