hub:raum Roadtrip – Tirana

hub:raum – innovation hub for startups set up by Deutsche Telekom – starts the journey in search of innovative startups around Central and Eastern Europe with a focus in three areas: Smart City, Logistics & Transportation, and Omnichannel. Also, startups from other areas and disruptive IoT makers are very welcome.

On September 23rd hub:raum in cooperation with OFICINA HUB will visit OFICINA to hunt for promising young businesses which could participate in a new formula of well-known across Europe program – WARP Sprints and discuss how startups can benefit from the cooperation with Deutsche Telecom.

We invite you to our joint event – come, meet hub:raum and see what they can do for your startup from Smart City, Logistics & Transportation and Omnichannel areas (but you should also join us if you are from wide IoT, big data, cloud, mobile security, e-health areas).


18:15 Registration

18:30 Welcome word

18:35 hub:raum keynote by

18:50 Panel discussion – Telco vs Startups: a perfect fit or a bad clash?

19:30 Startups pitching

20:30 Wrap-Up

20:40+ Refreshments & networking

hub:raum offers mentoring, know-how, co-working space, direct access to hub:raum and Deutsche Telekom decision makers and over 150 million customers (smart money) with benefits you can get on the spot:

  • pre-selection to WARP Sprints
  • hub:raum partner deals (e.g. $5.000 in Amazon Web Services)
  • hub:raum mentoring & know-how
  • an access to the free office spaces in Krakow/Berlin/Tel-Aviv
  • invitation to the potential acceleration and seed-investment (up to 300.000 EUR)

Sign up, come and say hello to hub:raum – pitch your ideas and they can help you to be the next big thing!

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Julien Coustaury – Coming to Albania to scout good teams with good ideas

OFICINA HUB, and Startup Grind Tirana,  are proud to host Julien Coustaury, a fantastic investor, founder, entrepreneur and CEO.

For all Founders and Startups, you have a chance to make a 3 Minute Pitch to Julien during the networking hours. You might get funded. 🙂

Reserve your ticket online, and become a featured attendee. (click the link below)


Julien Coustaury is the Managing Parter of Fil Rouge Capital, and has over 20 years of relevant experience in manufacturing and services, much of it at CEO level. He has worked in more than 80 countries across five continents and participated in over $1.7bn of purchase, sale and financing transactions.

Julien is also the co-founder and entrepreneur in residence of ABC Accelerator in Slovenia and runs its VC arm ABC First Growth .

As part of the founding team of Double Recall, Julien attended Y Combinator batch of Summer 2011.

Julien has invested in more than 70 early stage ventures (startups), mainly focusing on B2C software with some hardware exception likeH20Pal, the first hydration tracker on the market.

Julien currently serves on the board of Symvaro, H20pal and Europronet . He holds a master’s Degree in Telecom engineering. Julien is an avid wakeboarder and never says no to a good glass of Bordeaux wine.

He is coming to Albania to scout good teams with good ideas.

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