The startup factory
for Tech ideas

We believe that the barriers every startup is facing while entering an industry are still high. We want to support every small business that has a MVP to find new customers, investors and mentors and get him the chance to skyrocket his business idea.

If you're a startup looking for investors, customers, funding or media exposure, StarTech Factory offers you an unique opportunity to showcase your tech product or solution to the Romanian business & tech community within Internet & Mobile World, on 2-3 October. The registration is entirely free and open for every startup that meets the criteria for participation.

StarTech Factory is a programme in which we will select 22 startups that we'll exhibit without any costs during IMWorld.

3 Reasons Why
you should apply

Showcase your startup

22 startups will have the opportunity to showcase their businesses in front of 9.000 business professionals in IMWorld's Startups Area.

Pitch your business idea

7 promising startups will be shortlisted to pitch their solutions on the IMWorld's Main Stage and will be evaluated by a qualified jury.

Win the prize

The startup that will convince the jury and will get the highest score will be awarded with 2.000 €.


Here are the key dates you need to put in your calendar.

6 Sep

Deadline for applications

15 Sep

Establishing the 22 startups that will ensure their presence at the event

16 Sep

Support for pitching & exhibiting preparations

2 Oct

Event Day

3 Oct

Pitch Day & Winning Announcement

Previous year partners

Main Partner

Stage partners

Networking Partners