A tech startup conference, in a castle.

Uppstart is an informal and relaxed conference for anyone interested in the European technology startup scene to meet up, learn, but most importantly, to have fun! Attendees can Listen to world class speakers, meet startups, investors and press, or party like its 1999 at the official after party! You can register a free ticket below whilst they last!

Register Your Ticket

The schedule, from 9am until late.

9:00 Registration Opens at Uppsala Castle
10:00 – 18:00 – Conference at castle
19:00 -01:00 – After party & investor dinner (venue to be confirmed soon!)

For a full breakdown of the talks and specific timings throughout the day see below.

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Our Speakers.

Every year Uppstart hosts a selection of world class speakers who hold short but punchy 20 minute talks on various topics within the technology startup ecosystem. See below for a full list (more speaker and topics will be updated here often before the event).

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Conference. Uppsala Castle.


The main conference venue for throughout the day, a 10 minute walk from Uppsala Centralstation

After Party & Investor Dinner.

Elite Hotel

The Uppstart after party is a fantastic way to mingle attendees and speakers from the conference late into the night. There will be food, drinks, music, startup karaoke!, and a special (invite only) investor dinner for investors and startups. You can reserve tickets for the after party and apply for the VIP dinner when registering any ticket to the conference.

Uppstart Partner Hotel Discount

For those coming from overseas we recommend flying to Stockholm Arlanda airport which is a short 18 minute train ride to Uppsala. Uppstarts hotel partner is the Elite Hotel Academia (which is where the after party will be held), click below to access an exclusive discount.

Get Elite Hotel Discount

Thank you

To our sponsors and partners, for helping to support Uppstart year on year.