Startup Greece Week

The largest 100% online conference worldwide for startup entrepreneurship, in 2020

The purpose of Startup Greece Week (SGW) was the promotion of entrepreneurial spirit in Greek regions. Every panel session, workshop, and speech focused on important issues around the concepts of entrepreneurship, developing an idea, startups and innovation. Particular emphasis was placed on the key aspects for the growth of the Regions of Greece.

Startup Greece Week took place in May 2020 and it was 100% online. SGW was organized with the voluntary contribution of 60 people in total from the YEC Hubs of Chania, Rethymno, Heraklion, Tripolis, Thessaloniki, and Rhodes, as well as individual teams from the Greek cities of Ioannina, Xanthi, Patras and Kalamata, and other organization's members across Greece.

It was the first of its kind in the Greek scene, with 52 hours in total of live streaming, and included:

21 Workshops related to all aspects of a business
10 City Panel Discussions
5 Thematic Panel Discussions
A startup contest
Keynote speakers

Steve Vranakis

CCO of Hellenic Republic

Michail Bletsas

Director of computing MIT Lab

Christos Koutras

Journalist of SKAI

Achilleas Gravanis

Professor of pharmacology, Medical School University of Crete, IMBB-FoRTH

Sotiris Karabetsos

Professor UoWA

Giorgos Kolliopoulos

Founder & CEO of Speiron

Keynote speakers
Media partners
Startup Ecosystem Stakeholders
Community Supporters / Academic Supporters
The team behind the scenes