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
    • Jaka Stele
      eDition Digital
    • Denis  Arh
      Kendu
    • Roger Blott
      Fil Rouge CapitaL
    • Matjaž Petrič
      5M
    • Julien Coustaury
      Fil Rouge Capital
    • Mladen Dakič
      GM6
    • Andrej Muževič
      INTERBORA
    • Nina Dremelj
      Poslovni angeli Slovenije
    • Andraž Grahek
      Capital Genetics
    • Miha Mikek
      Celtra
    • Tomaž  Jug
      Editor
    • Niko Klanšek
      BizMe
    • Damjan  Matičič
      Koofr
    • Tatjana Zabasu
      RSG Capital
    • Matt Mayfield
      Telekta
    • Gregor Mesarič
      Timur
    • Anže Miklavec
      EQUA & GOAT STORY
    • Tone Stanovnik
      Špica
    • Aljoša Pavšič
      NEPTUN DIGITAL
    • Grega Potokar
    • Samo Lubej
      Finančni center d.o.o.
    • Dejan Roljič
      ABC Accelerator
    • Andreja Satran
      AD PRONUM
    • Primož Strajnar
      Tricky Tribes
    • Gregor Pipan
      Xlab
    • Andraž Štalec
      RED ORBIT
    • Jure Tomc
      JT Business Development
    • Luka  Topolovec
      EqualEyes Solutions
    • Matej Zalar
      Visionect
    • Sašo Zagoranski
      Semantika
    • Klemen Zupančič
      sciNote
    • Jure Mikuž
      RSG Capital
    • Matjaž  Krč
      Ideus
    • Andraž Tori
      Zemanta
    • Matej Golob
      CorpoHub
    • Jure Pučko
      Doctrina
    • Matic Bitenc
      Toshl
    • Gregor Rebolj
      Klika
    • Aleš Špetič
      Klevio
    • Jugoslav Petkovič
      Silicon Gardens
    • Andraž Logar
      3fs
    • Boštjan Špetič
      Zemanta
    • Blaž Zupan
      EF in Optiprint
    • Lojze Bertoncelj
      CorpoHub
    • Tilen Travnik
      D.labs
    • Peter Ribarič
      Silicon Gardens
    • Kristjan Pečanac
      Hekovnik
    • Darko Butina
      Netcetera
    • Mark Pleško
      Cosylab
    • Branko Drobnak
      Business Angels of Slovenia
    • Tomaž  Erjavec
      Doctrina
    • Davorin Gabrovec
      Databox
    • Rok Stritar
      Ekonomska fakulteta
    • Tadej Gregorčič
      Motiviti
    • Davorin Jakulin
      Atech
    • Primož Kunaver
      Primum
    • Aljoša Huber
      IntelPlan
    • Jaka Levstek
      D.labs
    • Jaka Lindič
      Danu
    • Matevž Medja
      DsgnFwd
     
    National programmes committee
    • Denis  Arh
      Kendu
    • Branko Drobnak
      Business Angels of Slovenia
    • Aljoša Huber
      IntelPlan
    • Davorin Jakulin
      Atech
    • Andraž Grahek
      Capital Genetics
    • Tomaž  Jug
      Editor
    • Damjan  Matičič
      Koofr
    • Gregor Pipan
      Xlab
    • Luka  Topolovec
      EqualEyes Solutions
    • Matjaž  Krč
      Ideus
    • Matevž Medja
      DsgnFwd
    • Jure Mikuž
      RSG Capital
    • Matej Golob
      CorpoHub
    • Tatjana Zabasu
      RSG Capital
    • Lojze Bertoncelj
      CorpoHub
    • Tilen Travnik
      D.labs
    • Samo Lubej
      Finančni center d.o.o.
    • Aleš Blatnik
      Napovednik
     
     

    Dynamic start-up community

    Growing businesses
    E-upravnik
    Under the brand ETOS Smart Solutions, company E-upravnik is developing innovative solutions for autonomous management of buildings, residential neighbourhoods, and cities. With advanced technologies and electronic resource management, they wish to establish the perfect connection between users, software solutions, and smart equipment on the market of managing residential and business buildings.
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    All start-ups
     
    Innovative products
    Event Registry
    Event Registry is a product that offers decision-makers (brokers, business analysts, trend predictors, investors etc.) a good and comprehensive overview of events from across the world that concern the things and topics important for their work. The product uses the most modern solutions in artificial intelligence and machine learning to collect and analyse news that were published globally, in more than 30 languages, in real time. By using text analysis technology, key information is automatically extracted from the news, including the people, locations, organizations and discussed topics.
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    Dynamic startup people
    Jan Dobrilovič
    In his work, the cofounder and CEO of the online platform Beeping, for safely scheduling verified cleaners to one’s home, is combining his entrepreneurial spirit and experiences from the field of foreign markets marketing in company Petrol.
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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
     
     
    • Gregor Rebolj
      Silicon Gardens
    • Peter  Ribarič
      Silicon Gardens
    • 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

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    + Entrepreneurial programs and community
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    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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