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Startup Istanbul 2015: You Should Be There!

Startup Istanbul is the leading startup event, which brings together founders, investors and executives from the region. It’s a grand gathering full of opportunities for the players of the new economy.

Startup Istanbul is hosting more than 1000 attendees every year and that’s a clear proof that Eurasia has a lot to offer when it comes to digital minded businesses, ventures, angel investing and startups with global ambitions.

You might be entrepreneur, angel investor, venture capitalist or executive: Startup Istanbul has something for all players of the new economy. One speech you hear from the stage, one hand shake at speed networking event or a spontaneous meeting at the party can change the future of your venture.

Startup Istanbul event is made of networking. All attendees will be ready for hours of networking with the best founders, executives, entrepreneurs and investors from all around the region. Make sure you bring a big pile of business cards with you, because you are going to meet with new people every 60 seconds at the speed networking event, which will be moderated by Ertugrul Belen, who is working very hard towards turning speed networking into even more effective networking experience.

More than 100 startups, 1000 attendees and 200 investors from 40 countries will be at Startup Istanbul 2015. We are hoping to see you among us and show you that the old saying is still valid: ‘Istanbul’s stone and earth are gold’.

Steve Blank Will Be at Startup Istanbul on 03-05 October

It is very exciting to announce that Steve Blank will be attending Startup Istanbul 2015 event and will be member of the jury of Startup Istanbul Challenge.

Steve Blank is a California-based serial entrepreneur, author and academician. He has over 30 years of experience in the tech industry and have worked or founded eight startups, four of which have successfully gone public. Steve Blank is widely known and recognized for the development of The Customer Development Methodology and as a founder of E.piphany.


Startup Istanbul 2015: Let’s Get Excited About The Entrepreneurship Event of The Year

Startup Istanbul, the leading startup event, which brings together founders, investors and executives in the region, will take place on 3-5 October 2015.

The Event

The event is an exclusive gathering of the leading startups, internet companies, angel investors and venture capitalists from Europe and Asia. Every year more than 100 startups, 200 investors and 1500 attendees come to Istanbul to join the event. Some of them are reaching their dreams: Last year’s winner of Startup Istanbul Challenge –, received an investment from 500 Startups and relocated to Silicon Valley. Continue reading