Startup AddVenture brings some of the world’s top startup experts to tomorrow’s high-potential startup hubs. A startup cultural exchange bringing knowledge and inspiration from the industry’s best and showcasing local startup stars of tomorrow. A gathering of entrepreneurs, investors, and ecosystem leaders in an exclusive setting to help build the future.
A curated program featuring some of the world's top startup experts. Short, focused talks on crucial startup building blocks. From raising your first money to hiring and managing people to getting users and customers to getting acquired. Starting up the Silicon Valley way, soup to nuts.
We believe that, given the right type of support, the next startup success story can come out of the developing ecosystem in Central Europe, Eastern Europe, and Middle East. The 1st Startup AddVenture highlighted 10 startups from 9 countries, and 9 leading European accelerators. The winner and runner up secured invstments from 500 Startups and Cross Border Angels.
This year, Startup AddVenture is searching Europe and Middle East for the next set of stars. Apply in each city for a chance to pitch at the regional semi-finals. Winners of each city will come to the main event to pitch on the big stage in Kyiv for the cash investment prize and worldwide media coverage.