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PODIM 2023 startup&scaleup applications are open!

One of Europe's best-organized and most influential conferences is back with a live 3-day event from 15th to 17th May in beautiful Maribor in the heart of Slovenia. Everyone who's anyone in the startup ecosystem of Europe will join the Slovenian Podim team to experience the next big startup idea, amazing speakers, and a chance to find new investment opportunities. Ready for some Podim warm-up? Here we go!

Podim is a startup and tech conference with a 40+ year-long tradition. We’ll see you in Maribor, Slovenia, from 15th to 17th May 2023. Each year carefully selected startups, investors and business executives gather and meet at the conference.  

Podim’s core elements are:

  • The best three-day event and the absolute pinnacle of the happening.

  • Numerous events such as Bootcamp, Demo Day, Satellite and networking events.

  • Catalogues of selected stakeholders to help you stand out. Even before the main event, you can check out the startups and investors coming to Podim and prepare to meet them.

  • Deal Room - a matchmaking & mentoring platform that speaks for itself.

Simply put, Podim is a place full of business-changing opportunities. You can warm up with last year's recap video here.  

Startups & Scaleups, if you haven’t noticed yet, applications are open till 15th March!

 Why should you apply?

  • You’ll be exposed to 150+ highly motivated top European investors.

  • You’ll connect with industry leaders, C-level executives.

  • You’ll get advice from 150+ top mentors on their ideas and plans.

  • You’ll gain new leads and perhaps even find a strategic partner.

  • You could win valuable prizes at the Podim Pitching Competition.

However, only approximately 150 selected startups & scaleups will be featured in the Startup & Scaleup Catalogue and will have the chance to participate in the online Pitching Bootcamp, the online Demo Days and the main Podim event in Maribor. Don’t hesitate to apply now: