Startup World Cup
CIX Brings Startup World Cup to Canada
In 2017 Startup World Cup partnered with CIX to host its first ever Canadian regional competition. This regional competition was held at CIX on October 17 - 18, 2017 in Toronto.
Startup World Cup is a global conference and competition with the goal of bridging startup ecosystems worldwide. In 2017 there were 30 regional events across North America, South America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Australia, leading up to the Grand Finale in US Silicon Valley. This is the first ever event of its type, organized by Fenox Venture Capital, a Silicon Valley-based multinational VC firm.
SWC judges selected Automat, from the final CIX Top 20 companies, and Co-founder and CEO, Andy Mauro, accepted the cup on Oct 18 at CIX.
Canadian Regional Winner:
Automat will represent Canada at the Startup World Cup Grand Finale in San Francisco on May 11th, 2018 and will compete alongside 29 other startups from all over the world for a chance to win a US $1,000,000 prize in investment.
Startup World Cup Grand Finale
May 11th, 2018
San Francisco Marriott Marquis
Check it out: Startup World Cup 2018: Grand Finale
Top celebrities of the startup world will be speaking at the Startup World Cup Grand Finale at the Marriott Marquis in San Francisco. All Star line-up of featured tech celebrities include Reid Hoffman, John Chambers, Vinod Khosla, Ron Conway, and others.
This will also be one of the biggest networking opportunities to meet with hundreds of investors and corporations at the same event.
Register to attend here: Registration to attend Startup World Cup Grand Finale
In addition to the conference and competition on May 11, there is a day of workshops for entrepreneurs, investors and corporations, as well as a networking party with global participants on Thursday, May 10, plus a Showcase of Future Technologies on Wednesday, May 9.
Networking Party: Register to attend the Networking Party on May 10
Pre-conference Workshops: Register to attend pre-conference workshops on May 10
Showcase of Future Technologies: Register to attend Showcase on May 9