Startup World Cup is the largest global startup conference competition with its final at Silicon Valley. Startup World Cup is more than 2,500 investors, more than 500 speakers and about 50,000 participants from around the world who become witnesses of the competition between 60 breakthrough startups.
In Ukraine, Startup World Cup was made possible because Ukrainian Future Business Incubator of Junior Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, which is now the official partner of Startup World Cup in Ukraine, signed a cooperation agreement with Pegasus Tech Ventures, competition organizer. The total investment of Pegasus Tech Ventures is more than 14 billion dollars, and SpaceX, airbnb, Quibi, SoFi are its clients.
Registration for the regional competition selection in Ukraine has begun on September 30 and will last until December 6. The main requirements for participants are officially registered businesses and desire to tell about their projects at the global market.
Startup teams can apply for participation in Startup World Cup Ukraine by following the link.
Based on the results of submitted applications, the jury will select 12 teams to participate in the regional final that will take place at Parkovy Convention Center in Kyiv on December 22. The winner of the regional stage will be able to present their project at Startup World Cup Grand Finale that will be held in San Francisco on May 19-21, 2021.
The main prize at Startup World Cup is $1 million. At the same time, Startup World Cup Grand Finale is a unique opportunity to meet with leading investors, founders and managers of innovative giant corporations such as Apple, Netflix, Siri, Softbank, LinkedIn, Cisco, Khosla Ventures on the same platform. Stephen Wozniak, Mark Randolph, Adam Cheyer, Marcelo Claure, Reid Hoffman, John Chambers and many other successful businessmen are regular speakers at the competition. Participants have a chance not only to present their projects, but also to listen to pieces of advice from world experts, find partners and future investors. Online participation in Startup World Cup Ukraine on December 22 is possible with prior registration.
Contact person: Yurii, a manager of the Ukrainian Future Business Incubator. Tel .: +380 67 66 00 284.