May 13th, 2015, Microsoft Campus, Silicon Valley
In its 10th year, the World Cup Tech Challenge is now firmly established as the premier product launch platform for Technology startups from around the World. The event, previously known as Launch Silicon Valley, is presented by SVForum and hosted by Microsoft. It provides the next generation of the hottest emerging technology companies with an opportunity to compete for the Cup, pitching their products to and networking with an audience of Silicon Valley’s top VCs, Angels, corporate business development executives, prospective customers and partners, bloggers and media.
Tech startups from all over the world are welcome to apply and (if chosen) qualify to the 4 available spots in each of the 6 different Tech Groups presented below. If you'd like to sponsor one of the Groups, email [email protected]
CEO and Co-Founder of Prezi
Chief Technology Officer of the United States
GM of Business and Corporate Development at Xero
Band of Angels
Draper Fisher Jurvetson
Citrix Startup Accelerator
It all happens at Microsoft’s Campus in Mountain View, Silicon Valley!
Microsoft Building 1, 1065 La Avenida St, Mountain View, CA 94043
Thank you for hosting, Microsoft!
Thank you to our great sponsors that make this event possible! If you wish to become a platinum, gold, silver, group or prize sponsor, contact us for more information about the packages.
The World Cup Tech Challenge is organized by SVForum. For over 30 years, SVForum has fostered innovation, entrepreneurship and leadership in Silicon Valley. We function as a center of knowledge and connections, covering everything from the latest tech trends to the startup and investment ecosystem. We have a long history of creating successful events, programs and conferences that educate, train, inspire, and connect technologists, entrepreneurs, corporates, investors, innovation and startup hubs, and students—in Silicon Valley, throughout the U.S., and globally. We organize about 150 different activities per year, have over 20,000 subscribers/users, and work with over 40 countries worldwide. Our partners include global leaders Deloitte, DLA Piper, IBM, Microsoft, Qualcomm, Siemens, and SAP, as well as leading venture capital firms, and service providers. SVForum is a fully independent 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization.
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