Featured programmes

Imagine Cup


 

GeekHouse accelerator


SGH Bootcamp + 75.000 EUR

Go:Global accelerator


GG Growth + 200.000 EUR
 
 


Programmes by stages of development of the start-up company

 
 
 
 
 
 

In programme implementation, we collaborate with the best partners


 



 
     

    Gallery of past events

    Our events are intense and fun, full of new knowledge and contacts. Don't believe us? Check …
    • Imagine Cup
    • Startup weekend
    • Start:up of the Year Competition 
    • PODIM Conference
    • Go:Global Slovenia
     
     
    We organized more than 400 events with more than 13.000 participants    More


     

    “Slovenian Startup of the Year” Award

    We are looking for, highlighting and awarding ambassadors of Slovenian startup entrepreneurship. Those startup companies and teams whose achievements, actions, reputation and development potential present the new generation of Slovenian innovative entrepreneurs.  

     
     
     



     
    Two days of unforgettable entrepreneurship fun and content! More than 40 international star speakers. More than 600 start-ups, entrepreneurs and esteemed investors. 
    An event you REALLY must not miss!


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    We give start-ups an opportunity to socialise and learn from the best!

    We have built a community of the best business mentors, consultants and lecturers available on the Slovenian start-up scene. They will advise you about the development of your business idea, open many doors and help select and enter national programmes. 
     
     
    Startup mentors
    • Darko Butina
    • Jaka Lindič
      Danu
    • Jure Pučko
      Doctrina
    • Gregor Mesarič
      Timur
    • Štefan Furlan
      Optilab
    • Matej Kurent
      CalypsoCristal
    • Andraž Tori
      Zemanta
    • Jure Mikuž
      RSG Capital
    • Matjaž Petrič
      5M
    • Matej Golob
      30Lean
    • Jaka Stele
      eDition Digital
    • Peter Velikonja
    • Aljoša Huber
      IntelPlan
    • Matic Bitenc
      Toshl
    • Branko Drobnak
      Business Angels of Slovenia
    • Tomaž  Erjavec
      Oculus
    • Gregor Rebolj
      Klika
    • Davorin Gabrovec
      Intera
    • Tadej Gregorčič
      Motiviti
    • Jugoslav Petkovič
      Silicon Gardens
    • Davorin Jakulin
      Atech
    • Marko Keber
    • Primož Kunaver
      Primum
    • Andraž Logar
      3fs
    • Jaka Levstek
      D.labs
    • Boštjan Špetič
      Zemanta
    • Matevž Medja
      DsgnFwd
    • Miha Mikek
      Celtra
    • Lojze Bertoncelj
      30Lean
    • Andrej Muževič
    • Igor Panjan
      SmartPA
    • Kristjan Pečanac
      Hekovnik
    • Tilen Travnik
      D.labs
    • Gregor Pipan
      Xlab
    • Mark Pleško
      Cosylab
    • Peter Ribarič
      Silicon Gardens
    • Borut Rismal
      Pasadena
    • Tone Stanovnik
      Špica
    • Rok Stritar
      Ekonomska fakulteta
    • Aleš Špetič
      CubeSensor
    • Maria Anselmi
      Bisnode
    • Ajša Vodnik
      AmCham
    • Tatjana Zabasu
      RSG Capital
    • Matej Zalar
      Visionect
    • Samo Lubej
      Finančni center d.o.o.
    • Lidija Reiter
      TREND
    • Blaž Zupan
      EF in Optiprint
     
    National programmes committee
    • Tilen Travnik
      D.labs
    • Uroš Ferjančič
      Pisarna za prenos teh. UNG
    • Iztok Lesjak
      Tehnološki park Lj.
    • Lojze Bertoncelj
      30Lean
    • Maja Tomanič Vidovič
      Slovenski podj. sklad
    • prof. dr. Janez Bešter
      FE UNI LJ, LTFE
    • Aleš Blatnik
      Napovednik
    • Branko Drobnak
      Business Angels of Slovenia
    • Štefan Furlan
      Optilab
    • prof. Marko Jaklič
      EF ULJ
    • Davorin Jakulin
      Atech
    • Matej Golob
      30Lean
    • Alenka Marovt Novak
      MGRT
    • Matevž Medja
      DsgnFwd
    • Jure Mikuž
      RSG Capital
    • Gregor Pipan
      Xlab
    • prof. dr. Miroslav Rebernik
      EPF Maribor
    • Tatjana Zabasu
      RSG Capital
    • Aljoša Huber
      IntelPlan
    • Samo Lubej
      Finančni center d.o.o.
     
     

    Dynamic start-up community

    Growing businesses
    Ponika
    Ponika is developing the Ponnod systems or self-cleaning fish farms that enable producers and urban hobby gardeners to cultivate vegetables anywhere, with 90 % less water and natural nourishment.
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    All start-ups
     
    Innovative products
    Auditing services for IT systems’ safety
    Company Aitsa is offering independent and authentic auditing of IT systems’ safety and monitoring the performance of IT processes.
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    All products
     
    Dynamic startup people
     
     

     

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    Capital

    Start-ups have various sources of financing at their disposal. Jump to the overview of different sources and their properties. 
     

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    SK75 
    75.000 EUR
     
     
    • Jugoslav Petković
      Silicon Gardens
    • Branko Drobnak
      Business Angels of Slovenia
    • Borut Rismal
      Pasadena
    • Davor Jakulin
      Atech
    • Darko Butina
      SASH reporting
     
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    About us

    Infrastructure for entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial talents

    COWORKING ROOMS
    + Entrepreneurial programs and community
    OFFICES
    + Entrepreneurial programs and community
     
     

    Consulting and support


    The members of the Initiative and its partners throughout Slovenia provide individual counseling for:

    Idea and product development
    Business model development
    Establishing a company
    Management of Intelectual property
    Writing a business plan


    Consultant will also assist in the selection of appropriate programs.
    Vera Nunić
    Ljubljana
    P: 01 6203407
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    Jure Verhovnik
    Maribor
    P: 02 2294276
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    Marjetka Jakob
    MURSKA SOBOTA
    P: 02 5308200
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    Mitja Mikuž
    NOVA GORICA
    P: 05 3932450
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    Saša Lavrič
    CELJE
    P: 040 662266
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    Domen Bole
    Ljubljana
    P: 01 620 34 07
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