The Startup Summit Competition is now open for applications!
Our friends at FutureX have opened applications for the annual Startup Summit Competition for UK-based tech entrepreneurs. Startups making it to the final will pitch on the main stage at Startup Summit 2018 on 31st October, going head to head for the top prize of a funded place on the Silicon Valley Accelerate Programme and over £200,000 worth of business support from IBM, STV, Adopt An Intern and Johnston Carmichael.
Each year, FutureX accepts a cohort of rising tech leaders on their Silicon Valley Accelerate Programme, where they are given the opportunity to connect with some of the global players in the tech industry and pitch to potential investors.
In previous years, delegates have met with leaders from brands including Google and Facebook and investors including DFJ Ventures, Y-Combinator, Silicon Valley Bank and Rocketspace.
Previous winners of the competition include Cameron Graham, CEO and founder of StoriiCare, and Tarryn Gorre, CEO and founder of Kafoodle
Closing date: 7th September 2018
If you'd like to enter the competition, visit https://www.startup-summit.com/competition or apply today at http://bit.ly/SUS18-competition.