See you at the EU-Startups Summit 2022 – on May 12-13 in beautiful Barcelona!

With the year coming to an end, we are excited to announce that next year’s EU-Startups Summit will be held on May 12-13 in sunny Barcelona.

In 2022, the EU-Startups Summit will gather over 1,500 in-person attendees (and 500+ tuning in online) to showcase a selection of Europe’s hottest startups and to learn from some of the most successful European entrepreneurs of our time!

The 2-day event will be an exclusive gathering of founders, tech folks, startup enthusiasts, corporates, and investors from across Europe. The EU-Startups Summit will provide you with an exciting 2-day program, which will lead to great opportunities for networking, inspiration and learning.

Along with our buzzing exhibition hall and a dedicated networking app, our attendees will have access to our main stage and a workshop stage – featuring fireside chats with some of Europe’s most successful founders and investors, educational talks, and insightful panel discussions. In previous years our line-up has included the CEO’s and founders from companies like Glovo, King, BlaBlaCar, Too Good to Go, JustEat:

Mette Lykke
Mette Lykke
Mette Lykke is the CEO of Too Good To Go and former co-founder of Endomondo.
Frédéric Mazzella
Frédéric Mazzella
Frédéric Mazzella is the co-founder and President of BlaBlaCar.
Oscar Pierre
Oscar Pierre
CEO of Glovo - a Spanish unicorn (over €465 million in funding) which is one of the world’s fastest growing on-demand delivery players.
Renaud Visage
Renaud Visage
Co-founder of Eventbrite, Board Partner at Point Nine Capital, and angel investor.
Ida Tin
Ida Tin
Co-founder and CEO of Clue - a leading female health startup based in Berlin.
Valentin Stalf
Valentin Stalf
Founder and CEO of N26, the European neobank and fintech unicorn.
Riccardo Zacconi
Riccardo Zacconi
Founder and previously CEO of Candy Crush maker King.com.
Jesper Buch
Jesper Buch
Founder and previously CEO of Just Eat.

In 2022 you can expect to see an equally exciting line-up. More about that will be announced very soon!

Also, once again we’ll host our big annual Pitch Competition, which will attract over 1,000 applications by early-stage startups from across Europe. The 15 finalists will pitch on the main stage on the last day of the EU-Startups Summit, competing for a prize package worth €80-100k. You don’t want to miss it!

After a Covid-related break in 2020 and an online edition in 2021, we can’t wait to bring the European startup community together again in Barcelona. There’s truly something for everyone at this special event and it’s an unmissable opportunity to make great connections, get interesting insights and engage with the top entrepreneurs, experts, and investors from across Europe. 

New speakers and other event highlights will be announced from now on almost on a weekly basis. If you’d like to join us on May 12-13, make sure to secure your ticket soon! And if you are interested in our exhibition and event sponsorship options, we’re happy to talk.

In case you haven’t visited the EU-Startups Summit in the past, here are some impressions from our previous in-person edition of the event.