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Jan
11
2017

Five reasons for startups to join TechChill 2017

Only 30 days are left until February 9-10, when Riga will become the main meeting point for the startup community from the Baltic region and beyond. There are plenty of reasons for startups to be at the TechChill 2017 conference, as well as for seasoned entrepreneurs and curious minds.

Pre-arranged investor meetings

Meetings will be pre-arranged by the organizers, suggesting the most relevant connections based on preferences regarding industry, amount of funding, etc. Only startup teams registered by January 20 with their full profile are eligible for pre-arranged meetings.

Pitch Battle

Seed round stage startups are invited to apply for TechChill Pitch Battle until January 15. Ten of the applicants will join one day intensive Startup Wise Guys Pitch Academy on February 9, but 5 of those will pitch on the main stage and compete for a trip to Silicon Valley on February 10.

Startup Expo

Gain visibility and promote your product to more than a 1000 attendees at the Startup Expo. 20 hand-picked startups will increase brand visibility, reach international media, potential customers and employees from across the Baltics, Nordics and beyond.

Join free Startup Bus

If you are a startup coming to Riga from Helsinki-Tallinn-Tartu or Vilnius join North or South Startup Bus and make a connections early on. Buses are free, but spaces are limited, so make sure to register for a Startup Pass and secure your seat

Kick off - Catch up - Make a deal

If you want to make the most of the event, do your research early on and check out some of the people you’d like to meet! We’ll share the event app weeks before the event, so you can see who’s coming, invite them for a chat or book a deal room.