Start Trek 2013 – Balkan Tour at ICK

Innovation Centre Kosovo (ICK) on Friday 18th October 2013 starting from 18:00 hours will be hosting of the pitching event Start Trek 2013 organized by the two funds Eleven and LauncHUB in cooperation with local players in the startup community, with the support of Netokracija and Start.It.

Several teams including five companies from the business incubator of Innovation Centre Kosovo will be presenting/pitching their ideas in front of experienced entrepreneurs and investors from Eleven and LauncHUB, the two most active early stage investors in Europe. Through “Start Trek 2013” pitchers will learn about resources available to startups, and get feedback about their business ideas from experienced entrepreneurs.

The pitching event “Start Trek 2013” is one of five pitches that are organized by Eleven and LauncHUB in the Western Balkans region. Pitching events by these two funds have been organized on October 14th in Belgrade-Serbia, on 15th October in Zagreb-Croatia, on 16th October in Banja Luka-Republika Srpska, while the two upcoming events will be organized on 17th October in Podgorica-Montenegro, and on 18th of October in Pristina-Kosovo.

Eleven and LauncHUB organize these events in partnership, Microsoft, and local players in the startup community, with the support of Netokracija and Start.It. Innovation Centre Kosovo (ICK) is a center whose aim is to connect research and development component of scientific field with the business sector, focusing on creating new job opportunities oriented towards the future, based on knowledge and new technology.

Innovation Centre Kosovo (ICK) was founded to support entrepreneurship, innovation and commercially based business development, with a focus on information and communication technology. The centre supports both start-ups and existing companies with the potential for growth.

Athene Prosjektledelse, Norway and Kosovo Association of Information and Communication Technology (STIKK), Kosovo are the founders of ICK, and Crimson Capital LLC, Kosovo is the main cooperating partner. ICK is funded by The Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

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