Arctic15 Supports European Startups To Grow With Startup Sesame

    The application period for the first startup event acceleration program ends on October 3rd.

    Arctic15 and ArcticStartup are proud to be part of cross-border cooperation initiative helping European startups to grow through Startup Sesame – the first startup event acceleration program.

    Startup Sesame helps startups grow their business and expand their network by attending some of the most well-known conferences in Europe. Five selected companies will win free access and several perks – for example free or special rate on exhibition, possibility to pitch or social media coverage – to Webrazzi Summit (21–22.10.2015), Slush (11-12.11.2015), Pioneers Festival (24-25.5.2016), Arctic15 (2-3.6.2016), Challengers (8-9.6.2016) and Tech Open Air (Summer 2016).

    The mentors of the program include our own Dmitri Sarle and Jan Ameri (ArcticStartup, Arctic15) alongside Renaud Visage (Eventbrite), Marta Sjögren (Northzone), Riku Mäkelä (Slush), Arda Kutsal (Webrazzi), Kayvan Nikjou (Challengers), Pierre-Eric Leibovici (Daphni), Tatiana Issaeva (Fluent Digital), Robert Scoble (Rackspace), Mike Bradshaw (Startup Sauna), Nikolas Woischnik (TOA Berlin), Tim Röhrich (Pioneers Festival), Joanna Kirk, Ben Costantini and Monica Badulescu (Startup Sesame).

    The application period ends on October 3rd, and the program is reaching to accomplish its goal to receive 100 applications.

    If you know any startups you think should apply, please let them know about the program at – And encourage them to fill in the application form here.

    All top fifty applicants will also have the opportunity to buy a bundle ticket to all six conferences for 1000 euros.