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SaaStr Announces Europa Conference Speaker Lineup and Inaugural Startup Pitch Competition

April 16, 2019

PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 16, 2019--SaaStr, the world’s largest community of SaaS executives, founders, and entrepreneurs, today announced the speaker lineup and conference program for its second annual SaaStr Europa Conference which takes place Wednesday-Thursday 12-13 June 2019 at Maison de la Mutualite in Paris, France. The 2019 conference program includes the Inaugural SaaStr Startup Pitch Competition presented by Ingram Micro, where three winning B2B startups will take home a combined $100K in cash prizes.

More than 2,500 SaaS executives, founders, and VCs from around the world will come together for two full days of content sessions at SaaStr Europa 2019. The most unique voices from the leaders in SaaS will take the stage to share actionable advice and learnings.

Highlights from the SaaStr Europa 2019 Agenda include:

  • “From Hackathon to Unicorn” with Talkdesk Co-Founder Tiago Paiva and SaaStr CEO Jason Lemkin
  • “7 Tips and Tricks to having happy customers at Scale” with New Relic EVP, CCO Roger Scott
  • “State of the Cloud 2019: Europa Edition” with Bessemer Venture Partners’ Anna Khan and Alex Ferrara
  • “From Slooooow Growth to Hypergrowth” with Insight Partners Managing Director Teddie Wardi and Collibra Co-Founder Felix van de Maele

The inaugural SaaStr Startup Pitch Competition will put five companies in front of our expert panel of judges for a live, five-minute pitch during SaaStr Europa 2019. A grand prize of $50K will be awarded and two runner-ups will receive $25K each.

Attendees have access to countless networking opportunities throughout the course of the conference, including SaaStr-facilitated Brain Dates, Q&As and mentoring sessions.

To apply for the SaaStr Startup Pitch Competition, visit SaaStrEuropa.com/Startup-Pitch-Competition.

To inquire about a press pass, please contact press@saastrinc.com.

About SaaStr

SaaStr is the world’s largest community of SaaS executives, founders, and entrepreneurs dedicated to sharing the best learnings and practices around building and scaling SaaS businesses. Founded by serial enterprise entrepreneurs Jason M. Lemkin and Mallun Yen, SaaStr began on Quora as a WordPress blog about all-things-SaaS and has grown into a social community of more than 500,000 SaaS founders and executives with over 3,000,000 views a month, and two major industry conferences. Learn more at SaaStr.com.

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