European Startup Conferences

Startup System EU offers this European Innovation Conference calendar as a resource to help make connections between startups, investors and innovators.

Our goal is to bring together startups and innovation professionals to learn about cutting-edge innovations and foster dynamic conversation addressing how technology is transforming Europe.

JAN-MAR | APR-JUN | JUL-SEP | OCT-DEC

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Oct

  • Deep Tech Summit – The Deep Tech Summit promotes innovation and investment into the best technology companies from across Europe and is your chance to connect with VCs, entrepreneurs, industry experts, and thought leaders to foster new connections, business, and investment. 2019 – Oct 1, 2019
  • Alpine High-Tech Venture Forum 2019 – The Alpine High-Tech Venture Forum promotes innovation and investment into the best technology companies from across Europe and is your chance to connect with VCs, entrepreneurs, industry experts, and thought leaders to foster new connections, business, and investment. 2019 – Oct 1, 2019
  • Nordic Venture Forum 2019 – The Nordic Venture Forum promotes innovation and investment into the best technology companies from across Europe and is your chance to connect with VCs, entrepreneurs, industry experts, and thought leaders to foster new connections, business, and investment. Copenhagen, Denmark; 2019 – Oct 1, 2019
  • Microsoft Future Decoded – Future Decoded offers an inspired vision of the digital business of tomorrow, with the tangible advice you need to drive your business. London, UK; Oct 1-2, 2019
  • SOUTH SUMMIT – one of the leading startup conference in southern Europe. A platform created with the aim to bring together startups, international investors and leading corporations in the search for innovation. Madrid, Spain; Oct 2-4, 2019
  • Bread & Jam Festival – Bread & Jam is an annual 2-day conference and boot camp for emerging and scaling food and drink brands, bringing together food and drink founders and innovators, investors, media and industry leaders. You can expect a ground-breaking program of panel discussions, inspirational keynotes, hands-on workshops, and mentoring sessions focused on accelerating independent food and drink brands with bold aspirations. If you’re an ambitious food brand, this is an annual event not to be missed. London, UK; Oct 3-4, 2019
  • Mondial.Tech – dedicated to technological innovations for automobiles and tomorrow’s mobility. Automobile manufacturers, equipment manufacturers, Tech giants & start-ups shape the future of transportation and mobility. Paris, France; TBA
  • Women Startup Challenge Europe HealthTechLaunched in partnership with Craig Newmark, founder of craigslist and Craig Newmark Philanthropies, the Women Startup Challenge is on a mission to close the funding gap and shake up a culture and economy that’s made it exceedingly difficult for women to launch startups and raise capital. We provide funding, mentoring, and other resources for women who are creating the most innovative tech companies to help scale their products. The 10 finalists will pitch our distinguished jury of investors on 7 October in Paris. Our distinguished jury has included investors from Mozilla, GV (Google Ventures), Techstars, Illuminate Ventures, OneRagtime, Techstars, and more. Paris, France, Oct 7, 2019
  • InsurTech Rising International450+ insurtech entrepreneurs, incumbents and investors from across the world driving the insurance digital revolution. Paris, Ile-de-France, France; Oct 7-11, 2019
  • LegalTech Startup Challenge – LegalTech Startup Challenge is aiming to make an impact on the Legal sector providing access to domain expertise and market credibility. Istanbul, Turkey; Oct 9, 2019
  • World Summit AI – Enterprise, Startups, Investors and Deep Tech will all gather in one inspiring space for two days and we have the perfect AI-driven networking event app for you to connect with the WSAI community! 5872 connections and 2940 meetings were made through the event app in 2018. Amsterdam, Netherlands; Oct 9-10, 2019
  • Internet of Supply Chain – The only IoT event for supply chain & logistics professionals. If you are a forward-thinking supply chain and logistics professionals, this conference is for you, providing you with insight to transform your supply chain strategy, deliver transparency, value, and efficiency throughout your business by revolutionizing your inventory, warehouse and fleet management. Berlin, Germany; Oct 9-10, 2019
  • SaaStock – one of the best conference for SaaS founders, VCs, and execs in Europe. When the SaaS community comes together the result is a mutual improvement. Dublin, Ireland; Oct 14-16, 2019
  • O’Reilly Artificial Intelligence Conference 2019 – The O’Reilly AI Conference is a unique opportunity for the brightest minds in applied AI to gather for four intense and invigorating days. London, UK; Oct 14-17, 2019
  • MIPCOM – the year’s most anticipated global market for entertainment content across all platforms. Cannes, Provence-Alpes-Cote d’Azur, France; Oct 14-19, 2019
  • INNOVEIT – Brings together around 350 entrepreneurs, representatives of higher education and research, EU, national and regional policymakers, as well as EIT graduates and key innovation actors. Budapest, Hungary; Oct 15, 2019
  • Cybersecurity Week Luxembourg 2019 – Cybersecurity Week Luxembourg positions the country as a leading European location for cybersecurity start-ups, talent, investors and experts who are looking for growth opportunities. Cybersecurity Week Luxembourg is an advocacy-campaign week, which takes place from 16 to 21 October and aims to raise awareness of cybersecurity threats, promote cybersecurity among citizens, corporates and SMEs, and provide up-to-date security informa on through educa on and sharing best practices. Luxembourg, Luxembourg; Oct 15-25, 2019
  • BARCELONA TECH JOB FAIR AUTUMN 2019 – a chance for job seekers to talk to companies that are hiring in person. If you’ve had enough of submitting your CV online without the opportunity to make a lasting first impression, here’s your chance to change your strategy and do a bit of networking. Barcelona, Spain; Oct 17, 2019
  • Innowave Summit – the best high tech conference in Southeast Europe with a major accent on Digitalization of business and public sectors and focus on Innovations in Marketing, Sales, E-Commerce and all industries. The goal of the event is to encourage innovative and creative thinking and to create a favorable environment in which participants can exchange successful business models, experience and good practices. Varna, Bulgaria; Oct 18-19, 2019
  • Entrepreneurship Summit 2019 – Der Entrepreneurship Summit ist das besondere Gründer-Event in Deutschland. Über 100 Experten aus allen Bereichen des Entrepreneurship treffen auf 1500 Gleichgesinnte, Gründer, Visionäre und Querdenker! Freuen Sie sich auf unvergessliche Keynotes, Impulsgruppen und Interviews. Berlin, Germany; Oct 19-20, 2019
  • Mozfest – 10th-anniversary gathering of educators, activists, technologists, researchers, artists, and young people dedicated to creating a better, healthier internet. A seven-day celebration for, by, and about people who love the internet, showcasing world-changing ideas and technology through workshops, talks, and interactive sessions. London, UK; Oct 21-27, 2019
  • Scale 19 – SCALE is getting a makeover. Following a strategic review, we are changing our format to focus on creating intimate, highly-targeted events that bring our community of founders, marketing pioneers, and creative visionaries together on a more regular basis. Unfortunately, this means SCALE19 will not go ahead as announced. However, this is not the end of our flagship conference – we hope to see you in 2020 after a short break. In the meantime, stay tuned for updates about our next exciting SCALE events. Berlin, Germany; TBA
  • MUNICH TECH JOB FAIR AUTUMN 2019 – a chance for job seekers to talk to companies that are hiring in person. If you’ve had enough of submitting your CV online without the opportunity to make a lasting first impression, here’s your chance to change your strategy and do a bit of networking. Munich, Germany; Oct 23, 2019
  • Codemotion Milan – Codemotion is a two-day event open to all languages and technologies with a focus on topics such as Frontend, Security, Mobile, DevOps, IoT, Cloud, Big Data, AI /Machine Learning, Design/UX, Game Dev, Inspirational, Functional Programming, Javascript, Containers, Microservices, AR/MR/VR, Diversity in Tech, FAAS/Serverless. Milan, Italy, Oct 24, 2019
  • TechDay London – We know startups are looking for a few main resources to help propel their growth, and that’s exactly who we invite to join us as attendees. TechDay offers a unique opportunity to showcase your brand and connect with our 7,000 attendees! London, UK; Oct 25, 2019
  • ZURICH TECH JOB FAIR AUTUMN 2019 – a chance for job seekers to talk to companies that are hiring in person. If you’ve had enough of submitting your CV online without the opportunity to make a lasting first impression, here’s your chance to change your strategy and do a bit of networking. Zurich, Switzerland; Oct 30, 2019
  • StartupConthe innovation-driven network and business event at C-level with the aim of connecting early-stage startups with suitable partners, businesses, and investors. Cologne, Germany; Oct 30, 2019
  • Innovation World Cup at StartupCon – the Innovation World Cup® Series will be in Cologne (Germany) at StartupCon, the innovation-driven network and business event at C-level with the aim of connecting early-stage startups with suitable partners, businesses, and investors. Cologne, Germany; Oct 30, 2019
  • How To Web – How to Web empowers founders and professionals like you to create disrupting tech products and businesses. During two days we are showcasing over 50 presentations, masterclasses, and debates about successful startups and products, business & innovation war stories and domain analysis. You will discuss global trends like fintech, AI, blockchain, techdemocracy, and urban transportation. Also cover practical subjects as starting a startup, growing revenue and distribution, designing innovative products and improving team performance. Bucharest, Romania; Oct 30-31, 2019
  • ReactiveConf – World-class 3 day festival of modern technologies for mobile and web innovators. Prague, Czech Republic, TBA
  • NOAH Conference London – Connecting Capital with Entrepreneurs. Our mission is to provide a physical marketplace that facilitates funding of digital European companies at all stages. London, UK; Oct 30-31, 2019
  • Investor Summit Liechtenstein – The investor Summit Liechtenstein connects start-ups and SMEs with capital search with top-class investors and decision-makers. At the center of the event are the company presentations. Schann, Liechtenstein, Oct 31, 2019

Nov

  • Benelux Venture Forum 2019 – The Benelux Venture Forum promotes innovation and investment into the best technology companies from across Europe and is your chance to connect with VCs, entrepreneurs, industry experts and thought leaders to foster new connections, business, and investment. Maastricht, Netherlands;  Nov 1, 2019
  • Cleantech Energy Transition Summit 2019 – The Cleantech Energy Transition Summit promotes innovation and investment into the best technology companies from across Europe and is your chance to connect with VCs, entrepreneurs, industry experts, and thought leaders to foster new connections, business, and investment. Rotterdam, Netherlands;  Nov 1, 2019
  • ePitch Venture Forum 2019 – The ePitch Venture Forum promotes innovation and investment into the best technology companies from across Europe and is your chance to connect with VCs, entrepreneurs, industry experts, and thought leaders to foster new connections, business, and investment. ;  Nov 1, 2019
  • NRW Venture Forum 2019 – The NRW Venture Forum promotes innovation and investment into the best technology companies from across Europe and is your chance to connect with VCs, entrepreneurs, industry experts, and thought leaders to foster new connections, business, and investment. Cologne, Germany;  Nov 1, 2019
  • MoneyConf –  comes to you from the people behind Web Summit, the world’s fastest-growing technology event. MoneyConf has become “Europe’s largest cryptocurrency and fintech event”, a crossroads for the world’s largest buyers and sellers of technology, alongside many of the world’s most disruptive emerging fintech companies. In 2018, over 5,000 of the top names in the industry, from CEOs of global institutions and brands to the founders of the world’s most disruptive startups joined us at MoneyConf. Amid legendary networking opportunities, attendees have access to two days of content including keynotes, fireside chats, workshops and panel discussions from key players redrawing the boundaries of fintech and financial services. Lisbon, Portugal; Nov 4-7, 2019
  • O’Reilly Software Architecture Conference London – O’Reilly Software Architecture Conference provides design, development & deployment training that veteran & aspiring software architects. London, UK; Nov 4-7, 2019
  • O’Reilly Velocity Conference: London – O’Reilly Velocity Conference: London is to learn to build & run the systems that power modern businesses. London, UK; Nov 4-7, 2019
  • Web Summit – It’s been called “the best technology conference on the planet.” But we just think it‘s different. And that difference works for our attendees, ranging from Fortune 500 companies to the most exciting startups in the world. Our speakers may be world class, but our networking is “simply legendary.” Lisbon, Portugal; Nov 4-7, 2019
  • VMware Europe – VMworld Europe brings you four days of innovation to accelerate your journey to a software-defined business. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain; Nov 4-7, 2019
  • Telco Data Analytics & AI Europe – The catalyst for telco transformation offering new opportunities with ai, analytics and automation. London, UK; Nov 5-6, 2019
  • BERLIN TECH JOB FAIR AUTUMN 2019 – a chance for job seekers to talk to companies that are hiring in person. If you’ve had enough of submitting your CV online without the opportunity to make a lasting first impression, here’s your chance to change your strategy and do a bit of networking. Berlin, Germany; Nov 7, 2019
  • Malta Blockchain Summit – Malta Blockchain Summit is a blockchain expo that discusses potential applications of the Blockchain, quantum technology, Artificial Intelligence, big data, and IoT. The Summit anticipates 5,000 delegates and world-class speakers, 300 exhibitor and sponsors. It will also feature a Hackathon as well as an ICO Pitch with hundreds of investors. Valletta, Malta; Nov 7-8, 2019
  • START Call – Berlin’s leading startup conference for founders, industry experts, and young professionals. Speeches from successful founders, hands-on workshops, a job fair, and a startup tour await you at the event. Famous startups such as N26, movinga, Signavio and many more will be there! Berlin, Germany; TBA
  • STICKS & STONES Job & Career Fair – With more than 3,000 visitors per year, STICKS & STONES is Europe’s biggest job and career fair for lesbians, gays, bisexuals, trans people, and straight allies. Munich, Germany; TBA
  • SingularityU Greece Summit – brings the world’s leading speakers and experts on exponentially accelerating technologies together with Greek business leaders of today and tomorrow, giving us the knowledge and insight we need to compete—and win—in an exponentially changing world. Athens, Greece; Nov 11-12, 2019
  • Codemotion Berlin – Codemotion is a two-day event open to all languages and technologies with a focus on topics such as Frontend, Security, Mobile, DevOps, IoT, Cloud, Big Data, AI /Machine Learning, Design/UX, Game Dev, Inspirational, Functional Programming, Javascript, Containers, Microservices, AR/MR/VR, Diversity in Tech, FAAS/Serverless. Berlin, Germany; Nov 12, 2019
  • Frontiers Health is the healthcare innovation edition of Frontiers Conferences. Designed to provide a unique platform to learn, exchange and get inspired by the topics of digital disruption and technologies in healthcare. As with all Frontiers conferences, the experience is king, with a variety of hands-on workshops, immersive sessions, and thought-provoking keynotes. Berlin, Germany; Nov 13-15, 2019
  • Data Natives – The fourth edition of Data Natives will welcome over 1600 attendees and more than 100 speakers to dissect the tech that’s shaping the way we live today — and how we’ll live tomorrow. First and foremost, Data Natives is a community, spawned from a series of localized events in 48 key tech capitals across the globe. Each November, Data Natives is the culmination of our grassroots tech movement, uniting our community for 2 days of inspiring talks, educational workshops, and unparalleled networking opportunities. Be a part of the most inspiring conference for the data-driven generation. Berlin, Germany; Nov 21-22, 2019
  • UNICORNS IN TECH meets eBay & Brands4friends – UNICORNS IN TECH is the global tech community for LGBT+ and straight allies. It is the ideal place for everyone who is at home in the world of technology, whether they are an industry professional or a more casual enthusiast. On a monthly basis, we organize get-together events, hosted by proud companies. Berlin, Germany; TBA
  • SBC Digital Health Demo Day – 300 Investors + Corporates + Mentors + fellow Entrepreneurs, 12 Digital Health startups, fast-paced stage pitching. High potential startups from seven countries who joined this year’s Startupbootcamp Digital Health Berlin Acceleration program, will share from the stage how their amazing teams and products will disrupt the health tech-industry. Berlin, Germany; TBA
  • SiGMA iGaming Conference – The fifth edition of SiGMA will take place between the 28th and 30th of November at the Malta Fairs and Conventions Centre in Ta’ Qali. Positioned at the cutting edge of a very competitive industry, it has evolved into the definitive iGaming showcase. SiGMA will welcome over 400 sponsors and exhibitors, 200 industry-leading speakers and a record-breaking 12500 attendees from over 80 countries – solidifying its reputation as a staple on the global iGaming calendar. Msida, Malta; TBA
  • Machine Learning Innovation Summit – The role of machine learning has evolved significantly, as implementation is expected to make critical decisions on business performance and transformative projects. This summit is a must attend for those looking to master these responsibilities, and deliver prosperity in today’s challenging economic climate. Dublin, Ireland; TBA
  • Disrupt Berlin – If you’re serious about startups, we’re still keeping it as real as ever. At Disrupt, everyone is a startupper – no matter if you’re a founder, investor, hacker or tech leader. So much more than just on-stage interviews, Disrupt is where you’ll find the renowned Startup Battlefield competition, a virtual Hackathon, hundreds of startups in Startup Alley, Workshops and legendary networking at our After Parties… and we’re in Berlin, right where many startup dreams begin. Including Biotech & Healthtech. Berlin, Germany; TBA
  • Codemotion Milan – Codemotion is a two-day event open to all languages and technologies with a focus on topics such as Frontend, Security, Mobile, DevOps, IoT, Cloud, Big Data, AI /Machine Learning, Design/UX, Game Dev, Inspirational, Functional Programming, Javascript, Containers, Microservices, AR/MR/VR, Diversity in Tech, FAAS/Serverless. Milan, Italy; TBA
  • Codemotion Madrid – Codemotion is a two-day event open to all languages and technologies with a focus on topics such as Frontend, Security, Mobile, DevOps, IoT, Cloud, Big Data, AI /Machine Learning, Design/UX, Game Dev, Inspirational, Functional Programming, Javascript, Containers, Microservices, AR/MR/VR, Diversity in Tech, FAAS/Serverless. Madrid, Spain; TBA
  • Slush – Tech events are usually impressively lined up with the most accomplished and triumphant: their success is surely easy to recognize, but what’s much harder is to dig into their best-kept secrets and the real practices they preach and work by. This year, our on-stage and off-stage program is going all out to give you the best, hands-on advice by entrepreneurs, for entrepreneurs. In 2018, over 3,100 startups, 1,800 investors, and 650 journalists from over 130 countries gathered to Slush to kick it with like-minded tech-heads while experiencing the phenomenal atmosphere. Helsinki, Finland; Nov 21-22, 2019
  • Robotex – an international robotics education network, hosting tech event series across all continents, as well as running robotics and startup programs. Tallinn, Estonia; Nov 29 – Dec 1, 2019

Dec

  • Bridging Italy to Scalable Markets by Hephaestus Venture – The showcase will be dedicated to the “Later Stage” Italian and European Investments that decide to expand their business “Overseas”, specifically dedicated to Italian digital startups and software that seek to open the American market in San Francisco, New York, San Diego or to outsource their production to Emerging Countries such as Brazil, China, Russia, India, South Africa. Milan, Italy; Dec 4, 2019
  • European Venture Contest Final 2019 – The European Venture Contest Final promotes innovation and investment into the best technology companies from across Europe and is your chance to connect with VCs, entrepreneurs, industry experts and thought leaders to foster new connections, business, and investment. Düsseldorf, Germany; Dec 9, 2019
  • APIdays Paris – The new API Stack for the Programmable Society is the world’s leading API Conference, with an expected 2,000 API practitioners and IT decision-makers (CTOs, CDOs, VP Engineers, Architects, PMs, Developers, Investors etc.). Paris, France, Dec 10-11, 2019
  • Disrupt Berlin – If you’re serious about startups, we’re still keeping it as real as ever. At Disrupt, everyone is a startupper – no matter if you’re a founder, investor, hacker or tech leader. So much more than just on-stage interviews, Disrupt is where you’ll find the renowned Startup Battlefield competition, hundreds of startups in Startup Alley, Workshops and legendary networking at our After Parties… and we’re in Berlin, right where many startup dreams begin. Berlin, Germany; Dec 11-12, 2019

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