January 22

Reserve 11 and 12 May for this year’s PODIM!

Have you ever wondered how hidden and sometimes underestimated, but at the same time powerful, disruptive forces of startups revolutionize established ways of doing business and the society? Reserve Wednesday and Thursday, 11 and 12 May this year, when we will reveal the answers to these questions at the 36th PODIM Conference, the biggest entrepreneurship and startup event in the Alps-Adriatic region!

First speakers revealed already

We will make sure that once again, the intense two-day programme will see an explosion of positive entrepreneurial energy. The conference will be packed with the latest entrepreneurship knowledge and recipes for success, numerous formal and informal opportunities for networking, and speakers whose energy and stories will excite you and motivate you to roll up your sleeves and make your business ambitions come true.

Some have already confirmed their presence at the PODIM Conference 2016:
  • Alex Iskold, managing director of one of the biggest and most prominent American accelerators, Techstars from New York
  • Rob Bailey, investor and mentor from San Francisco who helped collect more than 50 million USD investments into SaaS and big data startups
  • dr. Nadya Zhexembayeva, queen of reinvention, with whom you can reinvent your products, business processes and management practices, much like Coca-Cola, IBM or CISCO that she collaborates with do
  • Poornima Vijayashanker, startup entrepreneur, engineer, computer programmer, esteemed speaker and author from San Francisco who left a deep mark on the American high-tech scene
  • Garry Whitehill, globally renowned entrepreneur from Silicon Valley, mentor, philanthropist and advisor to Fortune 100 companies and government leaders, founder of Entrepreneur Week & The Relentless Foundation
  • Igor Tasic, the CEO of Startup Europe Week, the largest entrepreneurship related event in Europe and strategy consultant, supporting companies around the world to do business in Brazil and vice-versa.

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See you soon in Maribor, a dynamic startup hub in the heart of the Alps-Adriatic region!

your PODIM team