A common practice for most first time founders is that they constantly seek advice and mentorship in a bid to accelerate growth. A common pitfall however is that much of the advice they get can be misleading. Getting too much advice from supposedly individuals who even though mean well can lead to a path of failure. Continue reading
In a special interview for Etohum, Eamonn Carey, who is Entrepreneur in Residence at Techstars, shared his opinion about Startup Istanbul event and the Turkish entrepreneurial ecosystem, talked about Techstars and what they do to help startups from around the world and gave valuable advice to all entrepreneurs. Continue reading
At Startup Istanbul 2015 Conference many entrepreneurs had the chance to meet with influential mentors, advisors, mentors and investors from around the world and to receive valuable advice about entrepreneurship. See what startup advice and tips the experts gave to the entrepreneurs and learn from their experience! Continue reading
In a special interview for Etohum, the author of Startup Rising: The Entrepreneurial Revolution Remaking the Middle East, Christopher Schroeder shared his opinion about Startup Istanbul 2015 Conference and the Turkish entrepreneurial ecosystem and gave valuable advice to all entrepreneurs. Continue reading
In a special interview for Etohum, Steve Blank shared his opinion about Startup Istanbul Conference and the Turkish entrepreneurial ecosystem, and gave valuable advice to all entrepreneurs. Watch the whole interview in the video below. Continue reading
It is very exciting to announce that Techstars MENA Community Summit will be held at Startup Istanbul Conference on 3-5th of October.
The world’s prominent mentorship-driven startup accelerator and seed fund Techstars became one of the business partners of Startup Istanbul Conference, which is held by Etohum for the 3rd time this year. As part of this cooperation, US-based investment company Techstars will make its MENA meeting at Startup Istanbul on 03-05 October. Continue reading
Selected 100 Startups will get together at Microsoft Office in Istanbul and meet best mentors from mainly US and Europe. You can still apply until the 30th of August on here
We are very excited to announce the first round selected Startups for Startup Istanbul Conference. You can find the details of Startups on this link.
Aslı’s Closet (Aslı’nın Dolabı)
Chain – Network Builder
Applications are still avaliable until August 30. Apply from here
Mentorship and Training
On 27 – 28th of September, selected 100 startups will get together at Microsoft Office in Istanbul and meet best mentors from mainly US and Europe. On 29th of September all startups will pitch to the jury and top 15 will be selected for the final event.
On 30th of September, 15 startups will be on the stage at Lutfi Kirdar Convention Center. All Venture Capitals and angel investors will be there to listen to the presentations.