September 5, 2023

Venue: Klubovna 2. patro, Prague

🎯Truly, this was our 1st TRUESDAYS!

💥 We kicked off our recurring event for the startup community and introduced it with a burning level of honesty and true insights. 🔥

⚕️Together with Jana Bednářová from PSYRES , the Czech Psychedelic Research Foundation and Jiri Diblik from VOS.Health — AI Wellbeing Companion, we tackled the importance of psychedelic research and the mental toll the founder’s life brings in pane discussion Safeguarding Sanity in Startups: Navigating Success with Mental Health💊 . Jana, with 20 years of experience in project management, marketing and customer care, shared valuable insights she’s gained through her work at PSYRES. Jirka, inspired by his own struggles with anxiety and panic attacks, created the app to help people worldwide track their moods and improve their mental wellbeing. To date, it has helped over two million users. They spoke candidly about the challenges of balancing demanding work cultures with personal wellbeing.

Next was unique offer for early stage startups: Investor <> Startup speed dating.

Investors: ZAKA VC, CzechFounders VC, Fazole Ventures, Startec Ventures, QQ Capital, Impulse Ventures, Soulmates Ventures.

The event concluded with a roundtable on implementing employee stock options in Czech startups. Legal expert Tomáš Ditrych provided tips and answered attendees‘ questions on this timely topic.