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WHAT IS STARTUP WORLD CUP?

Startup World Cup is one of the largest and leading global annual startup competitions worldwide. Created by Pegasus Tech Ventures, the Startup World Cup team, together with local regional partners, look for the most promising startups from over 50 regions worldwide. 

 

From 12,000 startups only one startup will be crowned as the global winner in the final competition and win an investment prize of 1,000,000 USD!  

DID YOU KNOW?

Pegasus Tech Ventures has invested in companies such as:

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Will YOU be NEXT?

Top Startups

Leading Investors

Perfect Exposutre

This Year, for the first time,

TECH IT FORWARD is bringing the Startup World Cup to

FRANCE

France regional competition will be the perfect opportunity to gain exposure in front of the most influential people in the French tech ecosystem as well as leading and international VCs and industry experts.

MEET The Judges

 
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Bill Reichert

Partner

Pegasus Tech Ventures

Uria Fiano

Consultant, Entrepreneur, and Tech It Forward Advisor

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Anas Hed

Ecosystem Business Development Manager Huawei

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Leah Edwards

Partner

Pegasus Tech Ventures

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Richard Willemant

Partner

Feral Law

Camille Berthelot

Partner

Keepers

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Jérémie Bordier

Venture Partner

Otium Capital

Thomas Benaim

COO

Le Village by CA Paris

Alexandre Fourtoy

CEO

1kubator

Coworking Space

 WHY APPLY

+ Enjoy worldwide recognition

+ Gain access to top investors

​+ Network with industry experts

+ Jumpstart your startup with $1M

WHO CAN APPLY?

+ Innovative French-based Startups

+ All Verticals are welcome 

+ From Seed up to Round B

SPONSORS & PARTNERS

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THE ROAD TO THE CROWN! 

Fully online, startups can apply easily through our simple and quick form:

 

 

 

 

 

Application deadline: May 31st, 2021

Don’t miss your chance!

APPLY!

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CHOOSING THE

TOP 10!

Upon completing your application, your form and presentation will be delegated directly to the screening committee.

 

The committee, which will be composed of leading tech experts, will discuss, assess, interview and select the 10 most promising startups that will pitch in the French competition.

PITCH 10 FRANCE!

The lucky 10 selected startups will compete virtually to win the chance to participate in the Grand Finale in San Francisco in November 2021! 

 

Before the French Startup World Cup pitching night, the top 10 startups will enjoy professional guidance and one-on-one meetings with French experts. The startups will meet legal consultants, financial advisors, and marketing strategists to ensure they are fully prepared with winning presentations! 

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Important Dates

31 May 2021

APPLICATION DEADLINE

17 June 2021

TOP 10 ANNOUNCEMENT

29 June 2021

FRENCH PITCHING EVENT

November 2021

GRAND FINALE IN SF

Apply Now!

or email us your deck: contact@techitforward.com

Thanks for submitting!

 
 
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Tech It Forward is a boutique consulting and tech events agency. We connect global investors and corporates with the vibrant and innovative Israeli tech ecosystem.

 

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