Are you seed or early stage startup?

Are you ready to pitch in front of professional investors?

Are you ready to compete for 20,000 euro in cash?

AWARDS

1ST PLACE

20, 000 €

2ND PLACE

7, 000 €

3RD PLACE

3, 000 €

First 50 complete and formally correct applications will be awarded with ONE startup pass

20 semifinalists will get FOR FREE 2 startup passes and expo booth

SCHEDULE

How to win 20,000 euro in cash funded by the City of Gdańsk?

1

no later than 28.02.2019


Startup Contest application process

Send us your application form with detailed pitch deck. Based on that we choose 20 best projects going to the semi-finals. Use your chance wisely to win both the cash & fame.

2

no later than 01.04.2019


Semi-finalists announcement

Check our website to see which 20 projects are going to the infoShare Startup Contest semi-finals held on the 8th May 2019 at Growth Stage.

3

07.05.2019


Pitching workshop for semi-finalists

Reserve time for a one day workshop for all 20 semi-final projects letting them put the finishing touches on their pitch decks. Use all tips & tricks to charm the jury.

4

08.05.2019


Semifinals on the Growth Stage

Get ready to pitch in front of international investors and experts. Make the most of your 5 minutes on the growth stage to be among 5 projects going to the finals.

5

09.05.2019


Finals on the Growth Stage

Do your best! Only 3-minute pitch and 2-minute Q&A session from jury board to win 20k euro in cash. Being one of the 5 best projects is something, but the winner can be only one.

STARTUP CONTEST

evaluation criteria


Business potential
0-10 points
Team
0-10 points
Product level of innovation
0-10 points

And the winner of Startup Contest 2018 is...

1st Place

ThinAir Water

thinairwater.com

2nd Place

Biolumo

biolumo.eu

3rd Place

Magentiq Eye

magentiq.com

JURY 2019

Jury members are experienced investors and industry experts.

Marcus Erken

Marcus Erken

Sunfish Partners
Grzegorz Borowski

Grzegorz Borowski

infoShare
Max Moldenhauer

Max Moldenhauer

Sunfish Partners

INVESTORS 2018

Why you should book 8-9 May 2019 for infoShare?

"infoShare is refreshing,dynamic and inspiring."

Jess WilliamsonTechstars

"infoShare helped us spread the word about our product abroad. Now we're taking part in an international acceleration program. We also met many foreign investors interested in digital health startups."

 

Olga GrudniakCEO, biolumo 

"infoShare is tense and informative. The atmosphere is incredibly energetic. The level of technical talent in Poland and CEE is massive. "

 

Seth Bannon Fifty Years

CONTACT

Questions about Startup Contest

Kacper Bałajewicz

Startup Community Support

startup@infoshare.pl

+48 509 013 783

 

Organizer

Fundacja infoShare

Olivia Four
al. Grunwaldzka 472b
Olivia Four, 2nd floor
80-309 Gdańsk

Our office is located in Olivia Business Centre!