The startup ecosystem in Tirana only grows!
TechLab Demo Day: For almost 3 months since the opening of the “TechLab By Protik” incubation program, it was finalized on November 18 near the premises of the Protik Center. The aim of this initiative was to strengthen human capacities through the promotion of innovation and entrepreneurship.
Beyond IDea: Within the initiative in support of start-ups by the Minister of State for the Protection of Entrepreneurship, the Balance center organized on November 21 the ceremony of announcing the winners of the Beyond Idea program.
Hack Tirona: Akademi Foundation organized the final event of the HackTirona project, which was held on November 19-20 near the Ofiçina Hub. HackTirona is an activity that promotes innovation, interest in technology, entrepreneurial spirit and the development of problem-solving skills among Albanian youth.
Startup Grind Helen Doron: Startup Grind Tirana returned on Thursday 17 November 2022 with their guest Helen Doron. Helen is a British linguist and pedagogue. She is the founder of the Helen Doron Educational Group which offers English courses for children and young people (3 months – 19 years old).
Tirana Fintech Hive: It took place on 16-17 November 2022 and aims to address the scope and agility of Fintech, along with gathering ecosystem stakeholders in one assembly point.
In the framework of the Global Entrepreneurship Week, the Minister of State for the Protection of Entrepreneurship opened the doors for a diverse series of activities. Ecosystem experts discussed “What is missing from the Albanian ecosystem?”, expectations were also discussed and what awaits the startup ecosystem in 2023.
There were also stories of successful entrepreneurs. Entrepreneurs who started with small steps and today seek to reach the four corners of the globe. Girls and women entrepreneurs were one of the groups that MiSHMS had at the center of the mission.