A Campsite Festival
for Startup Enthusiasts

Where Ideas Spark and Dreams Take Flight!

SEVAN STARTUP SUMMIT 2024
JULY 21 - 27

Elevating Entrepreneurship at Sevan Startup Summit 2024

In the attractive setting near Lake Sevan, Sevan Startup Summit 2024 unfolds as the sixth edition of the region's largest annual startup growth summit. This campsite-based startups festival has become the epicenter of entrepreneurial energy, drawing innovators, investors, and enthusiasts alike. Beyond the traditional conference setup, SSS is a non-formal business forum where connections are forged around campfires and deals take shape beneath the stars. At the heart of this experience is a micro-acceleration program, propelling startups towards success. SSS24 is not merely an event; it's an investment and deal-making platform that transcends boundaries, fostering a spirit of innovation. Join us in the last week of July as we continue to script the story of SSS.

Sevan Startup Summit 2024 in numbers
50+COUNTRIES
250+STARTUPS
10,000+PARTICIPANTS
50+VCS & INVESTORS
US $200K+INVESTMENTS

Why Participate as a Startup

SSS provides the following key benefits

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CONNECT

Connect

  • Access to VCs & Angel Investors
  • Networking with Professionals
  • Partnership Opportunities
  • Recruiting Perspectives
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Learn

Learn

  • Micro Acceleration Program
  • One-to-one Mentorship and Guidance
  • Expert-Led Campfire Talks
  • Workshops & Panel Discussions
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Win

Win

  • Competitions with Prizes
  • Exposure and Visibility
  • Investment Opportunities
  • Valuable Connections
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Have Fun

Have Fun

  • Tent Life Unique Experience
  • Team-Building Adventures
  • Water Sports Activities
  • Live Music and Night Parties
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Connect

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  • Access to VCs & Angel Investors
  • Networking with Professionals
  • Partnership Opportunities
  • Recruiting Perspectives
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*The distribution into Starter and Booster is done by the SSS steering committee

Roadmap for Startups

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— Application —

In order to apply, you will need to fill in our application form. Make sure to provide accurate information: it helps us to provide you with the best experience.

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— SELECTION —

Steering commitee will assess and evaluate your startup application. If necessary you will be required to send additional details.

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— PARTICIPATION —

If your startup gets selected, you will be invited to participate in the event and get involved in the micro-acceleration program.*

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— COMPETITION —

At the end of the event, you will get a chance to pitch your startup in front of a panel of judges and compete for a prize fund.

*If your startup passes the selection, 3 representatives get a free participation voucher. Free
participation does NOT include air tickets and other travel costs.

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Educational Program for Startups

Our innovative curriculum, guided by renowned international experts, categorizes startups into industry-specific tracks, providing a specialized incubation and micro-acceleration experience that propels your venture towards success. Engage in our one-on-one mentoring program, a cornerstone of our educational initiative, where every startup gains direct access to industry experts. Receive personalized, cutting-edge advice on diverse aspects of your startup, forging a path to excellence.

Join SSS24's education program and equip yourself with the knowledge and guidance needed to thrive in the dynamic landscape of entrepreneurship.

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— Master classes —

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EVERY DAY WILL START WITH A MASTER CLASS (35-40 MIN LONG)

It will be provided by a successful and experienced entrepreneur. Speaker will pitch his/her Startup and will share some tips on pitching in front of real investors. Attendees will also have a chance for Q&A. These sessions can also be attended by the participants of the Booster Accelerator program and general audience.

— BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOPS —

business development workshop

Workshops are held by business experts who are addressing specific issues

Each workshop is held by an industry expert who examines and explains the key points for each topic, covering from the idea validation to the IPO. Each day there are held maximum of 3 workshops. These sessions may also be attended by the Booster Accelerator program participants and general audience.

— 1:1 Mentorship Sessions —

One To One Workshop

One on one (1:1) sessions or in other words speed mentorships, is like speed dating.

There will be 5 Mentors and 10 teams who will pitch to each mentor separately. Each startup will get 3 minutes for pitching and 7 minutes for Q&A with the mentor. The Session will be over as soon as all the 10 teams pitched to all 5 mentors. The distribution of the teams will be done by the organizers and selection committee. If the team misses its turn, there will be no other possibility to participate in the other slot.

— Group Mentorship Sessions —

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GROUP MENTORSHIP SESSIONS are designed for 5-7 startups and 2-3 mentors

During the session, each team will have 4 mins for pitching, after which the mentors will give feedback and tips. The Session will be over as soon as all the teams pitching. As a benefit, during the Groups Mentorship Sessions, teams can gain knowledge also from the feedback provided to the other teams. The distribution of the teams will be done by the organizers and selection committee. If the team misses its turn, there will be no other possibility to participate in the other slot.

— Campfire Talks —

Campfire

On top of everything, all the participants of the Sevan Startup Summit have the chance to participate in Campfire talks.

Those are non-formal talks held around the campfires in the squad areas. During these talks, experienced entrepreneurs and industry experts share their knowledge in an interactive informal setting.

Suggested tracks & Technologies

Suggested tracks & Technologies

Starter Programme teams compete for the top 2 positions in each Industry Track and a chance to go on to the Starter Big Battle. The top team from each Industry Track will receive US$1,500 in prizes. Up to 18 teams will be selected for the Semi-Finals out of which 6 teams will go on to participate in the Starter Big Battle Finals. The finalists will compete for US$10,000 in prizes for the top 3 teams and in-kind prizes worth up to US$20,000.

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Sevan Agritech Summit

— JULY 24-27 —

Sevan Agritech Summit
80+PROJECTS
50+EXPERTS
$10,000+PRIZE FUND

For the first time, within the framework of Sevan Startup Summit 2024, we will have a separate event dedicated to AgriTech industry: #SevanAgriTechSummit will be held from July 24-27.

This regional event will bring together AgriTech startups, agriculturists and other interested people, by providing them an exceptional platform to explore emerging trends and best practices, forge strategic partnerships, and develop tailored solutions to drive innovation and excellence.

Three-day high-level conferenceThe conference and Agrithon will cover a range of critical topics including Digital Farming Solutions, Advanced Digital Technologies in Agriculture, Advanced Agrobiotechnologies and more.

Agrithon Startup CompetitionThe Agrithon is an exciting startup competition where agri-tech enthusiasts will have the opportunity to showcase groundbreaking solutions, compete for prestigious prizes, and gain industry recognition.

Awards CeremonyThe Awards Ceremony will celebrate excellence, honoring leaders at the forefront of agricultural innovation and sustainability.

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How to reach Sevan Startup Summit 2024 Grounds

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shuttle

This year our transportation partner gg is organizing convenient ggShuttle group rides from Yerevan to SSS.

Reserve your seat in advance and share the journey with fellow participants.

To reserve your seat, please open the link on your mobile device.

You can easily reach the venue on your own.

The exact location will be provided soon.

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What you need to know beforehand

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— important to know —

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Sevan Startup Summit is located in one of the most beautiful places in Armenia, in an open outdoor camping area. It is extremely important to be well prepared.
Please check the below links for more information.

  • Amenities at the venue
  • Weather conditions
  • Entertainments
  • Local rules

— Amenities at the venue —

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Food Court
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Cafe
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Parking
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Coworking
Space
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WC &
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Shop
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Helipad

— wEATHER CONDITIONS —

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The average air temperature in Sevan during the Summit days will reach up to 28°C during the daytime and drop to 13°C during the nighttime. Consider being prepared for sunny afternoons and chilly evenings. It would be helpful to have a raincoat on your person, as well.

— eNTERTAINMENTS —

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Watersports
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Football
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Volleyball
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DJ
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Paragliding
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Paintball
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— local rules —

PARTICIPANTS MUST FOLLOW OUR CODE OF ETHICS.

Participants who are behaving in a way that could be considered obscene, indecent, lewd, racially offensive, harassing, threatening, objectionable or unlawful shall be deprived of their right to participate in the event, will be removed from the grounds and punished to the full extent of the law.

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