Startup World Cup

Compete in the regional selection Startup World Cup Ukraine 2022

Get a chance to win $1 million in Grand Final

Startup World
Cup Competition 2022

Startup World Cup is the largest global conference-competition of startups with a Grand Final in Silicon Valley. More than 60 countries hold regional Startup World Cup selections, determining the winner who will represent them in the Grand Final and compete for the prize in $1 million.

The organizer of the competition is the international venture company Pegasus Tech Ventures, the total investments of which is $14 billion and the portfolio includes such companies as SpaceX, Airbnb, SoFi, etc.

Startup World Cup is not just about competing startup teams. Grand Final in Sillion Valley is a unique opportunity to meet leading investors, founders and executives of innovative giant corporations such as Apple, Netflix, Siri, Softbank, LinkedIn, Cisco, Khosla Ventures at the venue. The regular speakers of the competition are Steve Wozniak, Mark Randolph, Adam Chayer, Marcelo Claur, Reed Hoffman, John Chambers and many other successful businessmen. Participants of the Grand Final have an opportunity not only to present their project, but also to chat live with "business sharks", to hear some advices of world experts, to find partners and future investors.

Startup World Cup Ukraine 2020

Ukrainian Future – a business incubator of Junior Academy of Sciences became an official representative of "Startup World Cup" in Ukraine and the organizer of the Ukrainian national selection.

The competition took place at one of the best event venues in the country , at the CEC “Parkovy” (Kyiv) on December 22, 2020.

Jury Startup World Cup Ukraine 2022
Vitaliy Yakushev
Chief Operating Officer of 10Guards
Roman Shkotov
Sales and Marketing Director of Pharmaceutical Company “Darnitsa”
Alex Simonov
CEO and CTO of Amoniac OÜ
Mykola Takzey
Director of Innovations of MHP SE, Founder and Managing Partner of Braintuition
Viktor Dolgopyatov
Director of Diacom Group, Director and Chief engineer of Severo-Zapad, Founder of the startup Atmosphere
Anna Purtova
Chairman of the Subcommittee of State Investment Projects of Verkhovna Rada’s Budget Committee

12 startup teams competed for a trip to the Grand Final in Silicon Valley. They were chosen among 110 applicants by members of jury of the global competition.

The Winner of Startup World Cup Ukraine 2020

Kray Technologies – an automatic drones for plant protection and fertilization with industrial productivity of up to 470 hectares per day. According to the developers, the use of their technology reduces the cost of field cultivation by 90% (up to $ 2 / Ha in the US market) and promises the farmer a 20-40% increase in yield.