Winners Of Startup Challenge

The Leading Startup Event in Eurasia

September 30th 2014, Lutfi Kirdar Congress Center / Rumeli Hall, Istanbul - Turkey

Biggest networking event

in the region 1.000+ attendees

Startup Istanbul is the leading startup event which brings together founders, investors and executives in the region.
It's a gathering of the leading startups, internet companies, business angels and venture capitalists from Asia and Europe.

Istanbul is the perfect setting for a tech conference for Digital Minded Companies, Ventures and Startups with global ambitions in the region. This event is made of networking. Hours of networking with best founders, executives, entrepreneurs and investors all around the region.
This year’s event will have more than 100 selected startups and more than 1.000 attendees.

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Startup Challenge

The program will start on the 27th of September with a 2-day intensive training for the selected startups.

The trainings will be held in the Microsoft Office İstanbul. After the trainings the startups will pitch to the jury on the 29th of September to get the pitching spots at Startup Istanbul

*Only the startups who have attended to the trainings and selected by the jury will be able to pitch on stage at Startup Istanbul

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Startup Turkey and Startup Istanbul is organized by Etohum.
Some of the investors and companies attended in previous years.

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Startup Istanbul is the leading and biggest gathering of startups, investors, VCs and tech executives from over 40 countries at Eurasia Region.