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Showcasing the most innovative Australian IoT Startups at the Everything IoT Summit 2017

Star-Up 2017 will be the largest showcase of IoT startups in Australia.

Over 40 companies will have the opportunity to display, demo and present their innovations for the duration of the two-day Summit.
Additional 20 selected startups will also have the opportunity to pitch in the Star-Up competition that will take place during the 2-day summit.

Application Options

Companies are free to apply to either the Showcase, Competition or both.

Both the Star-Up Showcase and Competition are open to Australian and international startups companies.

Applying companies need to be IoT startups and can be at different maturity level. However, all companies need to have the potential to substantially scale globally. 

Star-Up Showcase: The IoT showcase is open to all IoT Startup companies in Australia. Up to 50 Startup companies will have the opportunity to showcase, demo and present their innovations to over 800+ representatives from industry, government, universities, investors and the entrepreneurial community. Moreover, it is a unique chance to meet with our corporate partners, who are actively following and supporting development in the Australian IoT startup space.

Total cost for selected companies is $880 and will include:

  • A 2 x 1m promotional booth (table & 2 chairs)
  • An opportunity to present on the showcase stage during the Summit breaks
  • Pre-event promotion and recognition as a leading global IoT Startup company
  • Post-event promotion and collaboration opportunities with Everything IoT
  • Two complimentary summit tickets (worth $1990)

Star-Up Competition: This year’s Star-Up competition will take place during the first and the second day of the Summit.  Twenty nominees will be selected to pitch their innovations to an esteem judging panel composed of industry experts and venture capital investors. On the afternoon of the first day, the 20 semi-finalists will provide a quick 2 minutes pitch to compete on a place in the final. On day two the ten finalists will pitch for 4 minutes each to compete on 1st 2nd and 3rd place of Everything IoT best IoT startup for 2017. At the conclusion of the Summit the winners will be awarded for their achievements and will receive highly valuable prizes provided by Everything IoT 2017 partners.

Participation in the Star-Up Competition is free.

To Apply for the Star-Up Competition Startup companies need to:

  • Have IoT technology at the core of their solutions
  • Have a global presence or the potential to scale globally
  • Have initial revenues and no more and than 10 Million Dollars and 100 employees

Important Timelines

Star-Up applications open: 01 August
Star-Up applications close: 31 August
Selected companies notified: 5 September
Payment (if applicable) and final details submitted: 8 August
Featured in Everything IOT Global Leadership Summit Marketing: from 12 September

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