19 September - Business Track

8:00 - 8:45 Registration

9:00 – 9:20 Intro

Andrej Šolinc, CEED Slovenia

Peggy Parfenoff, WorldChicago

9:20 - 9:50


Jaka Levstek, Co-founder & CEO, D.Labs

By testing, failing, learning and delighting your first customers, this is your only growth strategy to product-market fit.

You can scale too early, too fast or too slow. What was right, what were turnarounds you had to make and what did you learn from them?

11:00 - 11:30 Coffee break

11:30 - 12:00

The Founder's Dilemma: Control or Wealth?

Boštjan Troha, Founder, Zootfly

Running a scaleup you’ll have to choose between money and running the show.

How to deal with personal challenges that founders face?

12:30 - 13:15

Peer-Peer Experience Sharing

13:15 - 14:00 Lunch

What do you need to create a team that goes through ups and downs with you?

14:40 - 15:00

How David does Business with Goliath?

David A. Rosen, Founder & CEO, TechX Foundry

Where to find new opportunities in growth markets?

15:00 - 15:40

How To Become a Market Leader

Igor Bogicevic, Co-founder, Seven Bridges Genomics

Matej Košmrlj, Managing Director, NiceLabel

Uroš Čimžar, Co-founder & CEO, DHH

Years, sweat and tears to become no. 1 in the world. Hear what these companies had to do to get there.

15:40 - 16:10 Coffee break

Bootstrapping or Funding?

Successes and failures on the way to exit.

17:15 - 17:30


17:30 - 18:00 Networking

20:00 – Party

AFTER PARTY: Sputnik I Svetovna kavarna