Startup competition

Apply to compete in LAUNCH Startup Competition

LAUNCH is Techweek’s startup competition for seed stage and series A companies. Companies from around the globe travel to Techweek to pitch their company to judges and Techweek attendees. Criteria for evaluating startups are as follows: target markets, problem or need, solution, team, board advisors, market traction, competitive advantage, revenue model, and strategy. 2015 was a landmark year for Techweek with over 700 participants, and we have even greater expectations for 2016. With that sentiment, Techweek is proud to announce Amazon Launchpad as the Presenting Sponsor of the Tehcweek Chicago...
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Techweek Celebrates 5 Years with Product Upgrades

Get the Product Guide Techweek, the world’s largest community-driven tech platform, has enhanced their product offerings to reflect the latest products of Techweek and how they are relevant to specific industry verticals.  Enhancing the Techweek product offerings fuels the passion and commitment for providing the world through the transformative power of technology entrepreneurship in the eight cities Techweek will be present in this year. “Today, we are an international brand that aims to support local entrepreneurial technology ecosystems around the globe,” said Katy Lynch, CEO of Techweek.  “Celebrating our five-year...
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Techweek Announces 2016 Cities

Techweek announced the eight cities they will travel to this year with an anticipated attendance level of over 40,000 attendees. The technology festival will be celebrating its 5th anniversary this year and will be expanding to two new cities, Toronto (week of July 25th, 2016) and Dallas (week of November 14th, 2016). Expanding into Dallas was an easy decision as it has quickly turned into a thriving world-metropolis with a bustling business market, along with Toronto being known for their bourgeoning tech scene. Techweek will remain in its current markets from 2015,…

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