ST. PÖLTEN #1

AUSTRIA

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Register now for our first Startup Live event in St.Pölten – Your chance to get feedback on your business and pitch in front of Austria’s top investors, VCs, media representatives and an entrepreneurial audience of 100+ startup enthusiasts


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.

 

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

 

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Schedule

08:00 - 09:00

🤝 Registration & Mingle
Get some coffee, make yourself comfortable

09:00 - 09:30

👋 Opening

09:30 - 10:00

🎙 Pitch Storm
90-seconds initial pitches

10:00 - 10:30

👪 Team Exploration
Get to know the projects

10:30 - 11:00

🍝 Team Building
Complete team setup

11:00 - 12:00

🤓 Business Model Intro
Think big, start small, act bold!
by Georg Kuttner

12:00 - 12:30

🍕 Working Lunch

12:30 - 14:00

💻 Working Time
Get to know your team and project, set goals for the weekend

14:00 - 14:15

👩🏼‍🏫 Meet the Mentors

14:15 - 18:30

👩🏼‍🏫 Mentoring Sessions
Work on your business concept and get immediate Feedback from our mentors

18:30 - 19:00

🌮 Networking Dinner

19:00 - 23:59

💻 Working Time
Process the feedback from your mentors, maybe pivot a little or put the finishing touches on your business concept

08:30 - 09:30

🥐 Early Bird Breakfast

09:30 - 10:30

🎙 Pitch Training
The Art of Pitching
by Georg Kuttner

10:30 - 13:00

💻 Working Time
Refine your pitch and get your slides ready

13:00 - 14:00

🌯 Networking Lunch

14:00 - 16:00

🎬 Pitch Rehearsal
Prepare yourself for the final pitches

16:00 - 17:30

🚀 The Final Pitches
The Big Moment!

17:30 - 18:00

🎭 Jury Consultation & Community Award Voting

18:00 - 18:30

🎉 Throw around Confetti aka Winner Announcement

18:30 - 20:00

🥂 Networking & Dinner
The F-U-N Part

Contributors

Global Partners

Pioneers
startup300

City Partners

business&quartier

Network Partners

https://www.meinbezirk.at/niederoesterreich/
Hannes Baumgartner
Co-Founder & CEO | Naos Hannes co-founded Naos which is running four different web projects at the moment, nextSalesroom.com, markets by nextSalesrom (soon hedera.io), HappensLocally.com & foodtruck.pro Hannes is responsible for strategy, finance and product within the company. He can  help most with insights into: keeping things lean (agile development, pose hypotheses and test, dont just guess), business modelling (canvas and how to work through it) & bootstrapping your way to success
Anton Mayringer
Co -Founder & CEO | Online Agentur Q2E Anton started his online marketing agency 10 years ago. He supports small and medium companies with their online strategy to generate leads and sales with their websites and shops. His approach is based on the service/customer journey concept to focus on all possible interactions with a prospective customer and to provide the needed information at the right time to increase leads and sales output.
Melanie Ruff
Expert Innovation & Entrepreneurship | FH St.Pölten Melanie is a CEO and Co-Founder of RUFFBOARDS Sportartikel GmbH (2013-2016), Innovation and Entrepreneurship Expert at FH ST. Pölten (since 2017). Where she can help most: Business Development, Social Entrepreneurship, Team- Building, Product to Market, Production/value chain, Funding (AWS, WAW, FFG....), CSR, National/International Competitions.
Roman Kuba
Lead Frontend Engineer | Codeship After being self-employed for three years and starting to work with international clients very soon he learned a lot about product development. After that, Roman joined the startup Codeship in 2014 where he fill out rolls between engineering, architecture, management, and product. Roman joined Codeship in an early phase as the 8th person. After that, he has seen Codeship grow to over 30 people. Roman can definitely help in scaling team and engineering process, planning an MVP and executing accordingly.
Thomas Ecker
Senior Investment Manager, tecnet equity As investment manager at tecnet equity, Thomas has been responsible for the acquisition and analysis of, and negotiation with prospective portfolio companies since June of 2003. He supports existing investments and monitors exits. In addition, Thomas is in charge of deal flow generation and sits on advisory boards of various portfolio companies.
Robin Gerl
Consultant | RIZ - The Start-up Agency of Lower Austria Robin holds a position as a Consutant in RIZ - The Start-up Agency of Lower Austria. He will support startups in business planning, calculation, coaching, and finance fields.
Florian Pollak
Senior Associate | Herbst Kinsky Rechtsanwälte GmbH Florian has an experience in advising start-ups on major legal issues regarding choice and registration of a legal entity, financing rounds, protection of trademarks. Also, partly data protection issues, excluding tax law aspects.
Doris Steinacher
Projectmanager | accent - Gründerservice Doris is holding Project manager position in the accent - Gründerservice, the incubator of the province of Lower Austria and therefore the first contact for the economic implementation of technology-intensive and innovative ideas. She will support in business development and basic principles for business planning, also in creative thinking.
Andreas Schachenhuber
Visiting Professor | IMC Krems Andreas is a Visiting Professor/Lecturer at the IMC University of Applied Sciences Krems. He has an expertise in following fields: Business Strategy (External & Internal Analysis), Strategic Managerial Accounting, Budgeting, Controlling, Supply Chain Management, Procurement, and Logistics. Besides Andreas is a Former Business Strategy Consultant. Therefore, his expertise covers Operating Model, Business Transformation, and Zero Based Budgeting. Andreas is focused on podcasting by interviewing successful entrepreneurs on topics such as: Business Strategy, Founding stories, Motivation, and Goalsetting. Moreover, his focus keynotes are: Personal Productivity, Learning, Goalsetting, Planning, How to take action, Team performance and Motivation.
Markus Lang
Managing Director, Pioneers Ventures Markus is Managing Director of Pioneers Ventures and is actively scouting innovative startups within the CEE area to invest in. Before joining the Pioneers Team, Markus co-founded the Austrian crowd logistics startup checkrobin.com.
Thomas Ecker
Senior Investment Manager, tecnet equity As investment manager at tecnet equity, Thomas has been responsible for the acquisition and analysis of, and negotiation with prospective portfolio companies since June of 2003. He supports existing investments and monitors exits. In addition, Thomas is in charge of deal flow generation and sits on advisory boards of various portfolio companies.
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.
nxt
http://nxtbox.com/

Smart manufacturing for every machine worldwide. We offer a plug & use smart manufacturing solution for SMEs.

öKlo
https://oeklo.at/

"We make money out of shit & save the world". oeklo offers mobile compost or so-called dry toilets which gives a much higher sense of well-being, they are really mobile because they don't need no vacuum truck and finally they've found a process to compost the waste within just 2 weeks - absolutely toxic & pollution free what is worldwide unrivalled. 100% sustainable, no drinking water needed or contaminated and no chemicals or plastics are used.

QuickSpeech
https://www.quickspeech.info/

We develop your employees efficiently in under 1 minute per day! QuickSpeech is an App which educates within a game in an efficient and completely new way!

Ögreissler
https://www.oegreissler.at/

Ögreissler is the platform that uses the advantages of the local suppliers, to help them take the market back from the global players. Ögreissler offers an easy to use webshop, covering demand generation until delivery and cash collection, to local shops and producers. Due to our bionic algorithm and natural powered logisticsfleet, as well as LEAN process design, we deliver cheaper and faster to the local consumers than the regional or global players can afford.

connect
https://4connect-e.com/en/

connect is your customizable virtual home for every device in 2D, 3D or VR In connect - your virtual home of every device in 2D, 3D or VR - you can reach all your friends via our Multi-Messenger (send SMS, mails, FB messages...), play games, make video calls, teach your virtual pet and enjoy all 2D or VR media worldwide (e.g. TV, radio, internet, newspapers, books, etc.). connect is expandable, data protected, free of charge and offers nearly photo-realistic graphic for the perfect illusion. We earn money with product placement, an in-app-shop and commission for VR shops. connect will become the most attractive and personal access to VR and will develop the the "search engine" for this new, exciting world.

insight.trips
http://insighttrips.net/

insight.trips is a personalized and printed city.guide based on your own interests. Create your city.guide online and wait for it to arrive at your front door. Experience a foreign city the way you like.

ClearKarma TRACK
http://www.clearkarma.com/

Smart food choices with the ClearKarma TRACK app.

AI as a Service

Optimize Business Processes with Artificial Intelligence Take existing AI Solutions, make modules out of it. Consult Businesses Combine Modules to make fitting Apps for Companies

Group Booking made easy

Help hotel industry to sell their rooms online to groups. Group pricing and allotment handling.

PRIZES

Wildcard to pitch for the Berkeley method of Entrepreneurship (BMOE) Bootcamp in summer 2018 & one week in Silicon Valley powered by Lower Austria and tecnet/accent (worth app. EUR 20.000)
Tickets to the Pioneers Festival, one of Europe's largest Tech Conferences (worth 2.000 €)
Media Package by derBrutkasten (worth 5.000 €)
Crowdinvesting Evaluation Package by CONDA (worth 1.000 €)
Workshops or Coachings by Business&Quartier (worth 3.000 €)
2 x 1-month Coworking Space at workingspace 4.0 Gars (worth 170 each month)
2 x 1-month Coworking Space at Selbst & ständig in Bruckneudorf (worth 170 each month)

Organizers

Contact person

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.

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.
Paulina Kania
Event Boss Paulina loves event organisation and taking on new challenges. She is really into innovative ideas and entrepreneurship. Her goal is to supply a smooth event organising process to provide the best events for startups.
You?
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!

Ecopoint

Rathausplatz 1
3100 St. Pölten, AUSTRIA