Category Archives: Hungary-Startups

StartUPest: The highlights of MY-WAY’s second Student Enterprise Conference

StartUPest, the second edition of MY-WAY’s Student Enterprise Conference, was organised in collaboration with AIESEC and took place at the beautiful Budapest Music Centre on the 17th of June. Students, investors, mentors and other key players of the European startup ecosystem attended the event to learn from … Continue reading

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The very first corporate accelerator in Budapest has just been launched

At the Smartphone Academy in the evening of 15 June Telenor Hungary announced the launch of its startup accelerator programme, the first local corporate accelerator programme in Hungary. The goal of the new entity is to help Hungarian startups gain … Continue reading

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BOOKR Kids, an interactive library app for kids, won the Women Startup Competition

Last weekend, the city of Budapest hosted another edition of the Women Startup Competition. The Hungary-based startup BOOKR Kids, an interactive library application for children, won the competition. The application inspires kids to read classic and modern children’s stories even in our … Continue reading

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StartUPest: Join the Student Enterprise Conference on June 17 in Budapest

The second edition of MY-WAY’s Student Enterprise Conference will take place in collaboration with AIESEC, on the 17th of June in Budapest. It will be held at the beautiful premises of the Budapest Music Centre. StartUPest will provide a unique … Continue reading

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Robot or Human aka the story

I got kind of excited when I was walking for this interview. Almost 4 years have passed by since I entered the door of this building last time, back then it was the office of my former employer, Prezi. Since … Continue reading

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The MY-WAY map: Europe’s startup ecosystems indexed in a visual map

MY-WAY, a Startup Europe project with the goal to help more young adults to become successful web entrepreneurs, recently launched a visual mapping system to index Europe’s startup ecosystems. It provides aspiring entrepreneurs and young people thinking about starting up … Continue reading

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Startup Safary turns Budapest into a startup exhibition from the 21st to the 22nd of April

Have you heard about Prezi or LogMeIn? How about the Ustream, the Skyscanner or the SequenceIQ acquisitions? If you are developer, you might have heard about Craft Conf. There is one thing they have all in common – they all … Continue reading

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A conf that pays for underrepresented people’s flight and accommodation

It’s real! Craft, one of the CEE region’s largest technology conferences (1.700 engineers will participate from more than 40 countries), a fully sold-out event, has announced it’s so called “Craft Diversity Scholarship program” that is aiming for bringing diversity to the … Continue reading

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A sneak peek into the Gust-Fundacity acquisition

Fundacity, a Hungarian – Latin American startup, one of the world’s most popular platforms for startup accelerator programs has just got acquired by Gust. (More info on the details [HERE]). I have been really excited to make this interview happen with Miklos … Continue reading

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8 Hungarian startups to look out for in 2016

Hungary’s startup scene is not yet as mature as the ones of Germany or the UK, but the country’s startup ecosystem is growing at a noticeable rate. Beyond the borders of Europe, Hungarians are known for their technical talent. No surprice, … Continue reading

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