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About Us

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Startup World Cup

Startup World Cup is a global conference and competition that brings together the top startups, VCs, entrepreneurs and world-class tech CEOs.

We are partnering with some of world’s largest conferences and tech events to host 20+ regional startup competitions for North America, Europe, Asia, Africa, and Australia.

Visit to know more about the conference.

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Who Can Join

  • We are looking for the best Philippine startup that can represent our country in Startup World Cup global pitch competition.

  • The startup should at least have a working MVP (minimum viable product) during the competition.

  • The founder should be Filipino or at least 1 co-founder is Filipino. If founder is not Filipino at least the core team is mostly Filipino.

  • All local startups in any funding round are encouraged to apply.

Meet the Judges

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Retno Dewati
SEA Regional Manager
Jojo flores
Jojo Flores
Co-founder & VP Operations
Manny ayala
Manny Ayala
Managing Director
Dan siazon
Dan Ichikawa Siazon
SVP and Treasurer
Important Dates

September 01, 2017
Application Open
September 30, 2017
Submission Deadline
October 07, 2017
Top 10 Announcement
October 19, 2017
Regional Finale
The Location

Philippine International Convention Center

Vicente Sotto St, Pasay, Metro Manila
(Click on the map to navigate)
Our Collaborators


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