Balkan Venture Forum

Balkan Venture Forum

Postuar me: 29/01/2014 10:15am

Are you looking for funding and network opportunities?

Then you should apply for a pitching slot at the 5th edition of the Balkan Venture Forum taking place in Sarajevo, on 15-16 May 2014. Get selected and pitch in front of Balkan and international venture capitalists and corporate investors.

Since the start of the Balkan Venture Forum in April 2012, we had great success.

  • 130 + startups
  • 80+ investors
  • 1500+ attendees

Pitch and get the possibility to qualify for the European Venture Summit (EVS) taking place in December. Two previous Award Winners of the Balkan Venture Forum have also been announced Award Winners of the EVS:

  • Ljupcho Antovski - iVote (BkVF - Tirana)
  • Asparuh Koev Transmetrics (BkVF - Sofia)

Register here before 31 March, and submit your company profile and presentation.

Your benefits include:

  • Full-day coaching at the Venture Academy (14 May 2014), a day before the actual forum in preparation of your pitch the next day
  • Pitch your idea to top active European and regional VC funds
  • Networking opportunities with corporate investors, venture capitalists & fast-growing companies
  • Pre-arranged One2one meetings between you and investors
  • Create an opportunity of investment
  • Profit from a giant regional and European promotion
  • Visibility on our event website & conference binder. Your 2-page profile will be published
  • Get your short profile published on the VIBE-database
  • Unique opportunity to participate at the EVS in Dusseldorf

Entry criteria:

  • A highly promising ICT, Clean Tech or Life science Startup or SME
  • An independent company with operational headquarters in one of these countries: Albania; Bosnia & Herzegovina; Bulgaria; Croatia; Greece; Italy; Kosovo; Montenegro; (FYRO)Macedonia; Romania; Serbia; Slovenia; and Turkey
  • Looking for investment and partnership opportunities in the next 18-24 months