Many startups in the early stages of development are looking for places where they can expand their network. They do this for a variety of purposes, whether it’s to find investors, customers or business partners to work with. An ideal example of place to exchange ideas is Carapathian Startup Fest.

The Carpathian Startup Fest 2024, held in the vibrant city of Rzeszów, was a two-day event that brought together innovative minds, industry experts, and enthusiastic entrepreneurs from across the region.

This year’s fest was marked by engaging conversations, groundbreaking ideas, and the spirit of collaboration that defines the startup ecosystem. As an Expo partner, Fingoweb was thrilled to be a part of this dynamic event, contributing to the vibrant atmosphere and supporting the innovative startups that participated in the contest pitch.

Table of contents:

  • What is Carpathian Startup Fest?
  • Fingoweb’s Participation
  • Highlighting the Startups
    • Muzaic
    • BeeSpeaker
    • Vivid Mind
    • Biostra
    • Staffly
    • Waterly
    • Calmsie
  • A Future of Endless Possibilities

What is Carpathian Startup Fest?

The Carpathian Startup Fest is an annual event that celebrates innovation, entrepreneurship, and the startup ecosystem in the Carpathian region. It’s a platform where startups, investors, industry experts, and business enthusiasts come together to share ideas, showcase new technologies, and foster collaboration. The event features a variety of activities. It includes keynote speeches, panel discussions, workshops, networking sessions, and a highly anticipated startup pitch contest.

Why is the Carpathian Startup Fest so cool? Here are a few reasons:

  • Innovative Atmosphere: The fest is a hub for cutting-edge ideas and breakthrough technologies, making it a hotspot for innovation.
  • Networking Opportunities: Attendees have the chance to connect with like-minded individuals, potential collaborators, and industry leaders.
  • Learning and Growth: With workshops and panel discussions led by experts, participants can gain valuable insights and knowledge.
  • Community Spirit: The event fosters a sense of community among participants, encouraging collaboration and support within the startup ecosystem.

Fingoweb’s Participation

Fingoweb had the privilege of being an Expo partner at the Carpathian Startup Fest 2024. Our team was excited to engage with fellow innovators. We learned about the latest trends in technology and entrepreneurship, and share our insights.

Over the course of two days, we met with numerous attendees, exchanged ideas, and explored potential collaborations. The energy and enthusiasm at the fest were truly inspiring. We are grateful for the opportunity to be part of such a forward-thinking community.

Highlighting the Startups

One of the most exciting aspects of the Carpathian Startup Fest 2024 was the startup contest pitch. This competition provided a platform for emerging startups to showcase their innovative solutions and compete for recognition and prizes. Here are the standout startups that made a significant impact:

Industry: Music and Entertainment Technology
Core of the startup: Muzaic is an AI-powered tool designed to generate all types of soundtracks. They cater to the needs of musicians, filmmakers, game developers, and content creators by providing customizable music solutions.
Founders: Wojciech Hazanowicz, a visionary in the intersection of music and artificial intelligence.

Industry: Software Development and Design
Core of the startup: transforms design into code using AI. They aim to streamline the development process, reduce time to market, and bridge the gap between designers and developers.
Founders: Patryk Pijanowski, a tech enthusiast with a background in software engineering and design.


Industry: Education Technology
Core of the startup: BeeSpeaker is an app that helps users improve their speaking skills in different languages. They utilize interactive and immersive techniques to enhance language acquisition.
Founders: Karol Wegner, an entrepreneur with a passion for linguistics and technology.

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Vivid Mind

Industry: Healthcare Technology
Core of the startup: Vivid Mind analyzes voice patterns to detect dementia. They offer an innovative approach to early diagnosis and intervention in neurological health.
Founders: Juliusz Donajski, a healthcare innovator with expertise in speech analysis and cognitive science.


Industry: Environmental Technology
Core of the startup: Biostra provides a revolutionary solution for biowaste management and environmental protection. They focus on sustainable practices and innovative waste processing technologies.
Founders: Marcin Motyka, an environmental engineer dedicated to sustainable development and ecological innovation.


Industry: Human Resources Technology
Core of the startup: Staffly creates tailored recruitment tests for specific industries. They enhance the hiring process by ensuring better candidate matches and improving recruitment efficiency.
Founders: Filip Sobel and Damian Wójcikiewicz, professionals with extensive experience in HR and recruitment solutions.


Industry: Water Management Technology
Core of the startup: Waterly focuses on water management and conservation. They present solutions to optimize water usage, monitor resources, and promote sustainable water practices.
Founders: Patryk Kamiński, a water management expert committed to environmental conservation and resource optimization.


Industry: Mental Health Technology
Core of the startup: Calmsie personalizes therapy for children’s mental health. They do this through gaming and AI analysis. It offers a unique and engaging approach to mental health care tailored to young users.
Founders: Marcin Waryszak, a mental health advocate and tech innovator specializing in child psychology and AI applications.

A Future of Endless Possibilities

The Carpathian Startup Fest 2024 was a power of innovation and the potential of startups to drive change. Fingoweb is proud to have been part of this event. We witnessed the incredible talent and creativity of the participating startups. We extend our congratulations to all the winners and participants and look forward to seeing their continued success.

Thank you to everyone who made this event possible, and we hope to see you again in Rzeszów next year.

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