Startup Europe Comes to Silicon Valley

Startup Europe Comes to Silicon Valley (SEC2SV) brings together the most relevant founders, professionals, and policy-makers from the EU entrepreneurial ecosystem and Silicon Valley in engaging meetings and workshops with the goal of forging meaningful long term relationships.

Since 2015, SEC2SV has showcased 61 scaleups, hosted 20+ workshops with top policymakers and engaged thousands of people at its European Innovation Day conference.  SEC2SV 2018 provides a week-long program of high-level activities organized around the European Innovation Day conference on Sep 11th.

Workshops, investor/corporate visits, meetings with the Entrepreneurship Sounding Board, one Policy Hackathon, one Investor Summit, 6 Evening Receptions complete the 2018 program that benefits from the attendance of a large EU Delegation, led by Miguel Arias Cañete, EU Commissioner for Climate Action & Energy and including senior EC officials, EU MEP’s, State Secretaries, and industry and innovation leaders from Europe.

The participation in the program is by invitation only and restricted to high level policy makers, senior corporate executives and investors, beyond a selection of the most promising 15 EU scaleups. If you are interested to be considered for participation in 2019 edition, contact us at

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