This a call to action for forward-looking tech heads!
StartupCon and Innovation World Cup® Series welcome creative tech heads on board with exceptional innovations that prove business potential. It’s time to boost your innovation at global level!
- Pitch live on the main stage of the StartupCon 2019
- Exhibit for free at the StartupCon 2019
- Pitch 1:1 to potential investors
- Gain free marketing and media package
- Be included in the 11th IOT/WT Innovation World Cup® and benefit from prizes worth +500,000 USD (for IoT and wearable solutions only*)
- Be included in the Logistics Game Changer Challenge & Logistics & Mobility Startup 2019 Award (for solutions in the logistics area only**)
- And more!
THE PARTNERS & CATEGORIES:
The award is powered by main partners Würth Elektronik and LOXXESS, and includes the following categories: home, healthcare, city, lifestyle, industrial, retail, agriculture, logistics, finance, sports.
Participation is free of charge! Submission until 10 September 2019
Once signing up, follow the questions as a guideline to complete your submission. Our system will automatically save your answers and notify us, so no extra step must be done. Until the deadline, you are free to edit your solution as many times as you wish to.
If you need further assistance, simply drop us a line at firstname.lastname@example.org
THE GRAND JURY & EVALUATION:
A panel of international tech experts and investors will evaluate the submissions and select the top finalists based on the level of innovation, the business potential, and marketability of their solutions.
The network will also have the chance to select the Tech Start-up Public Vote Winner by voting online for their preferred finalist.
THE PITCH AND AWARD CEREMONY:
Beginning of October, the results will be public and the top finalists will be invited to pitch at StartupCon 2019 on October 30th in Cologne.
The Award Winner & Public Vote Winner will be announced during the ceremony at StartupCon.
BEHIND THE SCENES – STARTUPCON
StartupCon is an innovation-driven network and business event at C-level (Cologne, Germany) with the aim of connecting early-stage startups with suitable partners, businesses, and investors. They are joining forces with the Innovation World Cup® Series in the lookout of the tech start-up of the year!
(*) BE PART OF THE IOT/WT INNOVATION WORLD CUP®: The Internet of Things (IoT) related submissions in the TECH START-UP are automatically part of the IOT/WT Innovation World Cup® since the TECH START-UP is one of the special prizes of IOT/WT Innovation World Cup®. The IoT submissions will be included in the evaluation process of the IOT/WT Innovation World Cup® and have the change to become a finalist/winner of the IOT/WT Innovation World Cup® too. More information about the IOT/WT Innovation World Cup® can be found here. Good luck!
(**) BECOME THE LOGISTICS INNOVATOR OF THE YEAR: The Internet of Things (IoT) or software solutions in the logistics category of the TECH START-UP can be part of the Logistics Game Changer Prize powered by LOXXESS and the Logistics & Mobility Startup 2019 Award of StartupCon. The submissions will be included in the evaluation process of the challenges and have the chance to become a finalist/winner too. Find out more information about the Logistics Game Changer Challenge & Logistics & Mobility Startup 2019 Award. See you in Cologne!