Start:up Maribor Insurtech 2017

17. November 2017 At 15.00
Date and time
Friday, 17. November 2017
15.00 - 0.00 CEST

Three days for a creative breakthrough in the insurance industry!

Start:up Maribor is organizing a three-day Insurtech Innovation weekend/business hackathon between the 17th and 19th of November where we will develop ideas in the field of insurance and we will be looking for new winning business models for a breakthrough in this industry. The main partner of the event is Zavarovalnica Savawho is strengthening its innovation activities and wants to co-create the future of insurance with you. 

Insurance is an old industry, that is ripe for disruption. This is exposing organizations in this industry of big business and operational risks, but is at the same time offering an opportunity for innovation and new business breakthroughs. 
Apply now and co-create the future of the insurtech ecosystem! 


5 reasons to participate

  1. The possibility to co-create innovations in the insurance industry in cooperation with Zavarovalnica Sava's pilot projects. 
  2. Possibility of employment in Zavarovalnica Sava's innovation team.
  3. The potential for business partnership on the development projects of Zavarovalnica Sava.
  4. Adding your startup's product in Zavarovalnica Sava's sales network.
  5. Attractive awards.


  • One Bitcoin for the winning team
  • 3 tickets for the Champions league game Maribor - Sevilla on the 6th of December in Maribor for the best three teams (one ticket for each team) 
  • »Goody bag« for all participants


TOP mentors

Support and help will be given by a TOP team of business and tech mentors. Each team will be joined by a mentor who will be their "supporter". The mentor will advise them, share experiences and if needed connect them with other mentors at the event.
The main coordinators of the mentor team at the innovation weekend are:  
  • Robert Sraka, head mentor of innovation and digital transformation of Zavarovalnica Sava. Robert will take care of the content support of a wide team of Zavarovalnica Sava.
  • Luka Topolovec, co-founder and director of EqualEyes, that won on the famous TechCrunch Disrupt Hackathon in London. Luka will coordinate the TOP tech and business mentors from the Slovenian start-up ecosystem.
  • Urban Lapajne, member of the team of Venture Factoryč, that will take care of the flawless organization and smooth operating of the event. 

Challenges of the innovation weekend

  • Modern communication paths of the insurance business
  • The challenge of an effective damage case process
  • Your ideas


Key information

15:00, 17th - 19th of November 2017
Tovarna podjemov, Ulica škofa Maksimilijana Držečnika 6, 2000 Maribor
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Tovarna podjemov - Facebook: 

Contact and more information:
Urban Lapajne
+386 41 372 418

Izvedba: Mojdenar IT d.o.o.