BETAPITCH Vienna returned to sektor5, looking for the best startups in town! On May 4th 2017, 8 startups pitched on the stage for the main prize - a trip to Berlin where the founders attend the Investors day and compete with the other global winners at the BETAPITCH global finals on December 7th. Who won it this year? Test My Bot.

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More about Investors Day 2017

Alumni startups

  • Terraztra Space Exploration Company

    Terraztra Space Exploration Company

    Terraztra's aim is to send people to space and cosmos for free; and to bring back refined minerals from space rocks.
  • Toby


    We provide the easiest way to manage your shopping. Toby combines the traditional concept of a shopping list with location services and AI while having a strong focus on UX. At the same time, we're on a mission to close the gap between online & offline shopping. We do so through offering FMCG brands of all kinds to place a free Toby button on their website through which the user can add the item to his list with just one click. If the user wishes to, he can even activate a location based reminder to inform him when he is close to a brick & mortar retailer where he can physically try and buy the product. Our target group comprises students and young professionals / young families who have a busy day and appreciate productivity tools that can save you some time.
  • Lewi Care

    Lewi Care

    We are developing a smart baby monitor to track the baby's health with a wristband. With the help of pulse oximetry we are tracking pulse and oxygen levels. Parents will be notified whenever the baby is in danger. Moreover our wristband will include a babyphone and GPS tracker. Our product will be the first all-in-one solution.
  • Hypest Hive

    Hypest Hive

    We solve the problem of reaching gamers/millennials through advertising on new media chanels like YouTube and Twitch. Our main audience are businesses who want to sell their products to the audience of the "gamer".
  • TestMyBot


    TestMyBot is a test automation framework for your chatbot project. It helps developers in quality assurance, monitoring and end-2-end-testing. First attempt to apply test automation techniques to Chatbot domains. Vision is to enable non-technical team members to define, run and watch test cases for Chatbots.
  • Kopf, Copernicus to the people

    Kopf, Copernicus to the people

    Our mission is to popularize the satellite mission Copernicus with the use of a geo browser that explains satellite functions in an easy manner. Our target audience is curious people about space and tech, potential end users from earth observation applications.
  • Tasty Ads

    Tasty Ads

    Tasty Ads is an AdTech platform that plans campaigns on pizza boxes and other take-out packaging with a transparent pay-per-box plan.
  • InFlights


    inFlights is a Drone-as-a-Service provider, providing actionable insights using drone data generated by a network of freelance operators.
  • GoElis


    GoElis is a tournament system for mid-sized competitions, helping organizers to, not only, hold a fair competition, but also engage with their audience, which is not necessarily on-site, in an easy way. As a second point, we want to become the one stop source for results about amateur competitions, by providing a global leaderboard. Therefore our target audience is everyone who wants to organize a competition or anyone interested in competition results.




    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 December 7th, 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.
  • AIT Austrian Institute of Technology

    AIT Austrian Institute of Technology

    One winning team gets half-day workshop at AITs Experience Lab on UX / VR & AR
  • 5starts test panel

    5starts test panel

    One team wins a test panel, facilitated and hosted by 5stars. This includes hosting, moderation and evaluation.
  • sektor5


    The winner of this BETAPITCH wins 2 flex desks for 3 months at sektor5 coworking space! Unlock the unique start-up support of sektor5 and betahaus, connections to investors and media contacts included!


Team Vienna

  • Yves Schulz

    Yves Schulzsektor5

    Currently a Coworking and Shared Office Consultant, Pitch Trainer and Co-founder of Snapdelivery, Yves founded sektor5 in 2010. He’s on the board of advisors for AustrianStartups.

  • Petra Grozdic

    Petra Grozdic

    As Junior Program Manager for 5starts Petra is responsible for event organisation and sees that daily business at sektor5 runs smoothly.

  • Floor Drees

    Floor Dreessektor5

    Since August 2014, Floor has been the Managing Director for sektor5. In 2016 she co-founded in-house accelerator 5starts, currently in it's 3rd batch. Floor is also the start-up mentor for the Creative Region (Linz) accelerator.