WhatAVenture has been shaping Entrepreneurship, Intrapreneurship and Open Innovation for more than 7 years.

The online platform provides startups as well as big corporates whith innovation consulting and guidance. In the last couple of years, WhatAVenture has grown to one of the leading innovation companies in Europe.

For further information visit whataventure.com.

MOCO stands for “MOdern COmpany” and an innovative exhibition concept. Service provider have the chance to present their products to decision-makers from the corporate world. Aiming to provide businesses with the necessary know-how and tools to adapt to the future, the MOCO also incorporates a dedicated Startup Village. The Startup Village features innovative startups, who support businesses to “grow”, “save” and “reduce obstacles/outsource unnecessities”. Through the separate design and announcement of the village, the area attracts investors, media and customers.


When: 10.05. - 11.05.2018

Where: Bolzano, South Tyrol

Find all the information at https://www.whataventure.com/events/startupvillage/moco/2018.

Discover Iran as the one of the world's biggest untapped markets. This program is directed at startups and SMEs to join the market entry and technology transfer program.


Apply now!

Application deadline: 31.03.2017

More info here.

WhataVenture is calling for the Pitch im Paternoster 2017! Convince the CEOs of Austria's industry leaders in the area of Greentech.


Apply now!

Application Deadline: 27.04.2017

More info on here!

WhatAVenture, Messebozen and iDM is inviting you to Interpoma Innovation Camp this November in Bozen, Italy, at the largest apple trade show worldwide. 

In the Innovation Camp you can identify the biggest pain points along the value chain and develop your ideas into new products, processes and services. Startups in the field of farming and technology are highly welcome. 


What’s in there for to you?

  • Present your idea at the Interpoma evening event
  • Exchange of knowledge and experience with leading experts
  • Get the chance to work with leading mentors
  • Partner up with a market leader
  • See your ideas turned into reality
  • Get inspired by the variety of ideas & be part of the experience
  • Have a great time in the beautiful Bozen/Bolzano


Apply now! The ten top applicants will receive free attendance for the Innovation Camp.

Find out more at



Interpoma Innovation Camp

22.11 – 23.11.2016

Bozen, South Tyrol

Participation fee for 2 days: 190,00 EUR


Agriculture enthusiasts wanted. Become part of new ventures in the apple economy!

WhatAVenture and Messe Bozen is inviting you to Hotel 2016, one of the leading B2B hotel exhibitions in Bozen, South Tyrol! Present your startup to leading companies, customers and opinion leaders. Use this chance to grow your network and make a change in the industry.

Take this opportunity and present your prototype in the exhibition to the audience. Apply now for your boot, because spots are limited! Startups offering innovative products in the categories wellness & activity, hotel industry & gastronomy and marketing & innovative booking systems are most welcome.


Whats in it for you?

  • Get a 1 – 4 day booth for a reduced startup price of € 290 instead of € 2000.
  • Take part at one of the largest meet-ups in the hotel industry and one of the leading in the Alps.
  • Meet leading players in your field during the exhibition.
  • Utilize a large variety of innovative networking-possibilities.
  • Expose your startup technology to a mixed crowd of opinion leaders.
  • Get mentioned in the official exhibitor catalogue (offline/online)
  • Receive press coverage and be features on the startup-village website.


For signing up and more information go to



Hotel 2016

24.10 – 27.10.2016

Bozen, South Tyrol

Fiera Bolzano, Piazza Fiera, 1, 39100 Bolzano


  • University of Mannheim
  • Institut für Mittelstandsforschung
  • Gründerverbund
  • ESF
  • Europäische Union
  • Baden-Württemberg - Ministerium für Finanzen und Wirtschaft
  • Absolventum