Startup Istanbul is a premier event that brings together entrepreneurs, investors, and executives from around the region. This gathering of top startups, internet companies, business angels, and venture capitalists serves as a bridge between the East and West.


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Startup Istanbul is a premier event that brings together startup founders, investors, and executives from around the world. Over 500 startups, 300 investors, and 4,000 attendees will converge in Istanbul for this exclusive gathering of leading companies, angel investors, and venture capitalists.

This event is all about networking. Each person you meet could provide valuable advice, inspiring ideas, and potential collaboration opportunities. Whether you’re looking for an investor, mentor, or the right startup to join or invest in, Startup Istanbul has it all. All you need is energy and a passion for entrepreneurship.

Startup Istanbul and Startup Turkey events are organized by Etohum.

Who We Are?

Etohum is a leading startup accelerator and seed investor in Turkey, dedicated to helping early stage companies succeed. Every year, we select the most promising startups from thousands of applicants and provide them with a 3-month acceleration program that includes expert mentorship and guidance from advisors in Silicon Valley.

In addition to our work with startups, we also host major entrepreneurship events in Turkey, such as Startup Istanbul and Startup Turkey. These events are designed to bring together founders, investors, and executives from around the globe, and provide a platform for connecting East and West. At Startup Istanbul, we bring together 500 startups, 300 investors, and 4,000 attendees for a week of networking, mentorship, and collaboration. It’s the biggest and most impactful event of the year for startups in the region, and a must-attend for any entrepreneur looking to take their business to the next level.

So, If you are an entrepreneur or investor looking to join the ranks of the most successful and innovative companies in Turkey, don’t miss out on the opportunity to attend Startup Istanbul.

Explore the Possibilities of Startup Istanbul

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