The main objective of the Startup Campus V4 Global Tour program is to boost the discoverability of the V4
regional startup ecosystem on a global scale by introducing them to international markets. The mission of
the series of 10 cities and venues is also to highlight the economic and innovation potential of the V4 countries,
including Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and the Czech Republic. The longterm innovation ecosystem of
the region can only be achieved through global market collaboration.
The Startup Campus V4 Global Tour includes conferences, exhibitions and events worldwide, combining key startup ecosystem operators in the relative continents and regions.
The main purpose of these events is to connect startups with important investors and to create necessary
environment with various interactive workshops, conferences and round table discussions. The V4 members
can act as a political startup at these events, thereby strengthening international relations and further
exploring the region.
The Visegrad Cooperation (i.e Visegrád countries, Visegrád fours or V4’s) is a regional organization including the Czech Republic, Poland, Hungary and Slovakia. The aim of this cooperation is to jointly represent the economic, diplomatic and political interests of these Central European countries and to coordinate their potenial future plans. For the last 26 years, the V4’s have actively and effectively represented regional interests, and the same is true for the time period since Hungary’s 2004 accession to the EU. Visegrad Group (V4) for the fifth time between July 1st,2017 and June 30th, 2018, whereafter Slovakia will take over the presidency from July 1st, 2018.
The Startup Campus V4 Global Tour Destinations: ZSOLT
Chief Executive Officer