Three days, four stages. Join 200 of the best startups at Web Summit in a battle to be crowned winner of PITCH 2016.

PITCH applications are now closed.

What is PITCH?

PITCH is the startup competition at Web Summit that brings together the world’s leading early-stage startups for a live on-stage battle.

Want to pitch your startup in front of the world’s leading investors? Want the most influential media to hear about your product? Want advice from executives of the world’s leading companies? Then you should apply for our startup competition PITCH.

How does PITCH work?

PITCH is open to any ALPHA or BETA startup exhibiting at Web Summit that has received under $3 million in funding to date and has not had a discernible change in business model in the previous 3 years.

The top 200 startups that apply will get to present in front of distinguished investor panels, influential media, and thousands of attendees. Startups will battle it out across 3 days for a chance to present in front of thousands of attendees on Centre Stage at Web Summit and be crowned “Winner of PITCH 2016″.

Previous winners of PITCH include

Some of our previous judges

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.

How do I apply?

All applications are recorded and passed to an independent panel of judges for assessment. The list of successful applicants which will be announced on our blog on October 14, 2016.

PITCH applications are now closed