Seed stars is a Swiss-based private group of companies with a mission to impact people’s lives in emerging markets through technology and entrepreneurship. The event gathers 1500+ participants, including the highest start-ups from around 65 emerging markets, and a few of the foremost influential organizations in technology.
With a presence in more than 60 countries, Seed-stars World supports and invests in emerging market start-ups at the seed-stage. Join a regional pitch competition for an opportunity to form your case at the finals in Switzerland, where you’ll have five minutes to pitch your idea in front of the audience.
You’ll have five minutes to answer the judge’s questions and maybe a million dollars in equity investment if you win in the best scenario. The event highlight is going to be a pitching competition between 12 great finalists competing to be crowned as the Seed -stars Global Winner. The Summit will also host keynote speeches from tech leaders and founders from emerging markets, panel discussions, and industry-focused workshops.
Date: TBD, there are many regional events happening throughout the year in preparation for the Seed-stars Summit
Cost: Free — the winners of regional events get a flight ticket to attend the finals in Switzerland.
Industry focus: Broad.
The amount you can win: Up to at least one million USD in equity investment, plus cash and in-kind prizes.
Some major highlights for participants-
✲ 2-day private bootcamp for all the finalists of regional Seed-stars Summits.
✲ Competition and start-ups delegations
✲ 60+ start-ups coming from 80+ countries gathered together to find out about the simplest practices in growth, sales, operations, and more!
✲ 200+ one-on-one meetings between mentors and start-ups.
For Venture Capitals and Investors
✲ 60+ pitches from start-ups from Asia, Africa, MENA, CEE and LATAM
✲ 200+ one-on-one meetings with the foremost promising start-ups from emerging markets
✲ Investor discussion
✲ Selection of 12 start-ups which will pitch on the most stage during the ultimate Summit Day for an opportunity to win up to 500,000 USD in equity investment.
So, go ahead and participate in this competition and show what makes your business different.