Experience the Future.

Founders – Technology – Connections

Pioneers Festival is Europe’s major conference for tomorrow’s ideas, bringing together the smartest startups with corporates, media and investors eager to support the next big thing.

More than 1,600 startups from 90+ countries applied to meet over 400 investors in the Hofburg Imperial Palace, Vienna. The Festival is limited to 2,500 participants who will learn from the best and get inspired by keynotes that will show what to expect in the years ahead.

Pioneers Festival 2016 is coming!

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Hofburg Imperial Palace
Heldenplatz 1, 1010 Vienna
Vienna, Austria

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Festival: May 24—25
Investors Day: May 23
True Economy Forum: May 25

Relive the Festival Experience.

Enjoy all of the sessions while being comfortable at home.

“Electric
atmosphere.”

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“The focus is very much
on the future.”

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“Pioneers Festival … a smarter SXSW.”

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“Startups look to Vienna as next big thing”

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Winners of Pioneers Challenge 2015

Bulgarian startup Dronamics takes home the grand prize of the Pioneers Challenge
at this year’s Pioneers Festival.

Thanks to our Global Partners
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