MINI Seedcamp coming to Ljubljana again in September!

Day 31. January 2014 posted Stanislava Vabšek

Netokracija and the Initiative Start:up Slovenia have managed to attract the MINI Seedcamp event to Ljubljana once again. It will take place on the 19th of September 2014. The last MINI Seedcamp event that took place in Ljubljana happened in 2011. 

MINI Seedcamp is a one-day event at which start-up companies and mentors from entire Europe meet up. At the event, led by the London-based accelerator Seedcamp, a foreign fund of risk capital offers support with company launch to young entrepreneurs and talented individuals who have original business ideas in the field of technological solutions. Seedcamp helps perspective entrepreneurs with financial capital, but mostly by getting esteemed mentors from home and abroad to share knowledge and experiences with different teams.
Event programme
At the beginning, start-up companies present their project in front of the committee. This is followed by one-on-one mentorships. The goal of the event is to connect teams with mentors, experts and entrepreneurs, who will be able to help them with their work in the future by sharing their knowledge and experiences. The purpose is to find perspective, innovative and globally-oriented start-up companies that Seedcamp will invest into. So far, Seedcamp invested into 3 Slovenian start-up companies: Zemanta, and
Winners of MINI Seedcamp will be invited to the Seedcamp Week in Berlin this November, where they will spend 3 days in the company of more than 150 mentors. At that time, Seedcamp’s final decision about companies into which it will invest will also be known.
Seedcamp is one of the largest international providers of seed capital in the world and the leading one for microinvestments and the mentorship programme in Europe. Its beginnings reach into the year 2007 and today they connect almost 90 European start-up companies with the most potential. It is supported by an excellent team and a group of investors who annually invest into approximately 20 companies. They offer various opportunities to companies: seed funding, three-monthly rent of offices in Google Campus in London, weekly team meetings, a 4-week long mentorship tour across USA and other services worth 150,000 euros. Investments are worth from 25,000 to 50,000 euros.
Netokracija is the leading medium in the field of start-ups, digital and mobile technologies and culture 2.0 in Slovenia and the region. It publishes news, reports, columns, reviews and exclusive interviews from established authors on a daily basis. Netokracija is the organizer of the first e-commerce conference in the region, OMG Commerce, and the largest summer start-up conference in Europe – Rock Paper Startups.
The Initiative Start:up Slovenia has been connecting the most active stakeholders of the Slovenian entrepreneurship ecosystem since 2012, with the purpose of developing the Slovenian start-up ecosystem. In two years of existence, the members of the Initiative Start:up Slovenia have jointly organized more than 400 events for entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial talents, at which more than 13,000 people participated! Through programmes and activities, member consultants have helped more than 800 business teams and companies when the latter were developing their idea and launching the company as well as its global growth. The stated results show that Slovenia has one of the most modern, comprehensive and active start-up ecosystems in Europe.
More information
Urban Lapajne, Initiative Start:up Slovenia,, phone: +386 41 372 418
Elvisa Basailović, Initiative Start:up Slovenia,, gsm +386 41 850 115
Ana Eterović, Netokracija editor,,  phone: +386 51 382 092



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