Founders in a Castle Facts

Everything in one sight

2 different places

We’ve rented the best places for entrepreneurs in Luxembourg, the Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean (Mudam) for your high quality pitches in the afternoon and a big private member club (House17)  for the night to accommodate you to the biggest startup party of the year.

Meet the very best

to connect with the startup ecosystem and leading Founders, Venture Capitalists, Business Angels from Paris, Brussels, London, Berlin, Israel and Silicon Valley at the most valuable startup networking event of the year in Luxembourg. Mingle like a pro and get your startup noticed with 200 digital thought leaders from across Europe in attendance!

The pitch of a lifetime

Pit yourself against leading European startups in our dragon-den-style pitching contest and be crowned Startup Queen or King. The winner will get straight access to ¼ finals of the PITCH at WebSummit including flight tickets and accommodation, with lots of other prizes as well.

What makes Founders in a Castle special?

And what will be waiting for you there

200+ Startup Founders, Venture Capitalists and Business Angels from Berlin, Paris, London, Amsterdam, Brussels and Geneva are flying in for the most anticipated entrepreneurship conference of the year in Luxembourg. 

What happens at Founders in a Castle?

And what will be waiting for you there

Luxembourg becomes the focal point of startup culture in Europe. In the afternoon, hand selected European startups will pitch renowned international startup experts at the Museum of Modern Art to win the grand prize of getting straight access to the ¼ finals of the PITCH at Web Summit including flight tickets and accommodation. In addition, flash pitching sessions will be held in front of leading investors with lots of other prizes including a people’s choice award. At night, digeratis will live it up and network in an intimate atmosphere at House17 with live music and good food / drinks.

Why should you come to Founders in a Castle as a startup?

And what will be waiting for you there

As a founder, this is a unique opportunity to connect with top-tier investors and to link up with some of the most interesting personalities of the European start-up scene. Come to raise your next round, connect with potential customers or simply meet your next co-founder or team member. This is the largest gathering of startup founders in Luxembourg and the best place for you to showcase yours.

Why should you attend Founders in a Castle as an investor?

And what will be waiting for you there

As a Venture Capitalist or Business Angel there´s no better place for you to connect with the digital stars of tomorrow. This is the first time where so many founders from all over Europe will be in Luxembourg. A unique opportunity for you to link with the most promising startups and fellows from Europe´s leading startup hubs.


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