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Founder Institute opens apps for international startup pitch competitiveness in February

Pre-seed phase startups hunting to kick off 2021 by acquiring publicity to global investors, media and technological know-how leaders, hear up! Founder Institute is accepting purposes from around the world for its up coming Founder Showcase, the accelerator’s flagship global startup pitch level of competition.

On February 10, pre-seed technologies organizations with fewer than $250,000 USD in funding will pitch to a panel of investors, with the goal to have startups find out from and link with traders and other important influencers in the global startup ecosystem. The event is solely on line and intrigued startups can utilize at this link until eventually purposes close on January 17.

Launched in 2009 in Silicon Valley, the Founder Showcase has develop into a seminal event in the startup ecosystem. Past hosts at the occasion include Tesla founder Elon Musk, Box co-founder Aaron Levie, and TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington.

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Baton Rouge entrepreneurship pitch level of competition prize $50,000 in January 2021 | Company

Business people interested in competing for $50,000 from nearby traders can pitch their technological innovation startup strategy through the Baton Rouge Entrepreneurship 7 days in January.

Very last year, the group lifted $100,000 from neighborhood traders and firms. This yr, it raised $50,000 due to the financial slowdown tied to the coronavirus pandemic. 

The yearly meeting for startup firms regarded as BREW is in its 10th year and will be held Jan. 19-21. Keynote speakers and panelists, panel subjects and ticket availability will be declared in the coming months. Aspects will be at www.celebratebrew.com.

Purposes for the pitch competitiveness are owing by midnight Thursday, which was extended from Monday previously. Semi-finalists are envisioned to be introduced by mid-December and pitch in early January. The remaining pitches for finalists is predicted to be held on Jan. 21.

Last yr out of much more than 40 startups implementing, 11 semi-finalists manufactured

Four startups win inaugural Microsoft Emerge X pitch competition in APAC

In feature image above: Team Milky Way AI – one of four winners at Microsoft’s Emerge X Regional Pitching Competition in Asia Pacific

The Emerge X Program sits within Microsoft’s Highway to a 100 Unicorns initiative, which discovers and nurtures high potential technology startups & grows the ecosystem in emerging markets across APAC

Asia Pacific, 3 December 2020 – Four startups from Vietnam, Philippines, Sri Lanka and Singapore are winners at Microsoft’s inaugural Emerge X Regional Pitching Competition in Asia Pacific:

  1. Abivin from Vietnam: An AI-powered platform that optimizes supply chains across multiple sectors by solving the vehicle routing problem
  2. Lifetrack Medical Systems in the Philippines and Singapore: A cloud-based platform that provides affordable access to medical imaging in emerging markets
  3. Agrithmics from Sri Lanka: A cloud-based solution that enriches the agri-industry by digitizing the farm to factory supply chain and connecting farmers and buyers
  4. Milky Way AI, from