Startup demo day

3 mei 2018 - Leuven

Startup demo day

KBC is a proud partner of and&. Wherever your interests may be, and&'s first edition is bound to excite & inspire you on way more levels than you would expect. 4 days & nights over 100 speakers & artists will explore the impact of health & tech & creativity across 8 societal challenges shaping our future city life. From artificial intelligence, smart & clean & vibrant cities, the future of work & education to healthy living & active ageing. 

Startup demoday

Pitching power & kick-ass keynotes! DemoDay is the one startup event you can’t afford to miss. Expect to be blown away by great pitches from our Start it @KBC startups. The audience will decide who will be the winners, dividing € 50 000 worth of prizes. 

Listen to keynote speeches from prominent experts in different fields. Some of the speakers include Professor of Entrepreneurship and all-round tech-expert Omar Mohout, Showpad CEO Pieterjan Bouten and the famous Polar explorer, author and business leader Dixie Dansercoer


16.00 - 16.30   Reception
16.30 - 16.40   Intro by Leuven MindGateStart it @KBC
16.40 - 17.00   Keynote by Dixie Dansercoer 
17.00 - 17.50   10 startup pitches
17.50 - 19.15   Break / Diner
19.15 - 19.30   Keynote by Omar Mohout
19.30 - 20.20   10 startup pitches
20.20 - 20.40   Keynote by Pieterjan Bouten
20.40 - 21.00   Prizes & outro by Bolero Crowdfunding
21.00 - 23.00   Networking & booth visits

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Pitching startups

Discover our 20 pitching startups on Startup demo day:


Discover also the 18 startups with a booth on Startup demo day: Pathfinder, Hostel on wheels, Cardmil, Space refinery, Trimiday, Digiinsolutions, SCOOP store, LiLo, Drink it Fresh, choQola, QIQO, Mic Mac Minuscule, Wolk, Mobile Locker, Bingli, VersaSense, Buzzle, Frizby.

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Practical information

Start: from 4pm

Address: Stadsschouwburg Leuven, Bondgenotenlaan 21, 3000 Leuven

Visit for the full program and buy your tickets with a 15% reduction with the 'thxKBC' promotional code.


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