Startup Pirates to Gather in Athens, June 21-28



The Athens Cube
Startup Pirates will take place June 21-28 at The Cube, an innovation cluster in the heart of Athens

Startup Pirates, the week-long program that enables aspiring entrepreneurs to get inside the startup world and learn how to develop a business idea comes for the first time in Greece at The Cube Athens, June 21-28.

Spreading the culture of entrepreneurship the event gathers experienced mentors and talented entrepreneurs to work together in new business ideas.

The organizers promise that “you’ll receive the right tools and frameworks, food and drink, an amazing goody bag full of useful startup tools and… together with our amazing mentors, we’ll guide you in the first steps of the process of creating a startup and get you well on you way to success!”

The list of entrepreneurs and mentors includes some of the best Greek business minds, check out the list here.

Student’s ticket is 50 € otherwise 100 € for a whole week. The event is limited to 30 participants who will be selected from all the applications. To ensure you’re one of the lucky 30 you must prove yourself a true Pirate!

The event’s main activities include:

Workshops
You will attend workshops about the “Survival Toolbox for Entrepreneurs”. There are certain subjects the organizers consider critical, so with the help of successful and experienced entrepreneurs, you will have access to high quality sessions that will enrich your business ideas.

Ask the mentors
Talented and experienced mentors will guide you on the difficult path to achieve a sustainable business idea and a successful business model.

Entrepreneur Talk
We all like to learn from other people’s experiences. Entrepreneurs with different backgrounds, different stories and different mindsets will show participants how difficult and exciting the life of an entrepreneur can be.

Other Activities
It’s important to have relaxing and focus stimulation moments after hours and hours working on an idea. So, get ready for Yoga and other similar activities.

As a Pirate you are expected to pitch your ideas, work in a team, explore creativity, participate in hands-on workshops and so much more.

Watch the video below and visit www.athens.startuppirates.org to learn more and apply!