International Open Startup School

Saint Petersburg, Russia
August 20 - August 31
About Us
Dynamic educational and mentoring program based on
the best practices
in technological entrepreneurship
for IT / MOBILE / INTERNET projects

Since 2012
more than 1,000 applications
more than 50 experts and mentors
more than 70 graduates
who raised more than $ 5 million investments
and got more than $ 3 million proceeds

Project work with the help of experienced mentors
Master classes from professionals in IT, mobile, internet and marketing spheres
Workshops and seminars with invited speakers
Final project pitching on the Demo Day with experts in investment
Programme Content
Group work in teams of 3-4 people:
Flow of ideas
International community

Master Classes:
B2C and B2B in Russia
Russian IT, mobile, internet market
Startup promotion on the Russian market
Investment opportunities for the startup in Russia

Economic metrics in startup projects
Basics of financial planning
PR communication for startups
Pitch deck
Public speaking

Demo Day pitching session on the 31st of August:
show the results
get new contacts
raise investment

Meet our experts
Director of Center for Enterprenership ITMO.
Elena is responsible for CFE. Prior to that, Elena held the position of the head of the Technology Transfer Center of the business incubator "Ingria". She is a well-known expert and speaker in the bisnes field. She has participated in a wide range of events, including conferences and round tables.
Managing Partner of Future Technologies ITMO,
Head of Future Technologies Start
Future Technologies — is the business accelerator only for hardware and technology startups. For all time, more than 2000 applications have been evaluated; More than 150 teams became graduates of accelerating programs. The total amount of investments received exceeds 250 million rubles.
Director of the Technology Transfer Center of the University of ITMO
Expert, mentor, lecturer. Also since 2014, director of strategy in the start-up company Thinglink and from 2012 to the present owner in SMARTAG.
Specialist in marketing and project management, СЕО CourseBurg
Since 2010, participated in a number of companies in the creation of advertising companies, promotion in the search engines. The creator of the analytical department of CourseBurg where till now acts as a СЕО.
Course prices
per person


Educational program
Cultural program
Coffee breaks during the working process
per startup team: 2 people

$1 100

Educational program
Cultural program
Coffee breaks during the working process
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