Is your early-stage startup prepared for prime time? Do you have what it requires to step onto the Primary Stage at Disrupt San Francisco 2019 and compete in Startup Battlefield? Show us what you have got and apply right here right now.
In our premier startup pitch competitors, you will go up against some of the most effective early-stage startups and compete for the coveted Disrupt Cup and — here’s the true kicker — $100,000 in equity-absolutely free money.
All participating teams, regardless of exactly where they location, get invaluable exposure to far more than 400 media outlets and hundreds of influential investors hungry to uncover the subsequent major issue. That sort of intense consideration can adjust the trajectory of your business enterprise. Certainly, 857 startups have competed and collectively raised far more than $8.9 billion in funding and made far more than 110 exits. You could possibly recognize some of the organizations that launched, like Mint, Dropbox, Yammer, TripIt, Getaround and Cloudflare to name just a couple of.
Here’s how Startup Battlefield functions. Our TechCrunch editors completely vet each application and choose about 15-30 startups to compete. No have to have to freak out about your presentation, for the reason that you will not go it alone. Our Battlefield-tested editorial group will coach you extensively till your pitch is primed and refined to perfection. You have got practically nothing to shed. Applying and participating in Startup Battlefield — such as the coaching — is absolutely free.
Come game day, you will have six minutes to pitch your corporation to a panel of specialist VCs and tech leaders — and then answer any queries they might ask. If you survive to the second and final round, it is lather, rinse and repeat your pitch to a new panel of judges.
All the nerve-wracking action requires location on the Disrupt Primary Stage in front of a reside audience numbering in the thousands, and it is also reside-streamed about the globe (and offered later on demand) on TechCrunch.com, YouTube, Facebook and Twitter. That sort of media exposure is a present that keeps on providing.
Other Startup Battlefield added benefits consist of absolutely free exhibition space in Startup Alley for all 3 days of the show, invitations to VIP events, absolutely free passes to future TechCrunch events and complimentary subscriptions to Added Crunch, our new editorial supplying that supplies in-depth content material, coverage, goods and events. You will also get connected into the illustrious Startup Battlefield Alumni Neighborhood.
Startup Battlefield requires location at Disrupt SF 2019 on October 2-4. Will you hoist the Disrupt Cup? Take your shot and apply to compete in Startup Battlefield right now.
If you are not prepared for the Primary Stage however, you can nevertheless apply for our TC Major Picks plan and get a absolutely free Startup Alley Exhibitor Package.