The BLAST 2017 Startup Program includes several opportunities for Startups, accordingly to the startup level of development.
Startup program includes:
- 1 Startup Booth
A 4 sqm stand in the exihibit area, comprensive of 2 Blast Passes
- Matching Tool Application
- Access to Mentorship program
- Media opportunity
- Startup Arena *(optionally)
- a 2×1 promotion if more tickets are needing
Who can participate
Startups at Pre-seed, Seed Stage or Early Stage round of investment can apply for the single Startup Booth , optionally you can apply for the Startup Arena Competition
However, be informed that only startups with MVP (or a prototype) and a scalable business can be selected for the Competition.
If your company is looking for a Late round of investment (C, D or IPO) or is in advanced development, please check the BLAST’s offer for exhibitor and partners, there can be a most suitable solution for you.
How to participate
We select, for this year, only 150 startups for the Program.
The participation is charged at cost of 700€, comprensive of 2 pass and all Startup Program services that you have read above.
Only Startups that successfully pass the selection can pay the charge, partecipate to selection it’s totally for free.
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Blast 2017 selects 150 startups worldwide to exhibit, to meet and engage investors, customers, companies, CIO and executives. The Pass for the Startup Booth includes: 2 attendee Passes, 3 day exhibition booth (2 linear meters of length), full access to exhibition space, conferences and academy; company logo and description on BLAST website; startup information in our Matching Tool to get in touch with investors, venture capitalists, CIO and Executives.
DEMO, PITCH & CATCH THE PRIZE
Take part in the Startup Arena and catch the prize. Startups applying for the Booth have access to the selection for Blast competition. If you will be selected, on the Arena’s stage you will pitch, demo and battle for the prize in an engaging one-to-one competition organized in rounds. The competition runs through the 3 days and your pitch will be screened by a board of top-tier executives, investors and key players. Conquer the main stage for the finals and be the winner of the first Blast edition.