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STORM.DAY - Austria's Founders Forum



Our Storm Day is a unique opportunity to meet with fellow entrepreneurs, building digital solutions in every industry. Storm Day fosters community by bringing together all founders to form connections through sharing ideas and building relationships!

Keep an eye on this page for details about our next Storm Day.

Our next event is Conversations with Calm/Storm as part of ViennaUp - find out more

Austria's Founders Forum


Every startup will sail into a storm

Founders need to stay calm to avoid drowning‍

Funding from investors may calm the waters

Experienced entrepreneurs know how to weather the storm

Get support from founders to calm your early-stage storm



 Early stage founders from all across Europe

 from Pre-Seed to Series B


Founders, Investors and Experts that Shared their Stories in 2024

Check out the full 2024 Speaker Overview here

Markus Lang

Partner Speedinvest

Kosimar Kovar

Founder Ada Growth

Petra Dobrocka

Founder byrd

Johannes Berger

Founder Mimo

Julia Gerber

Editor TrendingTopics

Sebastian Schwelle

Founder Shopstory

Sebastian Gruber


Georg Molzer

Founder Shadowmap

Renate Schnutt

Scaleups WKO

Domagoj Dolinsek

Founder PlanRadar

Manuel Zeller

Founder NEOH

Gabriele Bolek-Fügl


Kambis Kohansal-Vajargah

Founder-Services WKO

Alexander Valtingojer

Founder Coinpanion

Andreas Nemeth

CEO UNIQA Ventures

Nina Wöss

Managing Partner Fund F

Johannes Fischer

Partner Wellington Partners

Stephan Freh

Founder HelloBello

Founders, Investors and Experts that Shared their Stories in 2023

Travis Pittman

CEO & Co-Founder TourRadar

Eirini Rapti

CEO & Founder Inne

Johannes Braith

CEO & Co-Founder Storebox

Pia Poppenreiter

Former Founder Ohlala

Markus Lang

Partner at Speedinvest

Molly Gilmartin

Health Tech Investor at AlbionVC

Andrew J. Scott

Founding Partner at 7percent Ventures

Sophie Chung

CEO & Founder Qunomedical

Florian Gschwandtner 

Founder Leaders21

Reinhold Baudisch

Former Founder Durchblicker

Selma Prodanovic

Empowering Keynote Speaker

Hansi Hansmann

Serial Entrepreneur &
Business Angel

Markus Wagner

Chair of Advisory Board at i5invest

Marta Mrozowicz

Healthcare Investor at Heal Capital

Thomas Kulnigg

Partner Schoenherr
Attorneys at Law

Martina Vitézová

VC Investor at UNIQA Ventures

Chris Zemina

CEO & Co-Founder FridayFinance

Christopher El Badaoui

Founder at LVNDR

Petra Dobrocka

COO & Co-Founder byrd

Alfred Luger

Partner Calm/Storm Ventures

Florian Semler

Founder FORMEL Skin