Budapest, Nyugati tér 5, 1132 Ungarn
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Don't waste your time!

What is 12 min meet up?

12MinMeetUp is a nonprofit efficient event structure for Bussiness and innovation. Once per month we try to inspire with on current and relevant topics. The speaker have 12 min presentations, follow by 12 min Q&A with a 12 min break, before we repeat again.


Speaking at 12min.me

The 12min.me business and innovation event features over 30 of Budapest most influential speakers
and attract over 600 attendees annually. Do you have an exciting product, company or story you want to share?
Please fill out this link and we will be in contact: https://12minbudapest.typeform.com/to/jwJaqi

Speakers get back

  • Professional and central venue to hold your speech.
  • High quality photos by professional photographer from your speech + video from your own presentation.
  • Name/topic exposed on event printed program, (ca. 50 attending).
  • Name/product exposed on event program through website, (10.000 views) and social media, (1100 members).
  • Expose your product, company or topic in a business & start up segment, (age 24–55, visitors 600 annually)


12min.me is partnered by companies, which are interested in developing their communities, exposing their business, product or stories to the most talented business people in Budapest. All the funds are serving the goal of building up the biggest community for business and innovation.

The 12min.me has had over 17 events, over 50 speakers, more than 600 annual attendees, and has built a social media follower base of over 6500 people. We have a high growth rate and remarkable numbers supported by our motto: “Don't waste your time!”.


If you or your company is interested, please contact us
or Phone: (+36) 70 243 3731.


Mariann is a true HR and business psychology enthusiast who works at Budacode every day to develop company culture. One of her main goals is to create an inspirational and fun environment where people love to work and can improve themselves as well. She is working on to spread this attitude among other HR professionals.


Marcell is a software engineer, entrepreneur, currently living in Hamburg. He was following 12min.me from the very first days with huge excitement and was planning to start the initiative in Budapest some days. The dream became a reality in 2017 thanks to the support of 12min.hh, Budacode and Coding Sans.


Greta is law student turned java developer. She is a big fan and advocate of self development and a great thrust to the community thanks to her friendly personality and impressive communication skills.


Tamas is a marketer, responsible for the event promotion. He works for Coding Sans ( https://codingsans.com ) and also builds digital products on the side and shares his journey on his blog ( http://iamtamas.com ).


Steffen Larsen is former karate athlete, business developer and entrepreneur. Steffen was first invited to 12min BP as a speaker in May 2017, but in Jan 2018 he became a popular 12min moderator and co-organiser.


Reka is a new member of 12min team in Hamburg, has been the part of the Budapest crew since April. She has a passion for events and people, likes to smile and talk a lot. She’s been in event business since her early working years, but as she said, she never met a team and event like 12min before, it’s like a new and innovative enviroment.


Peter is the CEO of Budacode, a software development company based in Budapest&Hamburg. He is a former scout chief, who is passionate about monitoring the tech innovations to provide 21st century solutions for various industry players.


Nikol is the contact person for the 12min.me speakers, an event co-organiser and a friendly face welcoming the guests. She has a background in tourism management, market research and HR, and is constantly looking for new challenges


Matt is the founder and managing director of Coding Sans ( https://codingsans.com ), a software development company based in Hungary. Previously, he founded a tech startup and now venturing with farm bots.