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Register now for the fist bilateral startup event for Salzburg & Berchtesgadener Land: Startup Live Euregio Salzburg

Your chance to get feedback on your business and pitch in front of the regions’ top investors, VCs, media representatives and an entrepreneurial audience of 100+ startup enthusiasts


Who can join?

entrepreneur startups enthusiast


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Pitch your business idea or get inspired, build your team and get to work!
No matter if founder yourself, business guy, marketing guru, design enthusiast or programmer – Join us in a unique atmosphere, meet people from various backgrounds and develop tomorrow’s businesses.

Top-notch mentors with proven experience in start-ups will guide you with first-hand tips on how to make a successful business.

On Sunday you’ll have the chance to pitch your business to investors, media representatives & the crowd and win awesome prizes!


This event is your chance to discover the beautiful region of Salzburg & Berchtesgadener Land as the perfection location to grow your startup business!

Besides high life quality, the alpine heights and the sustainable economy the Berchtesgadener Land has a lot to offer for business founders.
In addition to leading universities and technical colleges the companies in Berchtesgadener region also providing interesting value chains for founders, particularly in the fields of automotive, telecommunication and location-related services.


The right people at the right moment can make or a break a startup! 

Our vision is to create a global community of entrepreneurial minds and startup influencers to support each other and grow together. No matter if high-profile team members, potential investors, experienced mentors or relevant media representatives: Our Startup Live events always make sure you’ll meet the right people.




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Christian Schulz
Head of Marketing | WANKO
  • 20 years of experience in sales and Marketing
  • Restructuring and reorganization of various business areas
  • Let´s talk about markets, prices, public relations, processes, employee leadership and networking.

Lisa Pecnik
Lead Project Manager | WhatAVenture Coordination and execution of our customer’s projects, is Lisa’s daily business. She is responsible for the successful scouting of startups and experts and the realization of the innovation camps and workshops across various industries. Previously Lisa gained experience with a head hunting agency and knows what it takes to find the best people and institutions.
Max Ditzel
Acceleration Manager | WhatAVenture Acceleration Manager at WhatAVenture where I am in charge of the setup and support of acceleration and incubation programs that guided more than 2000 startups and 350 corporate innovation teams. Furthermore I am responsible for the development and implementation of innovation strategies for leading companies in fields like energy, logistics and finance. The activities are mainly focusing on intrapreneurship, synergies between corporates and startups as well as open innovation around technologies. Mentor and speaker for innovation and startup initiatives such as Founder Institute, Entrepreneurship Avenue, Elevate, Nexuslab, Skinnovation, Startup Live and Pioneers Festival. Lecturer at the Technical University of Vienna and trainer for the diploma innovationmanagement at BFI. Customer Development | Corporate Innovation & Partnerships | Entrepreneurship | Business Development | SaaS | Acceleration Management | Innovation Strategy | Serial Home Cook
Martina Egger
Project Manager | What A Venture Martina gained several years of experience in the German banking sector. There she worked in the business development department for corporate clients with focus on digitization. She is responsible for coordinating our customer’s projects, scouting startups and is part of our sales team. She strongly believes in the successful realization of business ideas and implementation of innovations through the innovation process.
Hans Egermeier
CEO | talsen team GmbH Management & Start Up: • Management of very large, distributed software engineering teams (> 100 developer, > 5 different locations) • Software engineering: organization, process, technology • (lean) Start Up experience since 2005: Xmedio GmbH (2005, Founder), Rangetainment Technologies GmbH (2008, Technical Director), Management Consulting "lean digital transformation" (2016, Founder), talsen team GmbH (2017, Founder)
Michael Pucher
Tax Advisor & Partner | LeitnerLeitner Over 10 years’ experience in consulting and advisory services in national/-international M&A-, PE- and VC-transactions including valuation, contract negotiation and tax and financial structuring.
Thomas Peruzzi
Managing Director | P-Hold GmbH Tom is an Interims Manager (mostly CTO), angel investor, advisor, auditor and mentor in the digital world. Beside this and his external lecture duties he is married and has 3 kids. Tom can most likely help with digital business cases, product and business management and what to take care during M&A processes.
Claudia Bruckschwaiger
Owner | Achterbahndompteur As a business consultant and mentor Claudia supports StartUps, founders and freelancers, moslty arround Austria but also all over europe and MENA-region with their visions, business development and strategies. Additionally she works as a user experience and user interface design consultant for companies.
Gerd Beneken
Professor | University Rosenheim Gerd leads the innovation laboratory for students at Rosenheim University of Applied Sciences. Since 2003, he has been supporting student teams in the implementation of software development projects, from initial requirements to delivery to customers.
Roman Heimbold
CEO | Atalanda GmbH atalanda is a strong player in the local commerce business of retailers, operating local marketplaces with same day delivery logistics. We startet 2012 with a team of students of FH Salzburg and have run a crowd funding campaign resulting in a 200k funding investors in 2015. Another investor joined 2016. About 500 retailers in 13 cities have joined atalanda, providing the best services in town.
Thomas Blaschke
Business Angel & Professor | University of Salzburg Thomas is a professor for Geoinformatics at the University of Salzburg. He acts as a business angel and mentor for several startups in Austria and Germany. Currently, he is involved as shareholder in nine companies most of them building on geospatial information and services including Earth observation, GNSS, spatial analytics and location based services including indoor location services. Professor Blaschke is also shareholder of startup300, the largest private startup accelerator programme in Austria and member of professional business angel and technology transfer organisations.
Dirk Kiefer
Director | Bavarian Center for Cultural & Creative Industries Since 1990, Dirk has worked as cultural manager and entrepreneur in many sub-sectors of the cultural and creative industries in Germany and internationally. His main occupations have centered around increasing the economic value-added from cultural and creative activities as well as fostering spill-over effects from creativity-based innovation into the whole of the economy.
Lisa Fassl
CEO | Austrian Angels Investors Association Active for several years in the startup scene, Lisa has already been able to go through several stations and get to know the ecosystem from different angles. The passionate hobby photographer is particularly interested in projects with digital components and supports startups hands-on in their further development. In addition to her role at the aaia, she is a co-founder of Female Founders and has an active seat in the advisory board of IdeenTriebwerk Graz.
Matthias Heimbeck
CEO | Findologic GmbH As a passionate entrepreneur, Heimbeck is also a co-founder of various start-ups and is available as a mentor for new founders and entrepreneurship. Besides that, he also is working as a lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences in Salzburg. Together with his wife, he is constantly developing corporate concepts. For him, entrepreneurship is not just a job. It is something he found is calling in. With his company FINDOLOGIC, he aims to become the European market leader while gaining substantial market shares in large eCommerce countries, such as the USA.
Mark Cheret
CEO | Cheret Virtual Storyteller As a Senior DevOps Advisor, I'm embedded in the InsurTech echosystem with Allianz X, Munich RE and LV1871. I do due diligence in technology and consult with teams of entrepreneurs and tech-heads on funding, operations and infrastructure.
Irene Wagner
CEO | psm protech Irene is working since more than 25 years in different Management Positions within the automotive industry. In 2010 I founded my own Company psm protech. Her own experience and a good market overview as well as an excellent Network throughout Business world highly qualifies her as a Jury Member.

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Contact person

Georg Kuttner
Managing Partner - The Hustler

Georg is fascinated with startups, entrepreneurship and the tech industry. He loves supporting and shaping startup ecosystems and is helping fellow entrepreneurs to succeed with their businesses. His passion is public speaking, moderating and pitching in any way possible.

Tanja Sternbauer
Managing Partner - Mastermind Eager to create a supporting community for entrepreneurs worldwide, Tanja focuses on strengthen the connections between startup ecosystems and hubs around the globe.
Event Volunteer Do you want to become part of your local startup scene? Do you want to use your organizational skills to make an impact? Learn about all possibilities!

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