Valparaiso

21 June 2017

“We are the unexpected seeds, hustling for high impact.”

Alisée de Tonnac

1

speakers

8

startups

3

mentors

Event description

Seedstars World is coming to Valparaiso!

The best startups from Valparaiso will pitch in front of an investment panel and compete to be crowned the most promising seed-stage startup of Seedstars Santiago. The winning startup will join the global Seedstars Family and take part in the finals for Santiago at SSW Chile and compete to represent the country at the Seedstars World competition and win up to USD 1 million in equity investment, the chance to be part of a 3months growth program and network with investors and mentors from around the world.

Criteria:


1.) Have maximum 2 years since founding date,


2.) Have a maximum of USD 500,000 of funding to date,


3.) Have a Minimum Viable Product (MVP)

This year Seedstars is also partnering with the bank BBVA to source the best FinTech startups in Latin America for their BBVA Open Talent competition! In others words startups have double the chances to win!

In addition to the Seedstars Prize, BBVA will award the best FinTech startup with EUR 1,000 as well as the chance to be named country winner and take part to the Regional Final Summit of BBVA Open Talent and compete for EUR 30,000 grant.


Criteria:


1.) Projects must be operative or at least in beta version,


2.) Startups no older than January 1st 2013,


3.) Earned less than EUR 1.5 M in revenue,


4.) Raised less than EUR 2.5 M in funding.

In addition to seeing the top startups pitch, you can look forward to an event filled with disruptive tech, inspirational discussions, networking sessions and two tickes for the winners to come to Santiago to participate in the Seedstars Chile final competition where the winner to come to Switzerland and compete for over $1mn in investment will be selected.

Register to attend or apply to pitch below.

The winners

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Keyslide, Inc. logo

Keyslide, Inc.

Keyslide is a SaaS that allows anyone to create interactive study material and professional-looking presentations that get designed by them…

1S
enfocus logo

enfocus

Enfocus is a massive communication tool for companies and consumers, where people answer market research studies and business get instant i…

1S
VITALE logo

VITALE

Vitale is a social network to athletes and people who love do phisical activity. Is the app for all sports. We help people to stay motivat…

Startups Competing

Keyslide, Inc. logo

Keyslide, Inc.

Lime Robotics logo

Lime Robotics

MI AGUA PURA logo

MI AGUA PURA

Lesskomplex SpA logo

Lesskomplex SpA

Meetcard logo

Meetcard

VITALE logo

VITALE

Vuelvo Material logo

Vuelvo Material

enfocus logo

enfocus

Mentors

Juliane Butty

Regional Manager Latin America & Caribbean @ Seedstars

Kurt Elliott

CEO @ Elliott Consulting

Karen Montalva

Director @ Codigomujer

Jury

Matevz Gantar

Regional Associate for LATAM & Caribbean @ Test

Ignacio Alfaro

Gerente de Experiencia de Clientes y Segmentos @ BBVA

Tomás Gentina

Manager @ Hub Global PUCV

Javier Gotschlich Praus

General Manager @ Chrysalis

Matias Gonzalez Argomedo

Founder @ MeetLatAm

Program

Seedstars Valparaiso
June 21, 2017

15:00 - 15:30

Arrival / Networking

15:30 - 15:45

Kick off

15:45 - 16:45

1st Pitching session

16:45 - 17:00

Break / Networking

17:00 - 17:45

2nd Pitching session

17:45 - 18:00

Keynote Speaker: Clemente Canales

18:00 - 18:30

Micro abierto by Incuba UC

18:30 - 19:00

Announcement of the winner

Partners

Regional partner

Local supporter

Co-organizer

Venue Partner

Local supporter

Local supporter

Local supporter

Venue

Auditorio Aulario: Facultad de Ingeniería PUCV, Avenida Brasil 2162, Valparaíso