FAQ

Who is organising the event?

The European Startup Festival is organised by the European Startup Association that is creating a border less, collaborative European Startup Ecosystem with all stakeholders involved by sharing best practice, creating projects together and celebrating the community. To read more about Christine and Adriano, click here. The local partners of this year’s event are Innovation Skåne, Event in Skåne and the City of Malmö.

How much are the tickets?

The Early Chicken aka Early Bird tickets are available until end of April 2019 for only 100 Euros. The tickets after that are 140 Euros. Get yours here.

When and where is the event?

The 2019 event is in Studio in Malmö, Sweden on the 20.-22.09.2019.

Who is this event for?

The event is for start-ups, investors, small businesses, universities, cities, public agencies, companies, incubators and accelerators that want to connect on a European level and create something great.

How can I become a sponsor?

There are different sponsor levels available. Click here to explore the options.

How can I get involved?

There are three main ways to get involved:
Become a sponsor
Pitch to investors
Become a volunteer

How can I pitch at the event?

If you would like to pitch at any of our events, please have a look at our Pitching Matches.

What should I pitch at the event?

At our Pitching Matches, you will have the opportunity to pitch for 10 minutes to our investors if you have an MVP or meet investors if you are at the growth stage. winners of each Pitching Match will have the chance to pitch in front of/meet investors again at the Festival in September. If you would like to pitch at one of our events, please have a look at our Pitching Matches and apply.

How do I get to the event?

The best and easiest way to reach Malmö is to fly to Copenhagen and then take the train. It takes about 15 minutes and you leave directly from the airport. It takes the same amount of time to get to Malmö from Copenhagen airport as it takes to get to Copenhagen town centre.

Where can I stay?

There are a lot of options to stay in Malmö. Here are three hotels that we would like to recommend with whom we agreed on a special rate for you:

Clarion Hotel

An exquisite hotel with a special price for you of only 1150 SEK/single room/night. Rooms for this special rate are limited by number. Here is how to book:

  • Call +46 40 207500 or email [email protected] to book your hotel
  • Give them the booking code GR029170
  • Done
  • Payment is guaranteed with credit card

Comfort Hotel

A hotel next to the central train station. You can get a single room for on 895 SEK/night. Rooms for this special rate are limited by number. Here is how to book:

  • Send an email to [email protected]
  • Use the following group number: 2029GR015040
  • Tell them date, name, phone number and email address
  • Done
  • Booking is guaranteed by credit card

Story Hotel

This is within the location of European Startup Festival. We have agreed a 15% discount with them for you on the best available rate. Here is how to book it:

  • Go to https://storyhotels.com/
  • Choose your hotel
  • Enter code EUSF2019 under “add code”
  • Choose your stay dates
  • Choose room type
  • Click on “book”
  • Payment is settled at the time of booking with credit card
How can I contact the organisers?

If you would like to contact us, send us an email: [email protected]