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 500 selected startups and more than 4.000 attendees.
BIGGEST NETWORKING EVENT
in the region with 4000+ attendees
On 6-7th of October selected 100 startups will gather in Istanbul and meet best mentors from US and Europe. On 8th of October 50 startups will be selected by the mentors and they will pitch to the jury.
15 of them will be selected for the final event.
On the 8th of October, 50 selected startups will pitch to investors. Only investors are invited to the demo day. In the end, top 15 will be selected for the finals to pitch on the Startup Istanbul stage on 10th of October.
Istanbul being the capital of some world’s greatest empires presents an amazing blend of history and modernity. With its key location situated between Europe and Asia, and its 18.000.000 habitants, İstanbul is an important center for many sectors. Today the city is visited each year by millions of travelers who come to catch a glimpse of its ancient city walls, enchanted churches, palaces and mosques, while savoring the delightful tastes of the city’s rich cuisine. İstanbul offers an unforgettable experience with its colorful daily life and dynamic nightlife.