STARTUP AWARDS is the largest startup and innovation event in Slovakia and the most prestigious competition for Slovak early-stage innovative companies. It recognizes top early-stage technology companies in four categories: Digital, Science, Art & Design, and Society and brings together innovators, entrepreneurs, designers, policy-makers, corporate leaders and investors from all over Slovakia and the wider CEE region.

Running sixth time this year, the event also brings to Slovakia top international speakers from all over the world, spanning from Tel Aviv to London to Palo Alto.