MARCH 24, 2023
The Power of Giving Back
Listen to inspiring presentations, panels and chats.
Meet new business partners and investors.
Pitch your DeepTech and Urban Mobility idea.
Expand your network and horizons.
Chicago meets Zagreb
INVENTO Summit with a motto of The Power of Giving Back will gather 15 experts
from Chicago and 200+ professionals in deep tech, business development and
investments from Croatia, Slovenia, North Macedonia, Montenegro and Bosnia &
The program includes
Startup pitching competition
Looking for #deeptech, #urbanmobility, #fintech, #cybersecurity, #greentech, #AI, #ICT and #advancedmaterials startups.
Success and fail stories
We bring you interesting business stories from Chicago
Entrepreneurs will talk how they got funding to start a business and on the other side tech fellows, venture builders and investment experts will explain why and in what way they offer help to startups.
Food and drinks all day long
Mingle with your peers during lunch and coffee breaks.
Afternoon and evening networking events
Good atmosphere, interesting conversations and relaxation with music and dancing are guaranteed.
WHO CAN APPLY FOR PITCHING?Small and Medium Enterprises, Startups, Idea Holders
#deeptech, #urbanmobility, #fintech, #cybersecurity, #greentech, #AI, #ICT and #advancedmaterials
Learn how and where to apply for funds
Show what you got
A chance to win a prize for the biggest EU conferences
Taking part in the afternoon and evening networking events with investors
10,000$ in credits for Infobip products & services + 2x tickets for Infobip Shift, powered by Infobip
Ticket for ShowFloor @Tomorrow Mobility World Congress 2023 in Barcelona + opportunity to pitch on the biggest Urban Mobility stage in Europe, powered by EIT Urban Mobility
Support for further project development and preparation for the Urban Mobility investments, powered by EIT UM Hub Croatia/Invento Capital Partners
2 month free mentorship for the startups – powered by Invento Capital Partners
* Up to 10 selected startups will be able to participate in the bootcamp before the INVENTO competition, which is a two-day training session with INVENTO mentors.
Jill Adams McDonough
Peggy Parfenoff (WorldChicago)
Dalibor Marijanović (Invento Capital Partners)
Christian Lynch (US Embassy in Zagreb)
Nina Dremelj (Business Angels of Slovenia)
Aleš Pustovrh (Fil Rouge Capital)
Tracy Powell (Ignite technology and innovation Inc.)
Bence Huba (EIT Urban Mobility)
Moderator: Karlo Kukec (Invento Capital Partners)
Nikola Komes (InsiderCX)
Robert Ilijaš (Identyum)
Peter Bruner (Ringo)
Damir Sabol (Photomath)
Sami Ahmed (Confluent)
Tomislav Car (Productive)
Gregor Rebolj (Silicon Gardens)
Moderator: Alja Gajšek (CEED Slovenia)
Ante Medić (Pulsar Laboratories)
Anthony Curtis (NFTE)
Albert Gajšak (CircuitMess)
Hotel Academia Zagreb
Ulica Ivana Tklačića 88
10000 Zagreb – Croatia