Who can apply:
- Startups or lab teams working on new solutions in relation to Health (Medtech), Wealth (Fintech, Real Estate, Insurance), lifestyle (Beauty, Fashion and luxury tech goods) and Africa (Tech and solutions for Africa)
What’s needed to apply:
- Submit your pitch presentation
- If you don’t have a pitch presentation and need help building one contact us
Who will review your application:
The startupsinnovation qualification judge team will review your application and decide if it can enter the competition
We have already identified 5-10 judges. List and pictures coming soon.
What happens when you ARE qualified
Qualified teams will have the possibility, if they need it, to join a partnering accelerator program of their choice. They will be provided with additional information about the event and a further selections will occur. We expect to allow a maximum the best fifteen teams to Pitch on the yacht.
What happens when you if you ARE NOT qualified
To all participants will be provided some feedback as to why you haven’t been selected and you’ll have the opportunity to join the next competition. Pitch on a yacht is planned to become a recurring events. So if all goes well, this will not be your last chance to join.
If I am NOT qualified will I be able to come on the Yacht:
Space on the yacht for the final event is limited nonetheless participants will be put on a priority list for booking theirs seats. For those who cannot make it to the event they will be able to watch the whole event being streamed online or watch videos after the events that will be distributed on social media.
The Final VIP Judges
We have identified 5 VIP judges and investors. Startups will be pitching their idea to our judges who have been selected for their interest in getting involved and investing in emerging technologies. List and level of funding opportunity to be announced soon.
The Yacht event
We already have locked down a partnership that will be providing a Yacht with a capacity allowing 120-130 participants the night of the event. Food and beverages will be provided, speakers will be there to share tons of insights and the event will end with a on deck celebration for the winners (Music etc.)
Each contestants will be given 15 minutes to present their business idea to our sharks. 5 Minutes for questions
We will honor our guests and viewers with selected speakers who will share their insights and inspiring stories
We have already locked down several speakers. List to be announced soon.
After the event
All participants, contestants and sponsors will be listed on the Startupsinnovation site
Videos, pictures and interviews of participants will be uploaded to social media platform