21st & 22nd of May
Maribor, Slovenia
Monday, February 12, 2018

PODIM Challenge Roadshow in Belgrade!

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PODIM – the biggest and most influential startup conference in the European Adriatic & Balkan regions is coming to Belgrade! Join us on special PODIM pre-event for all Serbian startups looking for investment, networking and growth opportunities! And since this is an era of the blockchain, we will, of course, also talk about ICOs and cryptos, disclosing the truth and first-hand experiences behind them!

The event will take place on Monday, 12 February 2018, from 18.00 to 21.00 in Startit Centar in Belgrade. 

2 startups from Serbia will have the special opportunity to receive 2 free tickets, free accommodation in Maribor during the conference and all other PODIM Conference benefits for start-ups
Learn all about the special opportunity for Serbian startups and meet experienced investors and entrepreneurs from Serbia, Austria, Slovenia... at the PODIM pre-event in Belgrade!
PODIM Conference is the only event that annually gathers the most brilliant startup stakeholders from the European Adriatic & Balkan regions in one place and connects them to the global ecosystem. 


18.00 – 18.30 | Intro chat with key stakeholders
H. E. Mr Vladimir Gasparič
Ambassador of the Republic of Slovenia
Zoja Kukić, SEE ICT / Startit
Gorazd Justinek, Director, CEP
Vuk Djukić, Principal, SC Ventures
Simona Grobelnik, Head of Development, Slovene enterprise fund
Matej Rus, CEO, PODIM Conference

Katarina Kosmina
, Program coordinator, SEE ICT / Startit
Simon Sovič, PODIM team & Cherr.io

18.30 – 19.30 | Keynotes
Darko Butina, Partner, BUDS: "Blockchain, cryptos and ICOs - disclosing the truth behind them"
Philipp Stangl, Managing director, Pioneers Ventures: “Venture Capital 101”
Carlos Eduardo Espinal, Managing Partner, Seedcamp: "Investing in AI"

19.30 – 20.10 | Investors Panel: Funding landscape in 2018 in CEE 
Nebojša Lazić
, General Partner, StartLabs
Carlos Eduardo Espinal, Managing Partner, Seedcamp
Vuk Djukić, Principal, SC Ventures
Csaba Kakosy, Managing Partner, CEO, Day One Capital
Luka Košir, Head of Sales, The invoice exchange
Damjan Slapar, Executive director & CTO, Iskratel

Panel moderator: Simon Sovič, PODIM team & Cherr.io

20.10 – 21.00 | Pitching Sessions 
6 startups will have the unique opportunity to pitch their startup in front of investors and receive invaluable feedback and meet the PODIM Conference team. Format: 3 min pitch. If you want to pitch, you have to register for the event on the Eventbrite. Slides should be sent to challenge@podim.org at least a day prior the event. Further instruction will be sent by email.

Don't forget to visit http://podim.org/serbia and seize the unique opportunity for Serbian startups!
21.00 –           | Networking 
Meet investors and your startup peers in a relaxed environment. Pioneers Ventures team will also organize office hours for interested startups. If you want to meet them, apply for the event.


For further information, please send us an email on challenge@podim.org and check www.podim.org.  

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