Here’s All You Need to Know About Startup Turkey 2017

The people who will speak at the biggest internet activity event has been revealed

The biggest internet event of the year, Startup Turkey, organized by Etohum, one of Turkey’s leading accelerators, will be held on 23-25 February in Antalya. The three most successful startups in 2017 will be also chosen at the largest internet event of the year, which will bring speakers around the world together at the panels and networking sessions.

As Turkey’s leading accelerator and seed investor organization in Turkey, Etohum will hold an invitation-only event, 9. Startup Turkey, which will bring the world’s foremost angel investors, mentors, businessmen and internet startups together with 700 participants, 150 investors and 100 entrepreneurs on 23-25 February in Antalya’s Akra Barut Hotel.

Investors and venture capital firms will have the opportunity to listen to presentations of new startups and determine the investment they are interested in. In addition, industry leaders will be able to evaluate the developments and performances of the last years through panels and speeches under different topics.

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The people who will make speeches at the event are Fadi Bishara, Blackbox’s Founder & CEO; Bill Kenney, Founder of Test My Pitch; Anil Advani, Inventus Law’s Managing Partner; Ramzy Ismail, Program Manager of Techstars; Aamer Khan, U.S. Diplomat, Entrepreneur, and Technologist; Chad Kaul Blackbox’s Senior Director; Omar A. Syed, Abraaj Capital’s Managing Director; Yousef Hamidaddin, Innovative Strategy Initiative; Sam Mallikarjunan, HubSpot’s Principal Marketing Strategist; Cem Soysal, CEO of Inventram Inc.; Marie Paoli, Blackbox’s Senior Manager; Issa Aghabi, Venture Capital Investments of IFC World Bank; Jon Crawford, Founder of Storenvy; Mudassir Sheikha, Careem’s Co-Founder and Managing Director; Tolga Ingenc; Turkey & Central Asia Oracle’s Cloud Technology Advisor; Eren Akbaba, Cloud Platform Sales Consultant & Middleware Presales Consultant of Oracle; Ussal Sahbaz, Innovation Leader Turkey of General Electric; Jeff Burton, Electronic Arts’ Co-Founder; Engin Lofça, Product Manager of PayU Turkey; Samar Singla, Jugnoo’s Founder and CEO of Jugnoo; Aron Bohlig, Managing Partner of ComCap LLC; Maher Hakim, Managing Director at Qatar Science & Technology Park; Numan Numan Managing Director of 212.

Computer World Pakistan & IDG are proud to be associated with Startup Turkey 2017 as technology media partners for the event.

The most successful three startups will be chosen

In addition, the 50 most successful startups which had been chosen at the Entrepreneurship Summit organized by Etohum on January will get an opportunity to meet with investors at Startup Turkey event. These startups will make presentations to investors in the program called “Startup Pitches”. Then the jury will announce the first three startups to invest in among them. After this phase winners will complete a series of mentoring and training processes and will try to expand their initiatives through face-to-face interviews with investors.

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