Startup Exhibition

Are you a startup looking to establish yourself in the market?

Then Startup Exhibition is your ideal opportunity. Network with key stakeholders and investors. It is your chance to gain an early competitive advantage for your company.

For just three days a year, the entire tech startup ecosystem gathers at Bits & Pretzels Founders Festival.

As an ambitious startup founder, this is your chance to access investors, build relationships and make new connections that could transform your business - all within our dedicated Startup Exhibition with some of the best conditions available!

Spots are LIMITED and the demand is HIGH. Don't miss out on taking advantage of these incredible opportunities.

A breeding ground for success

You are in excellent company. Those are just some of the many startups that have been boosted by exhibiting at #bits in their early days. Today, everyone knows them. Use your chance to follow their footsteps.

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2022
Capital raised
$649.8m
Exhibited in
2018
Capital raised
$159.5m
Exhibited in
2022
Capital raised
$351.5m
Exhibited in
2022
Capital raised
$239.1m
Exhibited in
2019
Capital raised
$495.8m
Exhibited in
2019
Capital raised
$112.1m
Exhibited in
2019
Capital raised
$162.8m
Exhibited in
2019
Capital raised
$195.3m
Exhibited in
2022
Capital raised
$44m
Exhibited in
2019
Capital raised
$225.6m
Exhibited in
2019
Capital raised
$58m
Exhibited in
2017
Capital raised
$64.2m
Exhibited in
2019
Capital raised
$529.3m
Exhibited in
2019
Capital raised
$724.3m
Exhibited in
2019
Capital raised
$349.2m

Who's in?

Choose your startup exhibition package

Use this perfect opportunity for your startup to become part of an
ever-growing network and jumpstart your success story.

Eligibility Criteria:

Only startups with a scalable business model, that fit the following criteria are eligible for the Startup Exhibition:

You have an MVP or an existing product

Your startup was founded in 2014 or later

Your startup has less than 100 employees

Your startup has raised less than 15 million € in cumulative equity funding

Please note: This opportunity is not offered to professional service based companies or consultancies.
Free three-day Startup Tickets**
One time price*
Branded booth
Days to exhibit
Online & offline logo exposure
HD display & floor stand
Listing in the Startup Book***
Classic
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Free three-day Startup Tickets*
3
On time price**
€1,497 / 3x €499
Branded booth
Days to exhibit
1
Online & offline logo exposure
HD display & floor stand
Listing in the Startup Book***
Growth
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Free three-day Startup Tickets*
4
On time price**
€2,800
Branded booth
Days to exhibit
1
Online & offline logo exposure
HD display & floor stand
Listing in the Startup Book***
Rocket
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Free three-day Startup Tickets*
4
On time price**
€5,500
Branded booth
Days to exhibit
2
Online & offline logo exposure
HD display & floor stand
Listing in the Startup Book***

* Prices excl. VAT

** Tickets are valid for one person

*** The Startup Book is a comprehensive list of data on exhibiting startups provided to 1,000+ attending investors and corporates

Unsure which package is the right one for your startup? Please reach out to exhibition@bitsandpretzels.com

What booth do i get?

An area of 2m x 1.6m with a branded table awaits you in the prime exhibit zone, ready for any promotional materials and prototypes you need to show.

Startup exhibition - endless opportunities

Find investors

Startup Exhibition offers founders the unique opportunity to be connected with 1000+ investors, all looking for their next big success story.

Tell your story

Startup Exhibition provides an invaluable opportunity; use it to connect with journalists and influencers who will help spread the word about your startup.

Get perspective

Connect with experts from all facets of the startup world, including SaaS, FinTech, Telco, Mobility and other industries.

Find co-founders & Employees

Expand your team's potential by connecting with top talent at Bits & Pretzels Founders Festival. Our one-of-a kind beer carousel setting provides the perfect backdrop to impress possible recruits.

Build alliances

Gain knowledge of the dynamic startup ecosystem, discover opportunities, find allies, and form valuable partnerships.

Expand Europe wide

If you're looking to gain a competitive edge in the European market, here you'll come face-to-face with some of Europe's leading business minds.

"When Personio was still young we exhibited three times. Going out and speaking to potential clients and talents was key for our growth."

Hanno Renner

Co-founder & CEO Personio

Startup Exhibitors
2023

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FAQ

Explore our FAQ section for insights on the startup exhibition. From registration  to promotion details, find all the essential information you need right here.

Why should my startup exhibit?
Why do I need to apply?
Who is eligible to apply for the Startup Exhibition?
When and how will participants be selected?
When and how will I be informed about the exhibition day?
What is included in the Startup Exhibition Packages?
What happens after being selected?
What about brand integration?
I’m not sure which Startup Exhibition Package to choose. Who do I contact?
I have already bought tickets, can I return them?
How do I apply for the Startup Exhibition?