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Feb 11 '16
I wanted to personally reach out to see if you would be interested in applying for our startup competition. All of the relevant details are below. Please let me know if you have any questions.

G-Startup Worldwide is a global startup competition held around the world to find the most innovative, early stage startups, invest $1,000,000 in them, support them with a global network and enable them to
I wanted to personally reach out to see if you would be interested in applying for our startup competition. All of the relevant details are below. Please let me know if you have any questions.

G-Startup Worldwide is a global startup competition held around the world to find the most innovative, early stage startups, invest $1,000,000 in them, support them with a global network and enable them to change the world. G-Startup Worldwide will be hosted at each Global Mobile Internet Conference (GMIC) in 2016 including Tel Aviv, Beijing, Tokyo, Jakarta, Bangalore, Taipei and San Francisco.

G-Startup Worldwide will invest $1 million into 18 companies around the world in 2016. The winner of G-Startup at GMIC Tel Aviv on March 22 will receive a $50,000 investment prize and the second place winner will receive a $20,000 investment prize. The winner will also receive a free trip to Silicon Valley to compete to become the 2016 G-Startup Worldwide Global Winner. The second place winner overall will receive an additional $120,000 winner and the Global Winner will receive an additional $250,000 investment! Our winners also gain access to the exclusive G-Network, our private network for global tech executive as well as support from our mentor network.

G-Startup judges are world famous venture capitalists and tech leaders. Some of our judges include:
-Lei Jun, Founder and CEO of Xiaomi
-Dave McClure, Founding Partner of 500 Startups
-Jenny Lee, Managing Partner of GGV Capital
-Tim Draper, Managing Director of DFJ
-Neil Shen, Founder of Sequoia China

Nothing shows what is possible like our alumni:
-Didi Kuaidi - Beijing 2013 “Most Innovative App” Winner - $16 Billion Valuation
-App Annie - Beijing 2010 Finalist - Raised $94 Million from Sequoia, IDG
-Polar Rose - Beijing 2010 Finalist - Acquired by Apple in 2010
-OpenGarden - Silicon Valley 2014 Winner - Raised $12.8m from August Capital
-Filld - Silicon Valley 2015 Winner - Raised $3.25m Seed from Lightspeed Venture Partners
-Hyperverge - Won Bangalore 2015 - Raised $1m seed from NEA



Why Apply to G-Startup Worldwide?

Promote Your Startup: Accepted applicants will receive the opportunity to pitch your startup on stage at GMIC, which will draw over 100,000 attendees across 9 global events in 2016

Raise Money: With $1 million of investment up for grabs and many VC’s and angel investors in the audience, your series A has never been closer. Just ask our Alumni who have raised billions!

Get Advice: Our judges and mentor network are global, top tier investors, who will provide candid feedback to you on your pitch and help you define the next steps of your startup

Build Your Global Network: Our G-Network will get you access to the 700 senior mobile leaders in our private, invitation only private community that spans the globe and will help you grow globally

Get Famous: Over 500 journalists attend our events annually from publications like Forbes, Techcrunch, China Daily, NDTV etc.

Acquire Early Adopters: Demo your startup on the GMIC exhibition floor to hundreds of attendees to get feedback and acquire early adopters



Any eligible startup from around the world may apply. The deadline to apply for G-Startup Tel Aviv is February 20. Apply now!
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