Sunday, 31 March, is your last chance to submit your project for an international startup contest of the EMERGE conference in Minsk.
Take up the challenge and present your project to investors from all over the world to win € 10,000.
Ready to try yourself, show yourself to investors and media, win €10,000 and get special prizes? Submit an application via www.emergeconf.io and pass a brief interview in English.
Make sure you comply with the following criteria for pre-qualification:
- Investments in the project shouldn’t exceed €1 million. €0 is okay, € 1 million is too much!
- Your product must be global. That is, a startup may be located or registered in any country of the New East region but can be used worldwide
- The company must have a working prototype or a finished product
- Show us the figures for attracted customers, downloads, subscriptions, etc., to show the real value
In case a startup fits all criteria and is pre-selected, its team will be able to write its project on stage to investors.
Who are the investors?
Flint Capital, Genesis Investments, FunCorp, Tera Ventures, StarFinder Capital Fund, managers of acceleration programs from 500 Startups, Rockstart, Founders Factory, Startup Wise Guys.
There will be start-up managers from Microsoft, BAYER Grants 4 Apps, Orange Fab, as well as such key media as Venture Beat, The Next Web, VC.ru.
Over 50 startups from 15 countries have already entered the competition, so far.
Even if your startup is not been pre-selected, it still will be invited to Startup Alley. Last year over 80 startups and 2,000 visitors attended the event.
It is a perfect place to arrange personal meetings with investors, funds, potential partners and media through the matchmaking app.
EMERGE, what is it?
EMERGE is a conference-festival with networking events for all tastes – be it a pre-party and morning jogging or an after-party and informal Founders Stories Night Night. Prepare to listen to the founders’ stories of failures and mistakes that changed and shaped them.
On June 3, on the eve of EMERGE, Founders Day will be organized for startups with mentor sessions, round tables and workshops. How to enter the American market, PR your startups, use agile for product development and many more.