21st & 22nd of May
Maribor, Slovenia
Wednesday, February 14, 2018

PODIM Challenge Roadshow in Sarajevo!

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PODIM – the biggest and most influential startup conference in the European Adriatic & Balkan regions is coming to Sarajevo! Join us on special PODIM pre-event for all startups from Bosnia and Herzegovina looking for investment, networking and growth opportunities! 
The event will take place on Wednesday, 14 February 2018, from 17.00 to 21.00 at Networks in Sarajevo. 
10 startups from Bosnia and Herzegovina 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 startups from Bosnia and Herzegovina and meet experienced investors and entrepreneurs from the region at the PODIM pre-event in Sarajevo!

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. 


17.00 – 17.15 | Intro chat with key stakeholders
H. E. Mrs Zorica Bukinac, Ambassador of the Republic of Slovenia
Alma Kadunić, Director, Department for International Trade, British Embassy Sarajevo
Alma Muharemović, Operational Manager, Networks
Meliha Muherina, project manager, CEP
Matej Rus, CEO, PODIM Conference

17.15 – 17.50 | Keynotes
Darko Butina, Partner, BUDS: "How to scale the company from an MVP, to start-up and finally to a successful business” & "Blockchain, cryptos and ICOs - disclosing the truth behind them"
Domagoj Oreb, Partner, SC Ventures: “What it means to be investable”

17.50 – 18.20 | Fireside chat
Elena Sinel, Founder/CEO, Acorn Aspirations
Host: Simon Sovič, PODIM team & Cherr.io

18.20 – 19.15 | Panel Discussion: Funding landscape in 2018 in CEE
Domagoj Oreb, Partner, SC Ventures
Jozo Vasilj, Developer, VRET Solutions
Amar Pljevljak, Project Manager, Ant Colony
Darko Butina, Partner, BUDS
Elena Sinel, Founder/CEO, Acorn Aspirations
Panel moderator: Simon Sovič, Podim team & Cherr.io
19.15 – 20.15 | Pitching Sessions 
Startups will have the unique opportunity to pitch their startup idea 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. Max 10 startups will be choosen to pitch on stage.

Don't forget to visit http://podim.org/bih and seize the unique opportunity for startups from Bosnia and Herzegovina!
20.15 – | Networking 



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