Applications Close 13.9 2019. Startup competition designed specifically to address the needs of deep tech entrepreneurs across several different industries and technologies. The Challenge gives scientists and deep tech entrepreneurs around the globe a platform for their research and projects, providing equity-free prize money as well as other funding opportunities, global visibility and connections with key players in the deep tech innovation network.
Eligibility: Teams of at least 2 people, whose activity is based on a new technology or an innovative application of an existing technology. Applicants have a proof of concept, a prototype, a scientific validation of their claim, or are in the process of producing one.
Finalists will be invited to pitch during the Grand Finals at the Hello Tomorrow Global Summit (March 2020 in Paris).
Projects should be in early-stage (up to series A). Projects don’t have to be incorporated to apply to the competition but they should have clear development plans and goals. They should not be part of a larger company.
Projects should foresee an economically viable application on the market within 15 years. There must be potential to have a strong impact on the industry you target, and on society or the environment in general.
Categories: Aeronautics, Advanced Computing & Ai, Cybersecurity & Communication, Digital Health & Medical Devices, Drug Discovery, Energy, Environment, Food & Agriculture, Industrial Biotech, Industry 4.0, Medical Biotech, Mobility, New Space, Smart City