may 2018

goAustria May 2018 Vienna skiline

The fifth goAustria round offers a two weeks incubation program, from May 22nd until June 6th 2018 in Vienna. It will give participants the opportunity to explore the Austrian and European markets, as well as to find new investors and/or collaboration partners. One major asset of the program is the personal start-up mentor who will be matched to each start-up, supporting it to validate their business model to network with investors and relevant stakeholders, as well as design an internationalization plan.

goAustria May 2018 program

goAustria May 2018 is an exclusive, intensive 2-week program in Austria for 10 later stage start-ups. Beside many exclusive and tailor-made workshops, we are going to start the program and participate at one of Europe's biggest meeting points for tech founders, innovation executives and investors - the Pioneers'18. Furthermore during this perios GIN's second Corporate Day is taking place. The perfect event to meet as many potential corporate partners as possible through a business speed-dating session.

Vienna, Hofburg Castle by Night

Further, the goAustria May 2018 program offers selected start-ups: 

goaustria start-ups

For the May program, the following startups were selected by the GIN jury to participate in the goAustria program.
Find a more detailed list here. 

Logo BrainNow

BrainNow Medical Technology Limited

Logo MINDs Lab

MINDs Lab Inc.


22. May 201809:00 - 11:30 goAustria Welcome Breakfast
12:30 - 17:30 ABC of Austria and Europe
19:00 - 21:00 Welcome Drinks
23. May 201810:00 - 15:00 Meet the Mentors
24. May 2018 - 25. May 2018beginning 10:00 Pioneers'18
27. May 201814:00 - 16:30 Sightseeing
28. May 201810:00 - 13:00 Business Model Check
29. May 201810:00 - 16:00 Corporate Day
30. May 201819:00 - 21:00 Heurigen Evening
31. May 201809:00 - 18:00 Private working time (public holiday)
01. June 201810:00 - 13:30 Starting up in Austia - legal perspectives
04. June 201810:00 - 12:30 Investor's Insights
05. June 201817:00 - 19:30 Internationale Success Stories-EXPAT CENTER
06. June 201816:00 - 17:30 Feedback and Wrap Up goAustria
18:00 - 21:00 GIN & other Drinks, informal Final Event

goAustria Mentors

The goAustria program offers you a personal start-up mentor with great experience in the Austrian and European start-up ecosystem. The mentor will support you in validating and adapting your business model and will connect you with relevant stakeholders. Your mentor will create a tailor-made internationalization strategy with you.  
See a list of the mentors here. 

Feedback from some of the participants from the goAustria programs


Image of Project Manager Annamaria Andres

For any further questions contact Annamaria Andres.

Ivana Bacanovic

+43 1 501 75 511


Annamaria Andres

+43 57755 1312