Here's what you can expect from your 4 days at Startup Istanbul
  1. 19 OctoberFriday
  2. 20 OctoberSaturday
  3. 21 OctoberSunday
  4. 22 OctoberMonday
  1. Allowed Tickets: All Kind of Passes Venue: Uniq Istanbul Maslak - Glassroom
    See The Venue
    Master of Ceremonies: Bill Kenney
  2. 08:15 Registration
  3. 08:30 Coffee and Networking
  4. 08:45 Welcoming & Opening Speeches
    • Fethi Sabancı Kamışlı Esas Ventures, Founding Partner
    • Kenan Çolpan ITU Arı Teknokent, CEO
  5. 09:00 Demo Day - Startup Presentations
  6. 11:00 Coffee Break
  7. 11:30 Demo Day - Startup Presentations
  8. 13:30 Lunch Break (Tickets do not include lunch meals. Coffee and snacks will be served)
  9. 14:30 Sten TamkiviTopia, CPO
  10. 14:50 Panel: How do corporates engage with early stage startups?
    • Sohail Gondal Endeavor Venture Partners, Founder & Managing Partner
    • Metin Salt Vestel Ventures, General Manager
    • Kei Hareyama Rock Climbing Partners, CEO and Partner
    • Cavit Yantaç Microsoft EMEA, Software Engineering Manager
  11. 15:30 Coffee Break
  12. 16:00 Startup Istanbul Challenge Finals
    • Fethi Sabancı Kamışlı Esas Ventures, Founding Partner
    • Asra Nadeem DraperU Ventures, Partner
    • Marko Srsan Techstars London, Program Director
    • Sten Tamkivi Topia, CPO
  13. 17:10 Award Ceremony
  14. 17:30 Closing

4 Days Full of Connection and Inspiring

Here is what you can expect from your 4 days at StartupIstanbul


Startups pitch and get feedbacks from several mentors

Demo Day

Selected startups pitch to the investors in a private demo day


We know 4 days is not enough but still fine to enjoy beautiful Istanbul

Conference Day

Join the 5,000 attendees coming to Istanbul this year and listen to top-tier speakers

Program for Speakers, Investors & Executives

Here's what you can expect from your 4 days at Startup Istanbul


Join workshops of companies and network

VIP Dinner

VIP Dinner of Startup Istanbul became traditional for every special guest of the event

Basics of Investment

Get trainings from experts on how to angel investing

VIP Lounge

Enjoy the VIP Lounge of the venue during the event
Startup Istanbul offers a wide range of speakers consist of the best investors, accelarators, mentors and technology leaders from all over the world.