BETAPITCH is returning to Tirana on this year's search for the best startups in town! Up to 10 startups will pitch on the stage before jury for the main prize - a trip to Berlin on November 11 when the founders attend the Investors day and compete with the other global winners at the BETAPITCH global finals. Last year's winner IT for Equality took the main prize and brought home 5000 EUR.

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Alumni startups

  • Ezeep


    Ezeep is a cloud based printing service and was founded at betahaus | Berlin.
  • Arthesis


    Arthesis is making stylish, custom 3D printed covers for people with leg prosthesis.
  • hoard (former einFach)

    hoard (former einFach)

    hoard allows you to securely exchange keys with others by depositing them via the hoard spots in the city. hoard, former einFach was founded at betahaus | Berlin.
  • Viblast


    Viblast is the newest platform where you can view videos. The different thing in this platform is the quality of the content within. Streaming online content in HD has always been an issue if you don’t have a TV, which is getting more common. Having a backup plan is great, so is this idea.
  • Swipes


    Swipes is an app that just swipes away your to dos! Makes life so much easier.
  • Rescued Ideas

    Rescued Ideas

    Rescued Ideas are bringing an old music experience back to the present. They make the Basslet, a wristband that lets you feel the bass and beats of music. It works alongside headphones, adding a visceral sensation.
  • Zenmate


    ZenMate for Google Chrome™ encrypts and secures all browser activity. Your IP is hidden, your Internet unrestricted and your privacy protected. Always.
  • AppCamps


    We love to code – and we want to share this passion. We build an innovative online platform that brings coding skills to young people.
  • goeuro


    goeuro helps you to find the fastest and cheapest way from A to B. All around Europe.
  • codeship


    Continuous delivery made simple.
  • Somewhere


    Somewhere  a place for people to explore and share their work.
  • Timebird


    Timebird is an algorithm that can sync and match unlimited calendars and understand the difference between availability and unavailability.

Prizes & Supporters



    The winner will go for a trip to Berlin to pitch at BETAPITCH Global against the other global finalists. Taking place at betahaus | Berlin on November 11th, along with the final pitch off the founder will also get to attend our Investors Day. This great networking event gathers the major players in European startup scene where the startup founders attend investors' office hours, workshops and panel discussion.
  • betahaus |

    betahaus |

    The best startup wins a free 6 months of workspace for the team in Tirana! We are looking forward to introduce you to our community and network of  business angels and friends in the media to boost your startup!
  • Telekom Albania

    Telekom Albania

    Telekom supports the Team Albania in making the BETAPITCH Tiranna happen.


These guys will be revealed soon. This was the jury in 2016.

Team Tirana

  • Jonida Këllezi

    Jonida Këllezi

    Jonida is part of betahaus team in Tirana. She covers all the marketing and communication activities behind BETAPITCH.

  • Kostaq Cipo

    Kostaq CipoInnovation Manager at Adriapol Institute

    Kosta is a Programmer Analyst / IT Project Manager experienced in various programming languages and platforms. Kosta covers the position of Innovation Manager at Adriapol Institute.

  • Erlis Hasa

    Erlis HasaAdriapol Institute

    Erlis is the coordinator of ICT projects at Adriapol Institute and works closely with start-ups, bringing together innovation and technology.

  • Amir Esmaeilakhtar

    Amir Esmaeilakhtar

    Amir is an IT engineer, university lecturer and web developer with extensive experience in digital marketing, online media and PR, e-commerce and startup mentornship. He has co-founded numerous successful start-ups in Albania and is well known among the startup community.

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