Seedstars Istanbul

Seedstars Istanbul

SELECTED STARTUPS
Weeks
Days
  Hours
  Minutes

Strategic partners

Aktifbank

Local organisers

Startup Bootcamp

Local partners

SAP Innovation Labs Turkey

Venue partners

Bahcesehir University

Prize partners

Elance

Event Description

Seedstars World crowns its Istanbul winner Prisync in its Global Startup Competition to search for the best entrepreneurs

The event was hosted at the Bahçeşehir University and the Startup Bootcamp Istanbul on the 3rd of April. 
Keynote speeches were held by Aktifbank and Stage-Co, as well as by the President of the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in Turkey, Dogan Taskent.


Aktifbank’s CEO Dr. Önder Halisdemir welcomed the startsups and viewers warmly and explained why the entrepreneurial spirit is important for modern-day Turkey. The event was hosted in partnership with the upcoming SAP Innovation
Labs Turkey and was concluded with a reception hosted by the Consulate General of Switzerland.

Program

TIME DESCRIPTION
9:00 - 9:30 Arrival (coffee, networking)
9:30 - 9:40 Intro speech SSW - Intro speech by Aktifbank CEO Dr. Önder Halisdemir
9:40 - 11:50 1st Pitching session 
11:50 - 12:00 Keynote speech by Patrick Bosteels (Co-Founder of Stage-Co)
12:00 - 13:15 Lunch and Networking
13:15 - 13:30 Keynote speech by Dogan Taskent (President of the Swiss Chamber of Commerce)
13:30 - 15:30 2nd Pitching session
15:30 - 16:00 Jury Deliberation / Networking
16:00 - 16:30 Announcement of the winner / Interview
16:30 Closing / Moving to the reception on Terrace C

Regional Jury

Please meet our Jury members

Duygu Oktem

Duygu Oktem

Entrepreneurship Program Manager at Turk Telekom

Turk Telekom
Ayse Inal

Ayse Inal

Secretary General

Galata Business Angels
Hikmet Ozgozen

Hikmet Ozgozen

Business Development Manager

BIC Angel Investments
Dr.Cem Bülent Ünal

Dr.Cem Bülent Ünal

Managing Partner

McBDC
Furkan Unal

Furkan Unal

Managing Director and Group Head of Corporate Finance in Aktif Investment Bank

Aktifbank
Pierre-Alain Masson

Pierre-Alain Masson

Co-founder

Seedstars

Event Location / Map

Bahcesehir University - Incubation Center - Yildiz Mh., 34200 Besiktas/Istanbul

 


Selected Startups


Finalists

Winner

1

Prisync

Istanbul

10
2nd

2

Pao

Istanbul

4
3rd

3

Doktorin

Istanbul

9

Others

Shopinomi

Istanbul

131

Volt

Istanbul

10

Bvrjuva

Istanbul

2

Ingenious

Istanbul

10

Pazarmobi

Istanbul

6

Motivolog.com

Istanbul

3

Enforce

Istanbul

3

Walk-in

Istanbul

15

Parqr

Istanbul

3

Vitringez

Istanbul

3

ComicSpoon

Istanbul

61

Social Eyes

Istanbul

2

Goano

Istanbul

2

Sophist Agenda

Istanbul

6

Melacrowd

Istanbul

3

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