Are you seed or early stage startup?

Do you want 20,000 euro in cash?

No need to travel to Gdansk this year. The Contest is fully online!

Infoshare 2020 Prizes

AWARDS funded by the City of Gdansk

Gdańsk - www.gdansk.pl

1ST PLACE

20, 000 €

2ND PLACE

7, 000 €

3RD PLACE

3, 000 €

BENEFITS OF ONLINE FORMAT

1

Safety first - you pitch the jury straight from your place

2

Wider chance to get public attention - 100 startups instead of 30 will go to the next round

3

Loads of inspiration - 6 days instead of 2 with keynote speeches and expert panels

4

More time to network hard - 15 days instead of 2 to schedule your matchmaking

5

Time to work on your game-changing product - no time-consuming travelling

6

Financial efficiency always appreciated by investors - no travel & accommodation costs

7

Last but not least - we keep the prizes so 30k euro pool stays on the table

STARTUP CONTEST

evaluation criteria


Business potential
0-10 points
Team
0-10 points
Product level of innovation
0-10 points
Performance (quarterfinals, semifinals, finals)
0-10 points

SCHEDULE

How to win 20,000, 7000, 3000 euro in cash funded by the City of Gdańsk?

1

no later than 30.06.2020

FINISHED


Startup Contest application process

Send us your application form with a detailed pitch deck. Based on that we will choose up to 100 best projects going to the quarterfinals. Use your chance wisely to win both the cash & fame.

2

no later than 03.08.2020


Quarterfinalists announcement

Check our website to see which projects are going to the Infoshare Startup Contest Quarterfinals held between the 1st and 16th of September 2020.

3

01.09.2020 - 16.09.2020


Quarterfinals

Present your game-changing project through a pre-recorded 90 seconds video. We will divide 100 projects into 4 groups - 25 startup per each. Use your time and prepare a high quality pitch.

4

21.09.2020


Pitching workshop for semi-finalists

Reserve time for a one day workshop for all semi-final projects. The goals is to put the finishing touches on your pitch decks. Use all tips & tricks to charm the jury.

5

23.09.2020 - 25.09.2020


Semifinals

Get ready to pitch in front of international investors and experts. Make the most of your 5 minutes. From the 30 startup that enter to the semifinals become one of the 7 projects going to the finals.

6

30.09.2020


Finals

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 7 best projects is something, but the winner can be only one.

JURY 2020

Jury members are experienced investors and industry experts.

Gitte Bedford

Gitte Bedford

Robert Bosch Venture Capital
Axel Bard Bringéus

Axel Bard Bringéus

EQT Ventures
Anja Navidski

Anja Navidski

Voulez Capital
Zach Coelius

Zach Coelius

Coelius Capital
Lina Chong

Lina Chong

Target Global
Max Moldenhauer

Max Moldenhauer

Sunfish Partners
Karolina Kukielka

Karolina Kukielka

InReach Ventures
Ben Marrel

Ben Marrel

Breega Capital
James Sanders

James Sanders

F10 FinTech Accelerator
Michael Rager

Michael Rager

DTCP
David Fernandez

David Fernandez

Start-Up Chile
Pavel Ezekiev

Pavel Ezekiev

NEVEQ Capital Partners
Stanislav Ivanov

Stanislav Ivanov

Tera Ventures
Alex Wilson

Alex Wilson

White Start Capital
Hussein Kanji

Hussein Kanji

Hoxton Ventures
Adam Kočík

Adam Kočík

J&T Ventures
Sam Hields

Sam Hields

OpenOcean
Jan Habermann

Jan Habermann

Credo Ventures
Roman Nováček

Roman Nováček

Presto Ventures
Thierry Zois

Thierry Zois

Finch Capital
Artur Karczykowski

Artur Karczykowski

Sunfish Partners
Adam Niewinski

Adam Niewinski

OTB VENTURES
Aleksandra Dulkiewicz

Aleksandra Dulkiewicz

City of Gdansk
Agnieszka Meller

Agnieszka Meller

Infoshare
Grzegorz Borowski

Grzegorz Borowski

Infoshare

INVESTORS 2020

STARTUP COMMUNITY PARTNERS 2020

WHY YOU SHOULD BOOK SEPTEMBER 2020 FOR INFOSHARE?

"Infoshare is amazing! It allows you to meet all the startup and entrepreneur from the Polish ecosystem in a couple of days."

Sebastian CeroneCofounder at LESS

"Infoshare has the magic to connect corporate partners, investors and passionate entrepreneurs, and all together to promote the inspiration and innovation of the CEE Region."

 

Kristina TsvetanovaCEO & Co-founder BLITAB

"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

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Wojciech Giżowski

Startup Project Manager

startup@infoshare.pl

+48 509 013 783

 

Organizer

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Infoshare

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

Our office is located in Olivia Business Centre!