WebSummit 2022: Ukrainian Startups Open Call

‘The best technology conference on the planet’, - Forbes.

The annual international IT conference – Web Summit 2022 will be held from November 1-4, 2022 in Lisbon, Portugal.

Web Summit is the largest technology conference in the world. The event brings together founders and leading experts from global companies and the most promising startups, investors and leading journalists, full of new ideas and fresh perspectives.

Web Summit will bring together more than 70,000 visitors – representatives of the technology industry from all over the world. 2000+ startups and over 2500 media representatives in one place. Over 900 speakers, including CEOs and founders of such companies as Binance, Revolut, Techstars, Checkout, Twitch and many others.

The Ukrainian Startup Fund together with GIST is organizing the largest delegation of startups in history, which will include 24 Ukrainian startups.

All selected startups will receive free booth and entrance tickets to the WebSummit, and the USF partner GIST will additionally provide financial support for 8 startups to cover travel and accommodation costs.

To participate in the competitive selection, make sure that:

  • You are ready to demonstrate a finished product or service (layout/ prototype/ etc.);

  • You have the English-speaking founder (or the representative);

  • You did not participate in the delegation of startups within the Innovation Voucher Program for WebSummit 2021 (except for cases of a new stage of your project or pivot).


Application form: https://portal.usf.com.ua
Applications period: July 25 – August 4.

More about the event: https://websummit.com

In addition to the delegation of startups, Ukraine will be strongly represented at the WebSummit 2022. The Ukrainian stand and several events are organized jointly with UNIT.City, UFuture, Ukrainian Hub, ЕВА, Iplace.agency, WhiteRocks, Flyer One Ventures, Sigma Software, the Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine and the Embassy of Ukraine in Portugal.

If you want to support the startups, contact here: [email protected].

If you want to support the Ukrainian delegation, contact here: [email protected] / [email protected].