TBILISI

30 Jun 2019

Event description


Seedstars World is coming to Tbilisi!




The 20 best startups from Tbilisi will be invited for a training delivered by our own Seedstars team as well as local & regional mentors!


After working closely with the entrepreneurs, we will invite the top 8 to take part in jury interviews with top investors and compete to be crowned the most promising seed-stage startup of Seedstars Tbilisi 2019. All the startups who will be selected to the local jury panel will also be rewarded with one free month of our brand new Investment Readiness Program.


The winning startup of Tbilisi will join the Regional Summit, where it will have the opportunity to be selected to join the 3 months Growth Program Online and the Global Seedstars Summit - with the chance to win up to USD500.000 in equity investment. Seedstars is a catalytic platform for high growth emerging market startups.




Criteria:


1) Have a Minimum Viable Product (MVP),


2) The startup history may include fundraising up to 500,000 USD,




You can look forward to an event filled with disruptive tech, inspirational discussions, networking sessions and world class mentoring on critical issues often encountered in the ecosystem!




Apply Now! And get the opportunity to represent your country and win a free trial to our investment readiness program!


Attendee Registration

Program

10:30 - 11:00

Arrival and Networking

11:00 - 13:00

22 tips how to get investment ready

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch

14:00 - 14:45

Art of the Pitch

14:45 - 15:00

Networking break

15:00 - 16:40

1-1 mentoring

16:40 - 17:00

Closing

09:00 - 11:30

Route to Borjomi

11:30 - 12:00

Arrival and Networking

12:00 - 12:15

Kick Off: Seedstars on the road

12:45 - 13:00

1st Pitching Session

13:00 - 13:15

Networking Break

13:15 - 14:00

2nd Pitching Session

14:00 - 14:30

Keynote session

14:30 - 15:00

Networking break

15:00 - 15:20

Winner announcement

15:20 - 17:00

Closing | Networking Cocktail

17:00 - 19:30

Route to Tbilisi

Startup Applications

Deadline for applications - 23 Jun 2019 24:00 UTC

Partners

USAID Georgia
Governing for Growth (G4G) Project
BIA - Business Information Agency
Alliance Group Capital
Georgian Venture Capital Association
Borjomi Likani
Partnership Fund
StartUp Georgia
The Financial
GITA

Jury

Giorgi  Danelia

Giorgi Danelia

Deputy Executive Director
Partnership Fund
Aieti Kukava

Aieti Kukava

CEO
JSC Alliance Group Holding
R. Michael Cowgill

R. Michael Cowgill

President
American Chamber of Commerce
Agahuseyn Ahmadov

Agahuseyn Ahmadov

Regional Manager for CEE & Central Asia
Seedstars

Mentors

Tamta  Gvelesiani

Tamta Gvelesiani

Marketing expert
Spark
Agahuseyn Ahmadov

Agahuseyn Ahmadov

Regional Manager for CEE & Central Asia
Seedstars
Lasha Gorgoshidze

Lasha Gorgoshidze

Co-Founder
STYX
Sandro  Kandelaki

Sandro Kandelaki

Manager
Spark
Malkhaz  Nikolashvili

Malkhaz Nikolashvili

Innovation Expert
USAID
Tengiz  Lomitashvili

Tengiz Lomitashvili

Managing Partner
TBSC Consulting

Venue

The event will take place at Borjomi Likani.

16 Meskheti St, Borjomi, Georgia

These directions are to the Pitching Event in Borjomi on June, 30. The address of the bootcamp on June, 29 will be sent to participants individually.