October 24 – 25, 2023



An exclusive two-day event featuring an investor conference and a startup fair
where you can showcase your startups to business angels and VCs from the region.

Welcome to Engaged Investments Conference

The premier conference that brings together investors from the CEE venture capital ecosystem.

At Engaged Investment, we believe that cooperation is key to success. That’s why we’re committed to connecting business angels, LPs and VCs from across the region to gain knowledge, network, and make deals.

By working together, we can create a more vibrant investment ecosystem that drives innovation and growth.
Join us for this exciting event and become part of the dynamic community of investors who are shaping the future of Central and Eastern Europe.


Join Expert Panels, Hands-On Workshops, and More
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Engage with diverse perspectives and ideas on current topics in the VC world

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Participate in practical and educational workshops led by experienced European investors.

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Discover new investment opportunities and meet founders from other investors, or showcase your own portfolio startup.

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Expand your professional network, meet new co-investors, partners, and friends 

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Pitch yourself, your network or fund, or portfolio startups to find co-investors

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Connect and explore with other investors through moderate networking activity.


Previous Year’s Speakers

Discover the pioneers of cross-border investing from the entire CEE region and Baltics, all in one place at last year’s event

Chris Gay-Crosier, international investments at Verve Ventures   
Ondřej Bartoš, general partner at Credo Ventures

Kamen Bankovski, principal at Vitosha Ventures

Kaan Eren, investment manager at 500 Global

Cyril Golub, angel investor and chairman at LatBAN

Nina Dremelj, president of Business Angels of Slovenia

Petr Šíma, partner at DEPO Ventures

Viktorija Vaitkevičiene, CEO of Colnvest Capital

Vojta Roček, partner at Presto Ventures                 

Milen Ivanov, managing partner at Sofia Angels 

Douglas Wong, impact investor

Calin Fusu, CEO of Neogen Capital

Andreas Munk Holm, HOST, founder of The European VC

Branko Gugleta, Head of M&A and investments at Livesport

Mikk Orglaan, founding partner at Fstage.vc                    

Helery Pops, co-founder of Honey Badger Capital

Tobias Rataj, angel investor

Michal Ciffra, managing partner at DEPO Ventures

Yuri Navaro, managing partner at Kanata  Ventures

Petra Gordan, VC investor, managing partner at Impulse Ventures

Akim Arhipov, founder and investor at FFF.VC

Vuk Vignjevic, venture capital at RSJ Investments

Reima Linnanvirta, partner at Trind Ventures, president of FiBAN

Rando Rannus, general partner at Siena Sec. Fund
Get a Taste of Engaged Investment
Watch the short video showcasing highlights from previous years’ conferences

Engaged Investments Conference starts in








Preliminary Agenda

Tuesday, 24th – Engaged Startup Fair

      • Pitch areas sorted by stage (pre-seed, seed, series A)
      • Booth for VC funds and angel networks to interact with other investors and startups.


Wednesday, 25th – Engaged Conference

      • A full day of inspirational panel discussions, educational workshops, and networking opportunities

Sign up and take advantage of early bird pricing. Secure your spot today and save on your ticket. Prices are without VAT.



290 EUR

380 EUR – early bird till June 30th

  • 1 ticket for investor
  • Engaged Conference (Oct. 24 – 25)

Investor & Founder


470 EUR

640 EUR – early bird till June 30th

  • 1 ticket for investor
  • 1 ticket for founder from its portfolio
  • Engaged Conference (Oct. 24 – 25)

Portfolio Showcase


1 500 EUR

1700 EUR – early bird till June 30th

  • 1 ticket for investor
  • Up to 5 tickets for founders from its portfolio
  • Engaged Conference (Oct. 24 – 25)
Meet Our Partners
Engaged Investment Partnerships are key to building a stronger investment ecosystem


Main organizer

This conference is organized by DEPO Ventures – founders first investor powered by business angels.


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