MEETUP #9 – KHARKIV

Our first online meetup was held on April 2, 2020, the partner city was Kharkiv.

The online meetup consisted of 2 main parts:

  • A practical workshop by the invited expert-CEO of VALUETECH seed VC Paweł Bochniarz on “How an early-stage VC can support its portfolio companies. Lessons from the battlefield”.  After the workshop, each participant of the broadcast could ask the speaker questions during the Q&a Session.
  • ONLINE PITCHING SESSION #1 – selection round of STARTUP COMPETITION 2020 in the form of presentation of selected best startup projects from all over Ukraine to investors online. Learn more about the rules for participation in STARTUP COMPETITION 2020!
    This time, the projects Dew Pocket, AnimalAR, and Drooney took part in the pitches. The winner of ONLINE PITCHING SESSION #1 was AnimalAR.

There were over 50 people with us during the whole broadcast. The event was attended by representatives of venture capital funds from the program Bridge Alfa: Simpact VC, ValueTech, and representative of the Department of innovative development and image projects.