ALTICE ARENA, LISBON
NOVEMBER 5-8, 2018

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ALTICE ARENA, LISBON
NOVEMBER 5-8, 2018

PITCH: The startup battle


We’re bringing together the world’s leading early-stage startups for a live on-stage battle.

Will your startup be crowned the winner of PITCH at Web Summit 2018?


What's PITCH?


PITCH is open to startups exhibiting at Web Summit that have received under €3 million in funding to date and have not had a discernible change in business model in the previous three years.

The top startups that apply will get to present in front of distinguished investor panels, influential media, and global partners and will battle it out across three days to be crowned winner of PITCH at Web Summit 2018.

Previous judges include

Previous winners of PITCH include

What happens next?


Applications close at midnight on Thursday, October 4, 2018.

All applications are recorded and passed to an independent panel of judges for assessment.

The list of successful applicants will be listed here on Tuesday, October 12, 2018.

It helped us generate traction. re:3d, 2015 Winner, PITCH at Collision.

It launched us to a global stage. Connecterra, 2015 Winner, PITCH at Web Summit.

Winning the competition was thrilling. Codacy, 2014 Winner, PITCH at Web Summit.