EU-Startups Summit 2020

On May 28-29, we’re going to host our annual EU-Startups Summit in beautiful Barcelona! At the event we’ll showcase a selection of Europe’s hottest startups and come together to learn from some of the most successful European entrepreneurs of our time.

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The EU-Startups Summit will gather over 1,500 founders, startup enthusiasts, corporates, angel investors, VCs, and media from across Europe. The two-day event is a great opportunity for networking, and a meeting point for aspiring entrepreneurs and investors who are aiming to build international tech companies. We’ll have fireside chats with internationally successful founders, great networking opportunities (with a dedicated networking app), workshops, and an exciting pitch competition with 15 finalists – selected from about 1,000 applicants!

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Some Impressions of the 2019 edition:

The Speakers

We’ll welcome about 70 high-profile speakers (successful entrepreneurs, investors, etc.) on the main stage and workshop stage at this year’s EU-Startups Summit. Below you’ll find some of the speakers we already announced. More highlights will be announced soon!

Vasco Pedro
Vasco Pedro
CEO of Unbabel - one Portugal's fastest growing startups leveraging AI and providing real-time, human-quality translations at scale.
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.
Ann-Christine Roope
Ann-Christine Roope
CEO of Ethan Partners - a rapidly growing Executive Search company that is based in London and operating internationally.
Alexander Limpert
Alexander Limpert
CEO of GuestReady - the tech-enabled short-term rental management company operating in fifteen cities across Europe and Asia.
David Goldberg
David Goldberg
CEO of Founders Pledge - which empowers founders to do good. They already made founders raise over €1.85 billion for charitable causes.
Carlota Pi
Carlota Pi
Executive President of Holaluz - a Spanish scale-up that's been revolutionising the energy sector for nearly a decade. Most recently Holaluz did an IPO.
James Jenkins Yates
James Jenkins Yates
CEO of Airsorted - the proptech startup is active in 20+ cities and has generated over €115 million in bookings for its hosts
Dustin Figge
Dustin Figge
CEO of Homelike - which boasts over 50,000 apartments in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Netherlands, Spain & the UK
Federico Mattia Dolci
Federico Mattia Dolci
CEO of BOOM - a hyper-growing tech startup from Milan that provides high-quality photographic solutions.
Davide Dattoli
Davide Dattoli
CEO of Talent Garden - the leading European coworking network and educational institute for the digital and tech community.
Ville Simola
Ville Simola
CEO of Maria 01- a huge coworking space in Helsinki that set out to become Europe’s largest startup campus.
Philippe Jimenez
Philippe Jimenez
VP of Sales at IWG - in the startup world mostly known for its coworking brand Spaces, IWG has been delivering innovative workspace solutions for over 30 years.
Alice Zagury
Alice Zagury
CEO of The Family - a European organisation that nurtures Entrepreneurs through Education, Unfair Advantages & Capital.
Albert Bosch
Albert Bosch
CEO of Housfy - a rapidly growing proptech startup that is digitalising the real estate industry.

Pitch Competition

Prize-packageDuring the EU-Startups Summit, we’ll also have a big pitch competition with 15 of Europe’s most exciting early-stage startups. The pre-selected startups are going to pitch their business idea with a 3-minute-presentation in front of our attendees and an expert jury of well known investors. The winning startup team will receive an awesome prize package worth €85,000 (incl. AWS credits, Spaces credits, 99designs credits, and more). The deadline for applications is on February 29. More info can be found here.

Timings & Tickets

The main event will take place on May 28-29, from 10am to 6pm. In the evening of both days we’ll also have a nice after-party for continued networking. Compared to many other major tech events, we keep our ticket prices affordable, starting at €169 for startup founders and wantrepreneurs, €349 for investors, and €449/€590 for corporates and service providers.
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Our Event Sponsors

Shareworks-logoCombining cutting-edge technology with outstanding client service and premier wealth management capabilities, Shareworks by Morgan Stanley is designed to simplify the complexities of equity plan management, while helping employees realise the full potential of their benefits.

Catalonia-Trade-InvestmentCatalonia Trade & Investment is the public agency that works to attract foreign investment to Catalonia, promoting the area as attractive, innovative and competitive business location. Check their offerings and the Catalonia Startup Directory.

Spaces-logoSpaces offers creative working environments with a unique entrepreneurial spirit and a great community. Add an international network of mobile workspaces and a full calendar of business events and networking lunches, and you’ll see just how Spaces keeps you engaged and open to new possibilities. Originating in Amsterdam, Spaces wants to redefine the way work is done.