News archive - Event Announcement: 5 th edition of the Balkan Venture Forum (BkVF) on 15-16 May

On 15-16 May 2014, the 5th edition of  Balkan Venture Forum will take place in Bosnia and Herzegovina.


The Balkan Venture Forum (BkVF) is providing the opportunity for the most promising entrepreneurs from Life sciences, Clean technology and Information Technology to present their activities and meet with an audience of Balkan and international strategic partners, venture capitalists and corporate investors.

This time the investment forum will take place in Bosnia and Herzegovina and will be showcasing businesses from all over the Balkans.

The main attraction of the Forum will be the Top 40 companies from the Balkan Region that have been selected to pitch their businesses to a pool of local, regional and international investors.

Investors can get free access to the Forum and startup profiles, they also get the possibility to take part in the Expert Jury, one2one meetings and the selection committee prior to the Forum.

The forum’s top 25% presenters will automatically qualify for the European Venture Summit 2014:

  • Apply as a presenting company: register for free here or send an email to Jitske van Os  at
  • Be an expert reviewer: If you are interested in being an expert reviewer, please contact Adeline Kloosterman at

Balkan Venture Forum is one of the main objectives of the SEE Programme project VIBE (Venture Initiative in Balkan Europe) and is being co-financed by European Union.


Geographical focus
  • Western Balkans
Scientifc field / Thematic focus
  • Cross-thematic/Interdisciplinary

Entry created by Ivan Zupan on April 7, 2014
Modified on April 9, 2014