Hey startups,

SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION TO THE STARTUP WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS TODAY

Think you have a great startup? Prove it.

The prize:

Roundtrip airfare and an all-access pass to Startupfest in Montreal, Canada

20 cities. 1 winner per city.

Startupfest?

One of the world’s leading startup events on a private peninsula in Montreal, Canada with the biggest names in tech. From leaders at Facebook, Shopify and Google to the most influential people in AI: the best in the industry are at Startupfest.

ABOUT THE COMPETITION

The Startup World Championships, presented by Startupfest, is on the hunt for brilliant tech startups in 20 of the world’s most vibrant startup cities.

From seed to growth, we want to hear from companies at every stage. One lucky winner from each city will be flown to Montreal to attend and represent its hometown at Canada’s largest startup event – the opportunity of a lifetime.
    THE 20 CITIES   

Bangalore, India
Shanghai, China
Beijing, China
Singapore, Singapore
Tel-Aviv, Israel

London, England
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Stockholm, Sweden
Paris, France
Berlin, Germany

Sydney, Australia
Vancouver, Canada
Toronto, Canada
New York, USA
Boston, USA

Los Angeles, USA
Seattle, USA
Austin, USA
Chicago, USA
Silicon Valley, USA

    THE 20 CITIES   

Bangalore, India   –   Shanghai, China   –   Beijing, China   –   Singapore, Singapore   –   London, England   –   Amsterdam, Netherlands   –   Stockholm, Sweden   –   Paris, France   –   Berlin, Germany   –   Tel-Aviv, Israel   –   Sydney, Australia   –   Vancouver, Canada   –   Toronto, Canada   –   New York, USA   –   Boston, USA   –   Los Angeles, USA  –  Seattle, USA   –   Austin, USA   –   Chicago, USA   –   Silicon Valley, USA

WHY APPLY TO THE COMPETITION?

Be selected as THE startup to represent your city at Canada’s largest startup event this July.

Not only will you receive roundtrip airfare and an all-access pass to Startupfest, July 10-14, 2018, you’ll have access to over $500,000 worth of prizes and investments, valuable networking opportunities, world class content, and more.

A life changing opportunity for your startup? You got it.

APPLY NOW

BE SELECTED AS ONE OF TWENTY WORLD-CLASS STARTUPS

ABOUT 

Startupfest

On its 8th edition this year, Startupfest is not only Canada’s largest startup event, but is also considered to be one of the world’s must-attend conferences for startups. It is the annual gathering at which entrepreneurs, investors, makers, large enterprises, industry veterans, and startup communities chart the course of technology entrepreneurship in a one of a kind festival atmosphere.

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Why attend Startupfest?

Investment Opportunity

With over $500,000 worth of prizes and investments up for grabs, Startupfest offers founders tangible connections with VCs and angels alike.

World Renowned Content and Networking Opportunities

Startupfest is home to world-class content, having had industry legends like Alexis Ohanian (Founder, Reddit), and Kara Swisher (Re/Code) on our stages. Our Tent Village is where you can find different verticals within the industry, startup communities from around the world, and ecosystem players all in one place.

Montreal, Canada

Montreal is second to none in the summertime & a hotbed for technology. Having been named the world’s #1 Budget Travel destination this year, come see why Montreal is world renowned on the festival, food, and tech scene.

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