Startup World : Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Sunday, August 26, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM (BRT)
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Join us on our sixth stop of Startup World! An initiative to promote startups, entrepreneurship and technology through a global competition to find the world’s most innovative startups. We have identified 36 tech hub cities around the world and will hold regional pitching competitions, with ten entrepreneurs pitching to a panel of expert judges in each city.
Grand Prize package includes:
- 3 month incubation period worth $30,000 at i/o Ventures
- 1 year of Rackspace hosting worth up to $24,000
- 5 million Echo real-time streams per month for 1 year worth $30,000
- International media coverage of your startup
Rio de Janeiro is our final stop in South America. The winners of the regional pitch competitions will travel to Silicon Valley for a grand showdown in early 2013.
Michael Nicklas Diego Remus
Alex Tabor André Street
Rio de Janeiro Semi-finalists:
Rio de Janeiro Partners