What’s Baku ID?
Baku ID (Baku Investment Day) is the main startup & innovation event in Azerbaijan created by SABAH.lab Acceleration Center that aims to drive the ecosystem forward. During this event, you will have the opportunity to see the best startup projects and discuss the future of the innovations ecosystem by gathering both local and international investors, mentors, and experts as well as any contributors to the global ecosystem.
Why should you attend
Baku ID Summer’ 23?
Pitch your idea in front of local and foreign investors to get funding and network with leaders of the corporate and government sectors.
Invest in the most promising startup projects at the early stage and connect with key stakeholders and decision-makers in the region.
An opportunity to become a part of a huge global startup network.
About the organizers
SABAH.lab is a startup acceleration center founded with the initiative of the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Educational Institution of the Republic of Azerbaijan. We aim to develop the startup ecosystem within the country and region, become the center of innovation in the region and contribute to the growth of the economy of the country.
So far, we have launched “Build” and “Accelerate” programs for those who want to build their career paths in entrepreneurship and develop their businesses to become investment-ready. Our programs are developed with the support of IE Business School – the leader in entrepreneurship education in Europe.
Managing Director at Venture Lab
IE Business School
A faculty member at Harvard,
MIT and UC Berkeley.
Regional Director of the Asia-Pacific region & Vice President of Global Partnerships at Seedstars.
Head of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development in Azerbaijan.
Managing Partner at Quest Ventures
Professor at Stanford
Founder & CEO at SOGO Energy Pte. Ltd.
Vice President of Finance at IE University, Chairman of IE’s Center for entrepreneurship.
Director of Institute of Education of the Republic of Azerbaijan
Vice Rector at
Leader of Marketing Center of Excellence at Kapital Bank OJSC
Why invest in our startups?
Azerbaijan, a gateway to the entire region, is perfectly located for startups to validate their products on the local market with easy access to the global stage thereafter. The investment climate, legal framework, and a bustling startup ecosystem make it the ideal place for startups to connect with investors before scaling to the region and beyond