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Register now for our Startup Live FH Special in Vienna – Your chance to get feedback on your business idea and pitch in front of Austria’s who-is-who of the startup scene

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


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Pitch Storm


Team Formation


Business Model Intro


Working Session


Working Dinner




Mentors Preparation


Meet the Mentors


Mentoring Sessions


Working Lunch


Pitch Introduction


Working Session


Presentation hand-in


Pitch Rehearsals


Final Pitches


Community Voting


Winners Announcement


Networking & Dinner


Global Partners

Pioneers Ventures

City Partners

Bianca Busetti
CPO & Co-Founder, journi At journi Bianca is responsible for further developing and designing the product and serves as the intersection of marketing, development and data science. Her UI/UX design of the app was awarded several times best app in various categories by Mobile Monday, Content Award, Adobe Behance, Apple and Google and was featured in the media by LA Times or Forbes. 2017 the former team lead of mysugr was also awarded female entrepreneur of the year. Her academic background is design. At the Angewandte she studied under H. Esslinger who designed the first Apple devices and was founder of Frog Design.
Adrian Zettl-Singh
Founding Partner, TheVentury Adrian is a Founding Partner of TheVentury (Startup Agency & Accelerator), Head of Content & Social Media at AustrianStartups and lecturer for Growth Hacking at the FH St. Pölten and FH Burgenland. He is also often found as a speaker, mentor and coach at Inits, AWS and other startup initiatives and events. Previously, Adrian founded Adventures Media and miZZinglink and he worked as CMO of the Vienna Startup Simplewish. He holds a Master of Business and a Master of Journalism from the prestigious Monash University in Melbourne and a Bachelor in Media Management from the University of Applied Sciences St. Pölten.
Andreas Röttl
CEO & Co-Founder, Journi At journi Andreas is responsible for marketing, finance, hiring and other organizational tasks. He’s responsible for all marketing channels and has a strong focus on organic growth. He also manages relationships with Apple, Google and other partners. Before journi he worked in Singapore and Berlin as backend developer and assistant to serial entrepreneur and investor Michael Brehm. He co-founded his first company during studies at WU Vienna. This company laid the foundation for Pioneers.io where he also worked as CMO.
Roland Grösslich
CEO & Co-Founder, viRaTechnologies GmbH Roland Grösslich is the managing partner of viRaTechnologies GmbH, whose aim is to establish a relevant and sustainable market position in the "smart garden" segment with "viRaCube". Roland Grösslich has decades of sales and management experience (operational and strategic) in the banking and insurance industry. For many years, he had held various leadership assignments at a large NGO, where he was also heavily involved in the creation of various training concepts.
Daniel Horak
Co-Founder and COO, CONDA After graduating from his studies, Daniel founded his first startup in 2007, Spoken Language System. In 2012, he co-founded CONDA - the leading Austrian crowdinvesting platform - and is currently the managing director for marketing & sales. Daniel is very well connected in the Austrian startup community and also board member of AustrianStartups, a non-profit organization which supports startups in Austria.
Heini Luo

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Easygreen makes it simple to grow exotic plants.

Digital Heat

High Performance Computing on-demand that is sustainable, social and secure


Chimni is a smart cigarette lighter that tracks your smoking paired with our quit smoking program in the form of an app.


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.

FH Technikum Wien

Höchstädtplatz 6
1200 Vienna, AUSTRIA