BLASTOFF STARTUP CONTEST 2018
FOR THE WINNER: €150,000 funding offer
from Power Angels, the A-Team of the regional angel investor scene.
FOR THE WINNER: 6 months accelerator program
with one of the most experienced accelerator teams in the CEE region.
Special Award: Communication Coaching Support
from Impact Works, professional training and coaching company
Special Award: Google Cloud Credits $ 3000
to a startup who never received any support from Google before
SPECIAL AWARD: .eu WEB AWARDS 2018
Gala invitation for the best startup using .eu
(incl. flight and accommodation)
Special Award: Consultancy
with the mentors of the Design Terminal
Special Award: Microsoft Azure Cloud Credit $ 25 000
Tailor-made business development consultancy
Blastoff and OXO Labs are presenting the fourth Startup Contest where startuppers from the CEE region can pitch their ideas, business goals and strategies to top VCs and representatives of the European tech sector, and compete with each other. Pitches will be held at Brain Bar, Europe's bravest and edgiest festival on the future with the most amazing masterminds from various fields including tech, business, culture and politics to debate their visions on the upcoming global trends.
As a first step startups should complete the Registration Form and submit a short summary of their idea. Applications must be filled out in English.
Deadline: April 22, 2018 (23:59:59 CET/GMT +1)
Teams who managed to go through to this round will be asked to submit a video interview about their business ideas including value proposition, financing plans, revenue streams, pricing and competitors.
Deadline: May 8, 2018, (23:59:59 CET/GMT +1)
After our internal staff review and score the startups from the second round, the best 10 applicants will enter the final and have the chance to convince the jury about the value of their project by pitching their startup idea in 2 minutes in front of a live audience and win one of the valuable awards of Blastoff Startup Contest 2018.
Date of the final: June 1, 2018
Please make sure that the content of your application fulfills all your expectations and do not forget to check spelling, as Registration Forms may not be edited after submission.
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Brain Bar is where the challengers and trendsetters from across the world give us a glimpse of what’s to come. Our festival kicks off where others throw in the towel. Philosophers take on disrupters. Technologists clash with ethicists. All interspersed with music and performance with unique and unpredictable slants on what the future holds.
Brain Bar: the clash of ideas in the heart of Europe (WIRED)
OXO Labs is an accelerator scaling startups from the CEE region to global markets. The accelerator program of OXO Labs targets startups, innovation and technology - based projects. We offer our program to young ventures in the phase of developing ideas, products, validating the market and the business model.
Power Angels is a leading business angel network focusing on Central Europe and providing seed funding as well as mentoring and acceleration services to tech startups. Our angels are professionals with backgrounds in tech, financial and creative industries. We support our portfolio with mentoring, business network and investors relationship besides angel funding.