Category Archives: Hungary-Startups

CESAwards 2016: Announcing the best startups in Central-Eastern Europe

The Central European Startup Awards (CESAwards), the region’s biggest no-pitch, no-conference startups festival, announced the most affluent startups and ecosystem supporters last night at the Grand Finale in Ljubljana, Slovenia – hosted by ABC-Accelerator. The winners of 2016 CESAwards will have … Continue reading

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5 reasons why you should join CESA Grand Finale this Thursday in Ljubljana

The Central European Startup Awards aka CESA is the CEE region’s biggest no-pitch, no-conference startups festival, part of the Global Startup Awards network, with the aim to highlight and showcase the biggest innovators in the Central and Eastern European startup ecosystem … Continue reading

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SBrick: Controlling your LEGO’s functions from a great distance

SBrick is “a Smart RC Receiver that connects to your mobile or tablet device, allowing you to Control all your LEGO®’s Led, Motor and Power functions from a great distance”, which has been developed in Budapest since 2014, founded by some true LEGO … Continue reading

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How Budapest-based online presentation startup Prezi became a global success – Interview with Prezi CEO Peter Arvai

Without a doubt, Prezi can be described as one of the biggest success stories in Europe’s recent startup history. The Hungarian company created a cloud-based presentation software which is already used by 75 million users. Prezi employs a zooming user interface (ZUI), which allows users to zoom … Continue reading

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CESAwards 2016: Breaking walls and building bridges in Central and Eastern Europe

The Central European Startup Awards has just opened it’s nominations for CEE startups. The Central European Startup Awards is an annual award show, committed to advocate and celebrate the startup spirit of the CEE region and to pin the region … Continue reading

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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 Enbrite.ly 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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