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UNIT Investment Summit
October 16, 2018
On October 16th, Kyiv-based Unit.City innovation park will host a UNIT Investment Summit. Ukrainian & CEE startups may expect meetings with over 30 partner investors with $300 mln under management. The Summit is a perfect place to connect with key ecosystem players from the region – accelerators, associations, and corporates.
The program will include keynotes by Rick Rasmussen, Director of Startup Programs, Industry Fellow and Faculty Member at UC Berkeley and Enis Hulli, Venture Partner at 500 Startups global accelerator. Plus, the event will host the Pitch Competition organized in partnership with Startup Lithuania. This is where 10 pre-selected startups will showcase their projects on stage and the best one will win a trip to Startup Fair 2019 in Vilnius. Other prizes include special services and packages from UNIT.City and of course, everyone will get a good amount of new contacts and ideas gathered during the event.
UNIT Investment Summit is a part of Kyiv Investment Week, a series of business & tech-events for investors, funds representatives, business-angels, startups and entrepreneurs from all over Europe. Kyiv Investment Week carries a mission to boost partnerships between participants, expand a deal flow from the CEE region for VC funds and angel investors and present Ukraine to international partners. There will be 8 events with 3000 guests and 130 speakers from Europe, USA and Asia.
“Investment Week is a right and timely initiative to concentrate business events in Kyiv. This week will combine events aimed at increasing the investment attractiveness of Ukraine. This year, KIEF gathers business, investors, experts and politicians from more than 30 countries around the world. And the main subject will be the search for competitive advantages of Ukraine in the high-tech 21st century”, – Yuri Pyvovarov, Chairman of Organizing Committee KIEF says.