8 Reasons why you should come to Startupbootcamp Istanbul Demo Day

8 Reasons why you should come to Startupbootcamp Istanbul Demo Day

04-Sep-2014 by CecilyMauran

What are you doing on September 16? 8 Reasons why you should come to Startupbootcamp Istanbul Demo Day

As we ramp up to Demo Day on September 16, we wish to share with your some of the many reasons why Istanbul is the place to be for innovation and entrepreneurship, and how our startups are leading this movement! In less that two weeks, come see our entrepreneurs present for the very first time and join other elite startups as a part of Startupbootcamp’s alumni.

1. The future Mark Zuckerberg could be here

  • With the the largest youth population in Europe, Turkey’s talent pool is deep

2. We are always hungry for the latest technology

  • Mobile penetration in Turkey is 89%

3. Because global investors are here too

  • Named Wired’s hottest startup capitals list for the third consecutive year

4. Startupbootcamp Istanbul is led by pioneers in the region

  • Did you know that program leader Ersin Pamuksuzer opened, the first incubation center in Turkey, Living Labs?

5. Our startups are kickass

  • In just one week, Tag2Sense, an IoT logistics platform, launched 3 pilots and Zeplin, a collaboration app for UI designers and front-end developers got featured on Beta List.

6. Entrepreneurship is in our blood

  • Just ask any of the vendors in the Grand Bazaar, the largest in the world

7. Gather insights from entrepreneurial leaders in Turkey

  • Our first panel features founder of Turkcell, Murat Vargi, and TEB Holding Board Member Varol Civil

8. As well as global pioneers in innovation

  • Our second panel features Director of Growth from ride-sharing platform Lyft, Adam Fishman and former New York Times Creative Director Richard Hsu

Join us for the startup event of the season!