Conferences, summits and more across Europe
As a follow-up to our calendar of startup events from earlier this week, here are another few important dates to keep in mind in Austria.
The first Vienna edition of Women Techmakers will give the stage to female speakers in various tech disciplines. The organisers’ main target audience are (female) students of tech sciences and women in tech, but everyone with an interest in the field is welcome to attend. Register here, and follow them here.
When: 15 March
Where: StockWerk Coworking
Don’t miss this month’s Stammtisch by AustrianStartups – an evening full of startup discussions and networking. The guest speaker this time around will be Lukas Emberger, lawyer at Emberger Rechtsanwälte in Vienna and head of the GROW programme, who will talk about how to protect your business idea.
When: 18 March, 18:30-21:00
Ready for the Content Award Pitch? If you’re from Vienna and working on a digital production – anything from games to mobile and web applications, and you’re looking for the chance to win 5.000 euros from the Technology Agency of the City of Vienna (ZIT), then go ahead and apply. The deadline to do so is 5 May.
Also, we’ve selected a number of events across Europe that you should definitely take a look at. If you have more suggestions, make sure to let us know!
The Innovation Labs Hackathon in Cluj-Napoca will kick off with a pitching session where participants will get one minute to present their idea. Based on the most popular among those, teams will be formed and they will in turn have 24 hours to build an MVP and develop a business concept under the guidance of mentors. Get your ticket now – you only have a few hours left!
When: 8-9 March,
Where: Spherik Accelerator
Are you a student or a recent graduate with an idea for a social business? Do you happen to live in Croatia, too? Then don’t miss the Social Impact Award Kick-off and learn more about how it can help you to go from an idea to a project. Get your ticket here!
When: 11 March, 18:00-20:30
Where: Impact Hub Zagreb
The Accelerator Assembly aims to strengthen the support and business environment for entrepreneurs in Europe and to stimulate the growth of web startups. An event by the Startup Europe initiative of the European Commission. Register here.
When: 14 March, 10:00-18:00
Where: BBVA Innovation Centre, Madrid
The Go Youth Conference will bring together young entrepreneurs, creativity and innovation in one place. If you’re in a startup and want to get exposure and feedback from the GYC mentors, then apply here. If not, do not miss your chance to register!
When: 14-15 March
Where: TBA, Lisbon
The SEE Growth Summit claims to be “the management event of the year”. The one-day conference will introduce participants to a number of topics ranging from “How to build business models that can grow” to “Unleashing the full potential of your team”. Get your ticket now!
When: 25 March
Where: Sheraton Hotel Balkan, Sofia
Startup Spring 2014 is planned asa series of events, including conferences, exhibitions, competitions and trainings focused on startups. If you want to be part of the Startup Spring Startup Competition, submit your application here by 14 March. Shortlisted candidates will be notified within the following ten days, and the events will then kick off at the beginning of April.
When: 2 April (kick-off)