Think you have a great startup? Prove it.
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.
THE 20 CITIES
New York, USA
Los Angeles, 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.
A life changing opportunity for your startup? You got it.
BE SELECTED AS ONE OF TWENTY WORLD-CLASS STARTUPS
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.
Why attend Startupfest?
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 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.