TechCrunch Disrupt Startup Battlefield San Francisco 2017
The Disrupt Startup Battlefield by Techcrunch is a competition that will bring 15-30 of the world’s top early stage startups together. These startups will present their pitches to top judges in front of a vast live audience, present in person and online.
Applications are open for its San Francisco 2017 edition.
17 Jul 2017
Competitors will receive
- Immense press attention (Battlefield collaborates with Crunchbase, ProductHunt, and AngelList to make sure your startup will be visible everywhere when you launch)
- Investor and partner attention.
- Free tickets to Disrupt, a booth in a designated section of Startup Alley for the Battlefield, invites to the TechCrunch VIP Dinners, After-Parties and Battlefield swag.
The winner of Disrupt Battlefield will receive
- The Disrupt Cup
- $50,000 (fifty thousand US Dollars)
Battlefield Alumni will receive discounts on tickets to future TechCrunch Disrupts, the Crunchies and meetups.
OTHER KEY DATES
All companies will be notified whether or not they’ve been selected. This will generally be one month from the close of submissions.
Successful applicants will be notified one month before the event and TechCrunch will schedule practice sessions with each startup to help them develop and rehearse their pitches for the judges.
Disrupt is taking place in San Francisco: September 18-20, 2017
Note that while some organisers may accept applications from all around the world, you may still be required to travel to the host country in order to take part in the later stages of a competition for instance, or you may be required to live there for a period of time to take part in a funded programme (e.g. scholarship, incubator, accelerator).