< Fostering Innovation >
< Limited offer >
“It’s really easy to approach people. There are conferences that are getting so big, but Podim Conference is still that human size; it’s still easy to approach people. It offers great diversity.“ Itamar Lesuisse, Argent, United Kingdom
< Individual growth, joint success >
Established in 1980, Podim has a rich history of encouraging people to learn, grow, and explore new ways of thinking, which then culminate in disruptive business ideas that are ready to rock the world. If you have already discovered the passion that drives you, then Podim is just the place for you to be. Come and meet the most innovative individuals from across the industries, learn from the best, get to know the secret ingredients for success, and learn from others’ failures so you can avoid your own.
Jan Habermann, Credo Ventures, Czech Republic
< Proven track record >
Numerous collaborations between corporations and startups & scaleups have their roots in Podim. Startups & scaleups have become a valuable source for corporations to foster their innovation and growth, and startups can bring your company’s culture to a higher level and guarantee long-term success. So, join Podim’s relaxed yet extremely productive atmosphere, which is ignited by entrepreneurial energy, enthusiasm and a positive mindset. Let it be your company’s gateway to infusing yourself with the spirit of optimism.
< Welcome to Slovenia >
At the crossroads of the Slavic, Germanic, Romance and Finno-Ugric cultures, the small country of Slovenia, with its strategic position between east and west, brings cultural diversity to one place. Its picturesque landscape offers countless activities, from skiing in the Alps to swimming in the Adriatic Sea. With skiing and swimming being just an hour drive apart! The talented and hard-working people are very friendly, the food is amazing, and the wines are exquisite. Now you know, why Podim’s location in Slovenia is no coincidence!
< Ambassadors of change >
Embracing innovation and change is the only way to keep in step with the times in a fast-paced environment. With 20 years of experience in connecting and mentoring corporate representatives, startups and investors, we have seen again and again successful transformation of any kind requires the critical mass of change ambassadors. We make sure to turn you and your team into the change agents needed to encourage, communicate and lead your individual innovation journey.
Michael Schuster, Speedinvest, Austria
< Experienced Mentors >
“The core values of Podim drive us to take over the future we want to experience.”
Matej Rus, Tovarna podjemov, Slovenia
< Start-up of the year >
While being a regional platform, Podim also commends the best of the Slovenian startup ecosystem by hosting the Start-up of the Year Award Ceremony! The Slovenian Startup of the Year Award highlights and awards the best ambassadors of Slovenian startup entrepreneurship – those companies and teams whose achievements, actions, reputation, and development excellency represent the next generation of Slovenian innovative entrepreneurs.
< Organizers >
< What participants say >