March 29th-31th, 2023 | Porto Alegre

Our Startup Competition

The Startup Competition at South Summit Brazil is the ideal place to gain prominence and the possibility of a major investment boost.

We see the entrepreneur as the center of the ecosystem, and that is why we provide synergies to ensure visibility for your project!


Advantages for Startup Finalists

1. Pitch on Stage

Presentation of the project on stage in front of a panel of high-level jury, with investors and experts in innovation.

2. Networking

Interaction and scheduling of 1:1 meetings with key players in the ecosystem through our networking app.

3. Tickets

Free tickets for members of the finalist startups to attend the South Summit Brazil 2023.

4. Mentoring

Masterclass as a first approach to improvement  and adapt it to the specific audience.

5. Books

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.


Winning Startups for the 2022 Edition

Winner of Startup Competition


Most Innovative


Best Team


Most Sustainable


Most Scalable


Investment Founds

Unique opportunity to access great investments!

Get access to a large group of investors, strengthen your brand in the Startup Competition, and gain exposure in the media and across the ecosystem!

Dive into a set of opportunities: gain access to exclusive deal flows while connecting with top global business leaders and investors.

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.

Get to know the main investment funds present at the South Summit Brazil 2022: