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StartUP WarmUP '22

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Join our StartUP WarmUP๐Ÿš€ evening on September 30th to watch startups and scaleups pitch their innovative ideas, products and services to a seasoned jury.

Why should you attend the event?

  • Discover startups and scaleups from in and around Leuven when they present their new (future) projects.
  • Vote for your favourite pitch and help them get a place on the podium. ๐Ÿ†
  • Get the chance to network with representatives from our partners, the startups and scaleups, แ’ช แฏ แ‘Ž and many more! ๐Ÿค
  • Enjoy the afterparty (AfterNetwork), where youโ€™ll discover local drinks, listen to amazing music played by our DJs and show off your dance moves!๐Ÿ’ƒ๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ•บ๐Ÿป
  • Get inspired by Leuven startups community.๐Ÿš€
  • Get ready to experience a fun and professional night @ Marie Thumas๐Ÿพ


6 - 7pm: Welcome & Networking ๐ŸŽ‰

7 - 7.20pm: Opening talks ๐Ÿ’ฌ

7.30 - 8.30pm: Pitches ๐Ÿš€

8.45 - 9pm: Awards & Closing ๐Ÿ†

9 - 12pm: AfterNetwork ๐Ÿฅ‚

Our jury includes:

  • Partner at Seeder Fund - Benjamin Rieder
  • Co-founder of Cronos Leuven - Wim Tobback
  • Senior Manager Venture Deals at PwC - Elise Carton ๏ธ
  • Project Manager of Marie Thumas - Philip Rubbens
  • Director of TMC Science & Technology - Jaskaran Sandhu
  • Founder of Comate bvba - Wouter Foulon
  • Innovation and Community Manager at Start it @KBC - Dirk Lievens

AfterNetwork ๐Ÿ•บ

Join our afterparty later in the evening to mingle with the startups and scaleups, students and young professionals, or entrepreneurs and investors. Thereโ€™ll be great music, cocktails and most importantly - networking opportunities! We start right after the awards, so donโ€™t go running off yet to not miss out!

Location ๐Ÿ“ : Marie Thumas, next to the Vaart in Leuven.

Our Partners: 50 North Ventures, EEBIC, PwC, Revive, TMC, Broadkastr, Comate, Start it @KBC.

Powered by: Cronos Leuven, Raccoons Group and Leuven MindGate.

Date & Time
30 September 2022
18:00 22:00 Europe/Berlin

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