07 May 2017

Event description

Seedstars World Comes to Dubrovnik!

Don't miss the chance to win at Seedstars World — global seed-stage startup competition for emerging markets and fast-growing startup scenes which coming together with Techne Summit, international technology entrepreneurship conference, to Croatia first time.

Seedstars World is coming to Dubrovnik on May 7th, 2017 and it will be hosted by Techne Summit at Dubrovnik Hotel Palace. Croatian’s best seed-stage startups will compete to represent the country at the Seedstars World competition and win up to USD 1 million in equity investment and network with investors and mentors from around the world.

In line with its mission to place the spotlight on entrepreneurs from emerging markets, Seedstars World is traveling to more than 65 countries this year to identify the best seed-stage entrepreneurs. Its previous participants have raised over USD 61M collectively, providing employment to more than 800 employees worldwide.

This year’s event is made possible by Dalmatia Aeterna.

See you in Dubrovnik, the glittering jewel of the Adriatic!



09:30 - 10:00
Arrival / Networking
10:00 - 10:15
Kick off
10:15 - 11:00
1st Pitching session
11:00 - 11:10
Break / Networking
11:10 - 12:00
2nd Pitching session
12:00 - 12:30
Jury Deliberation
17:30 - 18:00
Announcement of the winner

Attendee Registration

Seedstars Dubrovnik is a part of Techne Summit in Dubrovnik.

If you would like to attend our competition, you can purchase a ticket for the second day of Techne Summit. Use a special promo code with 20% discount TSTAKE20.


Startup Apply

Deadline for applications - 02 May 2017 24:00 UTC


Techne Summit
Dalmatia Aeterna


Tarek El Kady

Tarek El Kady

Founder & Chairman
Techne Summit
Agahuseyn Ahmadov

Agahuseyn Ahmadov

Associate for CEE Region
Seedstars World
Gary Whitehill

Gary Whitehill

Futurist of Now
Entrepreneur Week & The Relentless Foundation
Fadi Bishara

Fadi Bishara

Founder & CEO


Drazen Nikolic

Drazen Nikolic

Mentor & Director
Founder Institute Zagreb
Agahuseyn Ahmadov

Agahuseyn Ahmadov

Associate for CEE Region
Seedstars World
Augustin Jarak

Augustin Jarak

Startup Generalist, Startup Ecosystem Developer
Startup Grind


The event will take place at Hotel Dubrovnik Palace.

Masarykov put 20, 20000, Dubrovnik

+385 20 300 300