Win a trip to San Francisco and compete for $1,000,000
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About SWC

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Startup World Cup

Grand Prize

All expense paid trip to San Francisco and a chance to win $1,000,000 by competing in the Startup World Cup Global competition.

Runner up prize (2-5 teams): All expense paid trip to San Francisco to attend the Global Startup World Cup Conference. Teams will be selected based on the Top 5 of the regional finals.

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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Top 10 Finalists

  • 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 startup should be operating in the Philippines.

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

Meet the Judges

Retno dewati 2
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
Judge paris
Paris de l’Etraz
Managing Director
Judge james
James Tan
Managing Partner
Judge david
Dr. CP David
Executive Director
Important Dates

September 01, 2017
Application Open
October 09, 2017
Submission Deadline
October 13, 2017
Top 10 Announcement
October 20, 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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