Kitzbühel (Austria) | 1 July – 6 July 2024

A DECADE OF TRANSFORMATION

WORLD VENTURE FORUM 2024

The WVF 2024 starts in

Monday 01.07.2024

Stay tuned for more information! We are already working on the schedule!

Morning | 09:00 - 12:00

Individual arrival & registration

We look forward to welcoming you all in the lobby of the Hotel Rasmushof in Kitzbühel for the individual registration. 

Here you will get your badge and the latest information about the event. 

You are also sure to meet some familiar faces.

Location: Rasmushof Lobby

Afternoon | 13:00 - 17:00

Crypto Alm

To kick off an exciting week of exploration and innovation, we will commence with our traditional Crypto Alm, setting the stage for an unforgettable journey at the World Venture Forum.

Prepare to be captivated by enlightening keynote speeches that delve into the realms of crypto, blockchain, and web 3. Immerse yourself in a world of cutting-edge technology and visionary ideas that are shaping the future. Following these thought-provoking presentations, seize the opportunity to connect with fellow enthusiasts, fostering new connections and engaging in stimulating conversations.

Location: Tomschy

Evening

Crypto Cocktail

Come together at the beautiful sun terrace of Hotel Rasmushof and savor some refreshingly delightful cocktails, indulge in inspiring conversations with like-minded individuals, and kick off an excellent evening at the World Venture Forum 2024.

Location: Rasmushof

For VIP Ticket Holder only!

 

Tuesday 02.07.2024

Stay tuned for more information! We are already working on the schedule!

Morning | 09:00 - 12:00

Registration and Networking Sessions

Get your badge at the Welcome Desk @ Hotel Kitzhof and jump directly into your first networking sessions. 

Network and connect with industry peers during Tuesday morning. Rekindle old friendships and make new ones while building valuable relationships.

Kitzbühel’s hotels and culinary establishments offer countless options for informal or private meetings

Location: Rasmushof Eingang/ Kitzhof Terasse

Afternoon | 13:00 - 17:00

Family Offices Alm

Welcome back to the exclusive Family Offices Alm!  Prepare to be immersed in an enriching experience filled with industry highlights, insightful discussions, and ample opportunities for personal exchanges of invaluable experiences. As we collectively explore the future of family offices, this secluded sanctuary amidst the forum promises to be the ideal setting to foster lasting connections and gain unique insights into the ever-evolving landscape of wealth management. 

Location: Seidl Alm

Corporate Innovation Alm
Hosts & Sponsors TBN

Join major corporates, including life insurances and pension funds, to discuss industry trends. Having venture arms is essential for corporates, as they foster innovation and growth by exploring new markets and technologies. At the Corporate Alm, we provide an intimate setting for executives to exchange insights, forge partnerships, and embrace the future of corporate ventures. Join us to stay ahead of the curve and drive your industry forward.

Location: Branderhofstube

Evening 17:30

LLB's Family Fizzes

Our valued sponsor Liechtensteinische Landesbank (LLB) hosts this exquisite evening reception with bubbly cocktails, inspiring talks and interesting encounters with brilliant minds from all over the world.

For VIP Ticket Holder only!

Location: Kitzhof Terasse/Lobby

Wednesday 03.07.2024

The tension is rising. Wednesday is traditionally all about the European Super Angels Club. The absolute highlight will then take place in the evening: the big WVF Award Gala Banquet.

Morning | 09:00 - 13:00

Golf Tournament

hosted by Liechtensteinische Landesbank Österreich (LLB)

Join us for the traditionall and among WVF insiders highly prestigious ESAC golf tournament on Hotel Rasmushof’s golf court. Enjoy some time outside in nature, exchange ideas with like-minded people and review the impressions of the first two days.

For VIP Ticket Holder only!

Location: Zielhaus Redbull

Trekking Tour

hosted by Binder Grösswang Attorneys at Law

Embark on an invigorating hike to the Streif, following the legendary path where top skiers conquer the Hahnenkamm Race each year. Immerse yourself in the refreshing mountain air and experience the thrill of this renowned route. The only way is up, so lace up your hiking boots and join us for an unforgettable adventure.

For VIP Ticket Holder only!

Location: Streif

Afternoon | 14:00 - 17:00

Business Angels Networking

hosted by European Super Angels Club

Welcome to the Business Angel Networking in the Afternoon, hosted by the European Super Angels Club (ESAC).

Join global Business Angels for a casual exchange, expert keynotes by industry specialists, and insights from ESAC President Berthold Baurek-Karlic. As always, the event takes place on the sun terrace of Hotel Rasmushof, providing a picturesque setting for valuable connections and fruitful discussions.

Don’t miss this opportunity to expand your network and stay at the forefront of the angel investing landscape. Reserve your spot now and be part of this exclusive gathering of international investors.

For VIP Ticket Holder only!

Location: Rasmushof 

Evening

WVF Award Gala Banquet

Join us for the grand celebration of the year at the Gala Dinner, the crowning glory of the World Venture Forum in Kitzbühel. This year marks our 10th-anniversary edition, and we’re pulling out all the stops to make it even bigger, greater, and better than ever before!

At this prestigious event held at K3 KitzKongress, we will honor inspiring success stories from around the globe, awarding them the Unicorn Award of Excellence and the Rising Star Award, powered by Swarovski New Ventures.

Don’t miss this extraordinary evening of recognition, inspiration, and jubilation. Secure your place now for the Gala Dinner and be part of this momentous occasion at the World Venture Forum. See you there!

For VIP Ticket Holder or Gala Banquet Ticket Holder only!

Location: KitzKongress

Thursday 04.07.2024

Stay tuned for more information! We are already working on the schedule!

Morning | 10:00 - 11:00

Crossfit Session

Join us for some outdoor action, fresh air accompanied by mountain view.

Stay tuned for more information. 

For VIP Ticket Holder only!

Location: Kitzhof Fitness

Afternoon | 13:00 - 17:00

Deep Tech Alm

Welcome to the Deep Tech Alm, where groundbreaking innovations and cutting-edge technologies converge.

Delve into the realm of Deep Tech, exploring AI, blockchain, quantum computing, and more. Join visionary experts and pioneers shaping the future across diverse industries. Discover the untapped potential of Deep Tech and its transformative impact on our world. 

Location: Ochsalm

Evening | 18:00

Sponsored Side Events

Valued sponsors will host various sessions in numerous locations in Kitzbühel. 

For VIP Ticket Holder only!

Invitation only!

Friday 05.07.2024

Stay tuned for more information! We are already working on the schedule!

Morning | 09:00

Guided City Tour

sponsored by Venionaire Capital

Join us for a guided city tour through Kitzbühel and discover the history and beauty of the picturesque village. 

For VIP Ticket Holder only!

Location: Kitzbühel Innenstadt

Outdoor Yoga Session

sponsored by Venionaire Capital

We cordially invite you to a refreshing and energizing yoga session in the beautiful garden of Hotel Rasmushof. Our certified yoga instructor will guide us through a simple practice, tailored to be suitable for beginners as well.

For VIP Ticket Holder only!

Location: Garten Rasmushof

Afternoon | 13:00 – 17:00

Impact Alm

Welcome to the
Impact Alm, where we gather to explore and discuss all topics related to
(natural) sciences. From life sciences to green technologies and everything
with a profound impact on society and sustainability, this exclusive platform
fosters meaningful dialogues and cutting-edge insights.

At the Impact Alm, we bring together leading experts,
innovators, and visionaries to shape a brighter future. Our discussions delve
into solutions that positively impact our society and nature, addressing the
most pressing challenges of our time.

Join us on this journey of discovery and
transformation, as we pave the way for sustainable advancements and a better
tomorrow. 

Location: Maierl Alm

Evening | 17:30

Sponsored Side Events

Valued sponsors will host various sessions in numerous locations in Kitzbühel. 

For VIP Ticket Holder only!

Invitation only!

Saturday 06.07.2024

A wonderful week full of networking, inspiring talks and interaction with brilliant minds comes to an end. 

Morning | 09:00 - 14:00

Individual Departure

Enjoy a relaxed morning with your new and old friends in the Glockenspiel, look back on the days and look forward to next year.

Entrepreneural spirit

Be part of something extraordinary

Facts & Figures from WVF 2023

6

Focus Topics on 6 unique mountain chalets

40

internationally renowned speakers

500+

participants from all
over the world

Countless

networking opportunities

Speakers & Experts

Who's Speaking

Berthold Baurek-Karlic

Berthold Baurek-Karlic

CEO

Venionaire Capital

Gerald Diglas

Gerald Diglas

Director Institutional Banking

Liechtensteinische Landesbank (Österreich)

Alexander Rapatz

Alexander Rapatz

Managing Partner

Black Manta Capital Partners

Takahisa Ohira

Takahisa Ohira

Head of Asia Region

Deloitte Tohmatsu Venture Support

Yvonne Winter

Yvonne Winter

COO & Co-Founder

FlyNow Aviation GmbH

Carolin Wais

Carolin Wais

Partner

Plug and Play

Olaf Hannemann

Olaf Hannemann

Co-Founder

CV VC

Hotels

Our Partner Hotels

Mountain Chalets

Foresight & Expectations for 2024

TESTIMONIALS

Voices of investors

Maha Al-Saadi

Maha Al-Saadi

Director Compliance and Regulatory Affairs @ Bankhaus Schleich

I was thrilled to be part of WVF 23, and now I eagerly anticipate WVF 24! The experience was extraordinary, offering learning opportunities and expanding my horizons to various industries, regions, and use cases. I established valuable contacts and met inspiring individuals from around the world, contributing to both my personal network and the enhancement of our industry and Europe's economy.

Thomas Flum

Thomas Flum

CEO @ FLUM GLOBALE IMMOBILIENINVESTMENTS

World Venture Forum 2023 - What an experience! The World Venture Forum was a true highlight, connecting international participants and inspiring future collaboration. Looking forward to 2024!

Naoki Kamimaeda

Naoki Kamimaeda

Partner and Europe Division Head at Global Brain Corporation

The World Venture Forum is an exceptional event that brings together global investors and showcases the best of the startup ecosystem, with a warm, collaborative atmosphere. Every participant is very open to connect, collaborate, and contribute to the growth of both European and global startups. I'm thrilled to be a part of such a prestigious event.

Guenther Dobrauz-Saldapenna

Guenther Dobrauz-Saldapenna

Co-Founder and Investor exelixis capital AG

What an amazing week! Got to meet many great investors and opportunities! Most importantly and as has been shown: the future will be decentralised and must be circular!

Stefan Bollhalder

Stefan Bollhalder

Chairman & CEO, Partner @ St. Gotthard Wealth Ltd.

A great networking event to meet brilliant and inspiring people from all over the world!

Kilian Graulich

Kilian Graulich

Partner @ infinitas Capital

The WVF provides a great environment to dive deep into the emerging Austrian venture capital landscape, connect with likeminded investors and get access to exciting entrepreneurs. Additionally, the event offers an extremely personal atmosphere, which makes it easy to network and connect.

World Leading Investors

Unicorn Award of Excellence

Unlimited possibilities

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luxurious
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chalets

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unique locations
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inspiring,
focus topics
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Our Story

10 Year Anniversary

Join us as we celebrate a remarkable milestone – the 10-year anniversary of the World Venture Forum! After a decade of fostering innovation, connecting investors, and driving entrepreneurial success, we are thrilled to invite you to our upcoming event. The WVF has evolved to a globally renowned platform, attracting over 500 participants from 25 countries each year. As we embark on this momentous occasion, we aim to foster an even greater international exchange of ideas. With captivating theme-focused sessions, prestigious panels, VIP break-out sessions, and a plethora of networking opportunities, the 10th anniversary of the World Venture Forum promises to be an unforgettable experience. Secure your spot now and be part of shaping the future of innovation and venture capital at our flagship event in Kitzbühel.

EVENT TEAM

Our Team

Our hospitality and marketing team is happy to be at your service for further information and individual sponsoring possibilities.

Julia Gülden-Zeisberger

Chief Marketing Officer

Lisa Wimmer

Senior Event Manager

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Iman Said

Junior Content Creator & PR Manager

Philipp Sakuler

Social Media & Content Specialist

NETWORK

Our Partners for the WVF2024

Main event Sponsor

Gold Partner

Silver Partner

Chalet Hosts & Chalet Main Sponsors

Sponsors

Network Partner

Media Partner

Partner

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Sponsorship Benefits

Benefits for Sponsors

Sponsorship Packages & Bundles

Premium Sponsorship Packages

Platinum – SINGLE exclusive lead sponsor

TBN

Gold

TBN

Standard Sponsorship Packages

Chalet Host

TBN

Chalet Main Sponsor

TBN

Sponsorship Bundles

Bundle „Relationship Enhancement“

TBN

Fringe Bundle „Chill or Thrill“

€ TBN