Start:up Maribor programme 

Start:up Maribor wishes to support ambitious startups that are either already working in the city of Maribor or wish to join Maribor’s startup community. The programme is for everyone developing a new innovative product with growth potential. With the Start:up Maribor programme, we wish to support them in the city of Maribor and help them find a suitable business model, back them up them with infrastructure, offer the best mentors and excellent technical programmes, and open the doors to a partnership with company Večer and other private investors. All this is with the purpose of giving startups an opportunity for growth and breakthrough to global markets.

Start:up Welcome package

Start:up Maribor Welcome Package is for all startuppers from Maribor and other parts of Slovenia and abroad who wish to launch or develop their startup company within the fast-growing Maribor startup community. The package includes free use of the co-working space, free advisory sessions by experienced experts and being part of Maribor’s startup scene

Start:up workshops 

Technical workshops Start:up Maribor at the Venture Factory offer specific knowledge on the business, technical and developmental aspects important for the successful launch and growth of startup companies. Start:up workshops give you key startup knowledge and connections for successful company development. The programme includes the entire spectrum of the latest knowledge on building start-up companies according to the »Lean Start-up« and »Business Model Generation« methodologies.

Start:up Müsli

Regular meetings of the startup community have been organized as part of the Start:up Maribor programme for years now. They're called Start:up Müsli, the name Müsli chosen because the food is made of various components that together form a tasty and healthy dish, much like every successful startup ecosystem consists of various interdependent stakeholders.

Co-creating national startup programmes 

Venture Factory and its strategic partner, Technology Park Ljubljana, together lead the Start:up Slovenia Initiative, which means that people from Maribor are strongly interwoven into national startup programmes. At the national level, we co-organize various programmes for supporting start-up companies:
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