“Cities of the future will be significantly different to those that we know today. Innovating for a more sustainable future becomes key. Therefore, StartupCon is very pleased to join forces for the upcoming innovation summit with bee smart city to support this joint goal.”
Managing Director, Capscovil
Advisory Board Member, StartupCon
For the 1-day conference, many partners and experts from the likes of Airbus, IBM, Salesforce, BCG Ventures, Vito Ventures, Innogy, Vito One, NVIDIA, Capgemini, and many more including bodies like UN and NATO and universities have confirmed their participation.
At StartupCon, there will be a large exhibition with the StartupCity and StartupExpo where startups and companies present their innovational solutions. Some 1,200 „One-on-One Pitches“ will be held in 50 meeting lounges and founders will present their pitch-decks to around 1,000 investors, corporates and SMBs.
In parallel, there will be a Health Hackathon – including an AI supercomputer from a leading IT company for the teams to work on deep learning tasks, four Startup Awards - Tech, Chem Solution, Food and Female, Table Talks with key decision makers and the Y-Academy with 100 workshops and presentations.
USP and main goal are to create synergies between VCs, companies and network partners and early stage / seed stage startups as well as to empower young professionals - many of whom come through the university network - by bringing them into contact with potential employers.
This year, StartupCon expects more than 5,000 visitors on September 18 in Cologne.
In the afternoon, Smart City startups are invited to visit the "Smart Cities of the Future" panel, covering topics like city planning, infrastructure, and geo-intelligence. Panelists are:
For more information on partnerships, i.e. speaking, sponsoring, exhibiting, or group tickets please contact Britta directly.
Register today for StartupCon and receive a special 50% discount as exhibitor or 30% as visitor here:
We create a win-win situation for both sides. For us, a partnership means mutual success! Be a Bee.