March 29th-31st, 2023 | Porto Alegre
OUR STARTUP COMPETITION
The Startups Competition is one of the highlights of the South Summit. Projects are accepted from all over the world, from any sector and at any stage of development.
After registration, registered startups go through a selection process carried out by a committee of renowned experts, as well as potential investors. The finalists – who will compete for the awards Winner of the Startup Competition; More Sustainable; More Scalable; More Innovative; and Better Team – will have the opportunity to present their pitch in person to a select audience of investors and corporations in search of innovation.
ADVANTAGES FOR STARTUP FINALISTS
1. Pitch on Stage
Get visibility and present your pitch on the Super Stage to +700 people, to a high-level panel of judges, with investors and innovation experts.
Interaction and scheduling of 1:1 meetings with the main actors of the ecosystem, investors and corporates, through our networking tool. Be part of a global network of companies with numerous business possibilities.
Free tickets for members of the finalist startups to attend the South Summit Brazil 2023.
Masterclass as a first approach to improvement and adapt it to the specific audience.
Access to our Investor & Corp Book, containing the information of all the corporations and VCs present in this year’s edition.
6. Media Coverage
Interviews with our media partners that will increase the visibility of the startups before, during, and after the event.
7. Demo Booth
Gain even more visibility thanks to a special promotion when purchasing a booth in our Marketplace.
Unique opportunity to access great investments!
Did you know that USD 10 billion was invested by funds in startups that participated in the South Summit competition in the last years?
The 2022 edition had more than 3300 startups from several countries and the presence of 50 investors, including more than 90 funds (20 international), with a total investment portfolio of more than $65 billion available for investment. For South Summit Brazil 2023, +100 national and international investment funds are expected.
Dive into a set of opportunities: gain access to exclusive deal flows while connecting with top global business leaders and investors.
For South Summit 2023: +80 FUNDS CONFIRMED
From 11 different countries such as the USA, the UK, Spain, Chile and Germany!
Venture Capital | Private Equity | Angel | Bank | Family Offices | Corporate Venture Capital.
These supporters of South Summit Brazil will grant special awards to the finalist startups of 2023.
WINNING STARTUPS FOR THE 2022 EDITION