The South Summit is a start-up conference that brings together the most promising start-ups from Europe, the Mediterranean and Latin-America, with top-tier international investors and some of the leading corporations that are looking for innovation through start-ups.
The event includes conferences from leading entrepreneurs, investors and corporations, a market place full of business opportunities with key players of the entreprenurial exosystem and an Start-up Competition.
The call for projects for the Start-up Competition is now open and ends on the 31st of May, 2016.
Top 100 start-ups will be selected by more than 150 jury members. Last year, more than 2000 projects was received and the finalists were divided in 4 trending categories: Healthcare & Biotech, Industrial Revolution 2.0, Tech for the Big Players and Digital Solutions for Mass Markets.
The 100 Finalist will have the opportunity of:
> Pitch to top-tier international investors, media and leading corporations
> 3 free tickets for South Summit
> Access to demo-booth at a discount price
> One on one meetings and matchmaking service with investors and big corporations.
> Fund book: Access to South Summit fund book with first hand information about the inestors attending the event.
> Corp book: Access to South Summit corporate book with first hand information about the corporates attending the event.
> Training program during the month of September (pitch training, fundraising…)
> The participants need to register and fill the form through this link: http://southsummit.co/register/biocat Registration is for free.
> Call open until the 31st of May
> First round of the Selection Process. 7th of June: Around 400 Start-ups will be preselected for the next round and will be asked to record an Elevator Pitch video.
> Second round of the Selection Process. 29th of June - 10th of July: Around 100 Start-ups will be selected to present their projects at South Summit.