Startups: Apply to be part of Sting Day!

On 16 May, Sting Day will connect Swedish tech startups with investors from around the world. We exclusively invite the 400 most driven entrepreneurs and brightest investors for a high-energy event with high-quality networking!
If you want to present your company to Europe’s 150 most active investors, apply for a spot in the exhibition and get the opportunity to pitch to and meet with your favorite investors, one-on-one for 15 minutes.

Scroll down to read more about what Sting Day can offer you and your startup!


Why should I exhibit?

If you’re looking for…

  •  Investments
  •  Intros to investors (VCs and business angels)
  •  New business contacts and partnerships
  •  Exposure and taking a position in the startup community
  •  Inspiration and energy

…then Sting Day is a great place to be!

One-on-one meetings with investors

As an exhibiting startup, you will have the opportunity to schedule one-on-one speed meetings with investors. This will give you up to 5 quality intros during one hour – great use of your time!

Who is Sting Day for?

We’re looking for startups in:

  • B2B Software and services
  • B2C Software and services
  • Life sciences, health and wellbeing
  • High-tech and hardware
  • Gaming and entertainment
  • Financial technologies
  • Cleantech and sustainability

We’d be very interested to see you exhibit at the event if you have a business idea which:

  • is built on an innovative technology
  • solves a clear problem in your market
  • is scalable
  • has great international potential, and
  • is developed by a strong team

Good luck, and thanks! Please email if you have any questions.

At no cost, you can get

  • A spot in the exhibition area
  • 2 tickets to the event
  • A high-top table
  • Place for 1 roll-up
  • Electrical outlets
  • Wifi
  • Lunch, dinner and networking that actually works!


April 2 – Last day to apply. Apply here

April 7 – You'll find out if you’ve been selected to pitch for Sting’s business coaches. We will email you.

April 17-18 – Pitch days: Selected startups have 5 minutes to pitch for Sting’s business coaches.

April 20  – You'll find out if you’ve been selected to exhibit and participate at Sting Day.

May 16 - Sting Day!

Don’t miss this chance! Last year, 99% of the participating startups made new valuable business connections. Click below to start your application.

Time: 16 May 2018, 11.30-22.00
Place: Hotel Birger Jarl, Birger Jarlsgatan 61