03 May 2021 - 03 May 2021 Vienna, Austria & online (hybrid event)

Connect Day 21

aws Connect (Austria Wirtschaftsservice, aws) is organising the Connect Day 21 (continuation of the Corporate Day) and joining forces with its partners Global Incubator Network Austria (GIN, managed by aws and FFG), the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG), European Enterprise Network (EEN), Vienna Business AgencyINiTSAdvantage Austria (AUSSENWIRTSCHAFT AUSTRIA) and Austrian Business Agency (ABA).

Despite Covid-19 regulations and a digital organization, last year’s Corporate Day was a huge success with more than 300 online direct speed-dating meetings, and in 2021 we are aiming for more. With new partners from aws i2 Business Angels the Connect Day team is expanding its target group with investors.


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Stage Program

  • Lightning Talk
  • Elevator Pitches by International Startups
  • Reverse Pitches by Corporates (a classic!)


  • Startups meet Corporates & Investors (NEW!)
  • Up to 350 on-site (+ unlimited online) 1:1 Meeting Slots


  • Drinks and Flying Dinner


  • SME’s, Corporates and Investors
  • International participants (Europe & Asia) from the startup programs GIN GO AUSTRIA and Vienna Startup Package
  • National and international startups
  • National startup ecosystem stakeholders
  • National corporate networks

The event is open for further partners supporting the idea of innovative collaborations. You are more than welcome to contact us for further details.


Participation at the event is free-of-charge. However, please note that there is a fairness no-show fee of 100 EUR (excl. VAT) to all registered participants who do not attend the event without notifying us

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