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Unlock tailored opportunities at Bits & Pretzels: strengthen your network, secure capital, and generate leads as a startup founder.

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Limited to

5,000

attendees

Some events are simply too big?

5,000 attendees is the perfect size. We value quality over quantity for your perfect network experience.

15,000+

Founder - Investor Meetings*

You want to meet investors? This is the place.

Investors come to Bits & Pretzels to hunt for hot startups. Pack your day with meetings and have the most efficient three days of your year.

*numbers based on bits22 event app data

3.4bn €

raised after bits22*

Top founders come to Bits & Pretzels year after year.

They know that once a year all their peers and investors meet in Munich. A can't miss opportunity.

*amount raised amongst startups exhibiting & speaking at bits22

390bn €

of assets under management

3-days in Munich during the Oktoberfest.

There is no better way to catch up with fellow VCs, LPs, and Founders from seed stage to unicorn status.

Create the future you seek

In the realm of startups, gaining an edge is crucial. That's exactly where the Bits & Pretzels Founders Festival steps in.

Over our three-day conference, we're expecting more than 20,000 power-packed meetings between founders and investors. With a staggering €390 billion in assets under management, #bits23 isn't just a conference—it's a must-visit destination for every ambitious startup founder.

Startup ExhibitionStartup Pitch

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.

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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.

Exhibited in
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

STARTUP PITCH COMPETITON

Get in front of 1,000+ leading angels and VCs.

Receive a massive media coverage in front of hundreds of journalists when reaching the finale.

Shine bright at the Center Stage in front of 5,000 people and the highest profile jury.

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Attending
Investors

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Get into the Exclusive
Startup Book

All exhibiting startups will be featured in the startup book. A comprehensive list of data provided to 1,000+ attending investors.

Want your startup to be seen by investors? Join the Startup Exhibition.

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Table Captain
Meetings

Join a Table Captain at the world-famous Oktoberfest celebration, where you'll have the opportunity to connect with industry leaders and engage in inspiring discussions over a cold bier.

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The app

is live

The Bits & Pretzels App is live. Thousands of meetings have already been scheduled. Get your ticket in the next drop and receive immediate access to all attendees. Schedule your own meetings and make the most out of the event.

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Munich, Germany
24-26 september