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Collaboration between the Slovenian and Austrian startup ecosystems
22.03.2023 | 13:00 -17:00

Are you a startup, a scaleup company or an ecosystem representative? Are you investing all your efforts to ensure that Slovenian or Austrian startups receive the best possible support in product development and global market entry? Do you believe that foreign markets offer many opportunities for faster growth and development? If so, we invite you to a gathering of key players in the Austrian and Slovenian startup ecosystems.

How can Slovenian and Austrain startups benefit from collaboration?

Make sure you don’t miss out on the chance to expand and enhance your professional network. Join us at a lively gathering of key players in the cross-border startup ecosystem from Slovenia and Austria, where you can connect with others, share experiences, and exchange contacts to help your startup or scaleup accelerate its growth. During the event, we will discuss good practices of cross-border networking and collaboration in the startup ecosystem. Additionally, there will be an opportunity to discuss available services and programs and identify new ways to enhance cross-border cooperation and achieve global success.


13:00 – 13:30 Networking Coffee
13:30 – 13:45 Let’s build startup ecosystem bridges together. Where can you help?
13:45 – 14:30 Panel: Benefits and best practices of cross-border cooperation (speakers will be announced soon)
14:30 – 15:30 Meet key Styrian stakeholders (to be announced soon) Moderated chat with the representatives of the key ecosystem stakeholders.
15:30 – 17:00  Cross-border Networking
Cross-border networking among key Styrian stakeholders and Slovenian delegation
Unicorn Graz
Schubertstraße 6a, 8010 Graz
Datum: 22.03.2023 | 13:00 -17:00
Kontakt & Anmeldung:

Registration is required. Spots are limited, so secure yours now: Registrate here

Kosten: The event is free

Who is the event for?

The event is aimed at promising Slovenian and Austrian startups and scaleups, as well as business incubators, technology parks, and accelerators that have a deep understanding of the challenges and obstacles that these companies face daily.

Why attend?

  • The hosts of the event will be Christoph Ludwig, Director of the SFG (Styrian Business Promotion Agency), and Maja Tomanič Vidovič, Director of the Slovene Enterprise Fund. This is a valuable opportunity for you to present your proposals.
  • Get insight into what the Austrian and Slovenian startup ecosystems have to offer startups and how you can leverage these resources. Learn about key people and organizations that can help.
  • Hear successful and inspiring Slovenian and Austrian startup success stories.
  • If  you’re a startup, use this occasion to share your own success story and network with fellow founders and potential business partners. You can also explore the various cross-border programs that are available and get involved.
  • For representatives of supportive environments, share your knowledge and learn more about available programs for startups and scaleups through cross-border cooperation.