Prowinter Startup Village

Revolutionizing alpine tourism

Alpine pioneers wanted. Become part of Prowinter, one of the leading B2B alpine exhibitions in the Alps. Present your product or startup to leading technology companies, customers and opinion leaders. Develop and grow a successful network and change the industry.

  Bozen, South Tyrol
Fiera Bolzano, Piazza Fiera, 1, 39100 Bolzano

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Agenda / We, 19.04.2017

9.00 - 17.00 Startup Exhibition: Present your startup
9.45 - 10.45 Prowinter Forum: Startup Pitch
12.00 – 14.00 Match Making Exhibitors
14.30 – 15.30 1-to1 session IDM Südtirol*
15.30 – 16.30 Pitch your startup with Jury
16.30 – 16.45 Input Session: Learning from Failure, Patrick Pedevilla, CEO “La Structura”
16.45 – 17.00 Winner of the day
17.00 – 18.00 Get together with local startup ecosystem

Th, 20.04.2017

9.00 - 17.00 Exhibit your startup
10.30 – 11.30 Pitch your startup with Jury
11.30 – 11.45 Input Session: Startup Investments in Tirol, Walter Ischia, I.E.C.T. Hermann Hauser
11.45 – 12.00 Winner of the day
12.00 - 13.00 Aperitif
14.00 – 15.00 Match Making Exhibitors
15.00 - 16.00 Meet Austrian Companies*

Fr, 21.04.2017

09.00 - 17.00 Exhibit your startup
10.00 - 17.00 Test your product with Italian National Ski Team @ Fisi in Tour - Grand Final in Val Senales Schnalstal
10.00 – 15.00 Match Making Exhibitors

Who are we looking for?

Get your booth in the Startup Village! You should already have a first prototype to demonstrate to the audience and be looking to grow your network with leading tech companies, customers and opinion leaders. We will select the 10 most exciting startups in the three categories listed below. We are looking for startups which offer an innovative product or service.

Ski area operators
Startups that offer services/products for
Ski Area Operators & Mountain Tourism

Bike Tire
Startups that offer services/products for
Snow, Biking and Outdoor Sports

Skihelmet and Gloves
Startups that offer services/products for
Sport Industry & Sport Commerce

What's in there for you?

  • Get a 2 – 3 day booth for a reduced startup price of € 290 instead of € 3000.
  • Take part in the only alpine meet-up in Italy and one of the leading in the Alps.
  • Meet leading technology players in your field.
  • Expose your startup technology to a mixed crowd of opinion leaders.
  • Get mentioned in the official exhibitor catalogue (offline/online) and press coverage.
  • The winner of the day receives a free booth at Prowinter 2018

About the event

Prowinter is the only B2B alpine exhibition in Italy. Every year around 6000+ people meet to exchange about trends and new offers in the industry. Next to winter related technologies, Prowinter also includes more and more summer and free time activities.

Promountain Ice Cube

m2 Exhibition area

in the wonderful Bozen



from 10+ countries



from 10+ countries

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Für uns ist Prowinter als die B2B-Fachmesse par excellence gerade für den italienischen Markt von strategischer Bedeutung. Die Messe konnte einmal mehr eine sehr hohe Besucherzahl verzeichnen...

Alessio Meda

Generaldirektor ROSSIGNOL


We are looking for startups in the B2B as well as B2C field in the three categories mentioned above. Important is that you already have a first prototype to demonstrate at the ProWinter exhibition. You should also have first (pilot) customers.
Every startup will be charged a reduced fee of € 290 for your stand instead of € 3.000. You need to be at your stand for 3 days.
The startup-package includes the stand (table, video screen and electricity), parking slot and entrance fee for the fair for up to 3 days.
Following these easy steps you will get your free admission ticket:

  1. Visit “Online-Ticket”
  2. Insert the following code in the area “Promotion”: pwi16_freeticket
  3. Now the price of the “Ticket open” will amount to € 0,00. Enter “1” in the area “Quantity” and confirm.
  4. Log-in to our system with your access data or – in case you haven’t done it yet - create a new account.
  5. In your shopping cart you will find 1 free ticket. Click-through "confirm" to conclude the procedure.
  6. Now you can print your ticket from the confirmation page. For certainty, you will get an email with the copy of the confirmation.
With this printed ticket, now valid as free admission ticket, you can enter right away to our exhibition hall.