We create a world-class Slovakia by helping innovative companies grow

Uniting over 60 innovative companies in Slovakia

Our Mission

  • The biggest innovative alliance in Slovakia uniting start ups, scale ups, investors, corporations and NGOs

  • Helping innovative companies grow through network building and regional cooperation

  • Advocating for open and innovation-friendly policy in Slovakia and the EU

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Our Pillars

  • Innovative Education

    Supporting high-quality technical, creative and entrepreneurial education.

  • Startup Ecosystem

    Fostering innovation through the creation of a functioning start-up ecosystem in Slovakia and neighboring countries.

  • Global Scale Ups

    Helping innovative companies from Slovakia to scale their business to global markets

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What We Do

  • Policy Advocacy

    SAPIE acts as the unifying voice for innovative companies in Slovakia, promoting an open, outward-looking and flexible legislation that serves as an enabler of innovation.

  • Connecting Partners

    We form networks and build bridges that promote knowledge-sharing and raise awareness of the needs and concerns of all stakeholder groups within the innovative ecosystem.

  • Expert Analysis

    We produce highly respected research and thought leadership on the Slovak startup and innovative ecosystem to make the up-to-date data accessible to founders, investors, decision makers as well as wider public.

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News

  • events

    Oct 30, 2017

    SAPIE joins forces with Neulogy to promote acceleration opportunities for Slovak startups

  • reports

    Oct 22, 2017

    Prague European Summit 2017 Study is out!

  • events

    Oct 18, 2017

    SAPIE joined Allied for Startups Annual Summit 2017: If you are not at the table, you are on the menu

  • events

    Oct 15, 2017

    Techstars meet SAPIE @ Google

  • press

    Sep 5, 2017

    When did the Slovak research disappear?

  • reports

    Jun 29, 2017

    The first V4 Startup Report is out!

  • reports

    Jun 1, 2017

    Read through our Annual Report 2016

  • articles

    Apr 27, 2017

    SAPIE joins coalition highlighting priorities for Digital Content Directive

  • articles

    Apr 5, 2017

    Test your digital skills with IT Fitness Test 2017

  • reports

    Mar 24, 2017

    The Titans of Tomorrow: Scale-up Study for Slovakia published by SAPIE

  • reports

    Nov 2, 2016

    The first SAPIE Slovak Startups Report 2016 is out!

  • press

    Nov 2, 2016

    SAPIE broadens scope and changes name

  • events

    Nov 1, 2016

    Smart City 360° Summit returns to Bratislava in 2016

  • articles

    Aug 15, 2016

    Google Slovakia launched Digital Garage - and we were there!

  • reports

    Jun 1, 2016

    Read through our Annual Report 2015

  • articles

    Apr 15, 2016

    CCIA & SAPIE Presented EU Presidency Recommendations to Slovak Leaders

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Member Testimonials

  • I believe that Slovakia can become a small Silicon Valley of the CEE region. We have talented people, great skills and already a few success stories that were able to scale their businesses and succeed on global markets. We need to cooperate at home.

    Rastislav Kulich
    Country Manager, Google Slovakia
  • SAPIE is a platform for involvement of the main players from business and public sectors to interact together. In Neulogy Ventures we aim to support innovative projects from Slovakia.

    Ivan Štefunko
    CEO, Neulogy Ventures
  • The story of ESET, which was the first Slovak company with functional global online sales platform, I believe that Internet marketing is an effective tool to promote and sell successful Slovak products with high added value on global scale.

    Anton Zajac
    CEO, ESET North America
    • Facebook
    • Martinus
    • Sli.do
    • Sygic
    • O2
    • ESET
    • Google
    • Anasoft
    • Piano Media
    • Platform
    • ZlavaDna
    • Profesia
    • Modry konik
    • Websupport
    • PROMISEO
    • Neulogy
    • Neulogy Ventures
    • Zaraguza
    • ui42
    • SCR
    • GA Drilling
    • Aj ty v IT!
    • Innovatrics
    • KPMG
    • The Spot
    • Learn2code
    • Eastcubator
    • Connect Coworking
    • InfraPartnersManagement LLP
    • Pixel Federation
    • Sufio
    • Collective
    • Orderlord
    • Mentegram
    • Wezeo
    • Tangent Works
    • Lighting Beetle
    • Marketinger
    • Mishiko
    • HubHub
    • Webglobe Yegon
    • Citadelo
    • Decent
    • Muziker
    • Rozbehni sa!
    • Online Toro
    • Aeromobil
    • ixworx
    • 0100 Ventures
    • Impact Hub
    • Kickresume
    • EY
    • Startup Slovakia
    • Electronic Star
    • Facebook
    • Martinus
    • Sli.do
    • Sygic
    • O2
    • ESET
    • Google
    • Anasoft
    • Piano Media
    • Platform
    • ZlavaDna
    • Profesia
    • Modry konik
    • Websupport
    • PROMISEO
    • Neulogy
    • Neulogy Ventures
    • Zaraguza
    • ui42
    • SCR
    • GA Drilling
    • Aj ty v IT!
    • Innovatrics
    • KPMG
    • The Spot
    • Learn2code
    • Eastcubator
    • Connect Coworking
    • InfraPartnersManagement LLP
    • Pixel Federation
    • Sufio
    • Collective
    • Orderlord
    • Mentegram
    • Wezeo
    • Tangent Works
    • Lighting Beetle
    • Marketinger
    • Mishiko
    • HubHub
    • Webglobe Yegon
    • Citadelo
    • Decent
    • Muziker
    • Rozbehni sa!
    • Online Toro
    • Aeromobil
    • ixworx
    • 0100 Ventures
    • Impact Hub
    • Kickresume
    • EY
    • Startup Slovakia
    • Electronic Star

Our Partners

  • National
  • Facebook
  • Startupers.sk
  • Digitálna Garáž Slovensko
  • Startitup
  • Regional
  • Bridge Budapest
  • Startup Poland
  • European
  • European Startup Network
  • CCiA
  • Allied for Startups
  • Lisbon Council

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