On May 12-13, 2022, we’ll be hosting the 8th edition of our annual EU-Startups Summit in Barcelona! At the in-person comeback of our flagship event, you will have the chance to connect and network with about 1,600 founders, startup enthusiasts and investors from all over Europe, learn from around 70 prominent speakers, listen to educational talks with internationally successful founders, and find yourself at the edge of your seat during our big startup pitch competition. It’s an unmissable 2 days of action!
Today we’re excited to announce a new speaker highlight: Huuuge Games Founder & CEO Anton Gauffin will join us for a fireside chat on the inner workings of the games and entertainment industry, sharing his experience growing one of the sector’s fastest-growing companies.
Huuuge Games is a leading free-to-play games developer and publisher of digital games on mobile and web platforms. The fast-growing company is on a mission to empower billions of people to play together – making online gaming a social experience. To achieve this, Huuuge is redefining the user experience by offering best-in-class live operations and innovative social features in its games. The Polish scale-up is now recognised as one of the world’s fastest-growing mobile game developers and has around 5 million monthly active users. The team has raised over €53 million in its transformation of the gaming industry, putting community and connections to the fore of online gaming.
Anton is a born entrepreneur and a visionary gaming insider. He founded Huuuge Games in 2014 and has grown it into a globally successful company as its CEO. Anton also has experience in the investment field and is undoubtedly the person to get insights from for anyone interested in the gaming and entertainment space. At the EU-Startups Summit we’ll have a fireside chat with Anton to talk about his entrepreneurial journey and how Huuuge Games managed to become a global gaming success story.
The EU-Startups Summit is bringing you a ton of valuable experiences, and it’s definitely going to be one of Europe’s hottest startup events this year. Make sure you don’t miss out, pick up your ticket today and mark May 12-13 on your calendar. Get ready to join us in beautiful Barcelona!
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Silicon Castles is a Tech Company Builder and Strategic Business Accelerator for technology, intellectual property and licensing businesses, located in Salzburg, Austria. The focus is on European Diamonds: technology startups with a unique business idea, scalable technology and outstanding intellectual property. Silicon Castles also organizes the Startup Executive Academy (SEA), an international Go-to-Market program for founders and executives of early-stage startups, taking place annually since 2017.
Unleashed, by the Purina Accelerator Lab, is the first and only accelerator programme in Europe dedicated exclusively to pet-tech. Their goal is to shape the future of pet care by supporting disruptive pet startups with technologies in advanced nutrition, sustainability, health and digital solutions that enrich the lives of pets and the people who love them. Over the last 2 years, Unleashed had accelerated 12 pet startups, facilitated >350 founders in the Unleashed community and welcomed over 1000 subscribers to the Unleashed pet tech newsletter.
Webex offers industry leading solutions in video conferencing, team collaboration, calling, contact centre and devices, and is trusted by 95% of the Fortune 500. With Webex, businesses can simplify communication, inspire innovation, and empower people to engage with each other anywhere on any device – giving businesses the ultimate edge. Because, when businesses enable employees to bring their best selves to work, everyone wins.
Freshworks is the leader of cloud-based customer and employee software including CRM, livechat, support, marketing automation, ITSM, & HRMS. Products are simple to set up, cost-effective & equipped with powerful automation. Through the Freshworks for Startups program the EU-Startups community can gain access to up to $10k credits on essential tools & products for your Startup. You also get access to Freshworks’ community of VCs, Investors, Mentors, & Customers. Claim your benefits here.
MarketerHire is the fast, easy way to get access to the world’s best marketers. Its recent launch into Europe means you now have on-demand access to our global network of expert, pre-vetted marketers with zero financial risk and full flexibility. Already, the company has over 3,500 customers ranging from early-stage startups to Fortune 500 companies, including: Netflix, AngelList, Plaid, Quip, Skillshare, Udacity and others.
Dassault Systèmes, the 3DEXPERIENCE Company, is a catalyst for human progress. Dassault provides businesses and people with collaborative 3D virtual environments to imagine sustainable innovations. They have worked with hundreds of startups to support their dreams and help them scale up and launch innovative and disruptive products onto the global market. Fundamentally, Dassault Systemes believes that the only progress is human, and startups are pivotal to driving it forward.
SafetyWing is building the first global safety net for remote companies, remote workers and nomads worldwide. Their products are built and designed by a fully remote team of nomads distributed across three continents. Remote Health by SafetyWing is a global health insurance that covers your employees and contractors worldwide under one simple plan.
ACCIÓ – Catalonia Trade & Investment is the Catalan Government’s agency that works to attract foreign investment to Catalonia, promoting the region as attractive, innovative and competitive business location for startups. Check out their offerings and the Catalonia Startup Directory.