ITALIAN TRADE AGENCY and BORSA İSTANBUL PRIVATE MARKET invited seven innovative startups from Italy to meet Turkish investors at Borsa İstanbul on Thursday, October 13, 2016. Each startup executive made a seven-minute pitch, followed by a four-minute Q&A session. After the pitching sessions, startup executives started investment negotiations at the coffee break.
Italian Startups operating in Augmented Reality, Video Generation from data, Quality Control and Security Control Equipment, Energy, Health Tech, Nanotechnology, Retail and Smart Cities sectors pitched Turkish investors. In addition to members of Borsa İstanbul Private Market, VC and Angel Investor groups and individual investors attended the highly anticipated event. Besides investment opportunities, this event helped Italian startups seek new distribution channels and technological collaborations within Turkey.