Deadline:  February 10, 2016 | Apply here
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March 15-18, 2016
Cost: Free
Location: Palais des Festivals, Cannes, France
Final pitch: March 16, 2016
Winner announcement and prize giving:
March 17, 2016 (evening)

The 1st global real estate & urban management startup competition

Stopping by London, Hong Kong and Cannes, the MIPIM Startup Competition will shine a spotlight on the most promising international startups and real estate & urban management solutions.

MIPIM Startup Competition 2016

Why Apply?

  • Stand out at the 1st-ever global real estate & urban management startup competition.
  • Gain visibility among the international press & real estate industry.
  • Meet potential business partners and investors at leading international real estate events.
  • Get feedback on your business model from powerful & innovative decision-makers.

The Startup Competition is made up of four rounds.

6 startups admitted to the first qualifying round after selection based on application will give a concise pitch to a distinguished local panel of judges in London, Hong Kong or Cannes.

The jury will choose up to 2 finalists per city.

All finalists will present during the MIPIM 2016 Property Tech Day in front of an international jury who will select the winner.

Judging Criteria

  • Commercial viability
  • Business impact for potential partners & MIPIM attendees
  • Genuine originality and innovation



  • 2 free badges for MIPIM 2016
  • Opportunity to exhibit within the MIPIM 2016 Startup Pavilion inside the MIPIM Innovation Forum
  • Visibility in some MIPIM 2016 communication tools
  • Personalized coaching to prepare their final pitch


  • 1 year of free access for 1 person to MIPIM UK 2016, MIPIM Asia 2016, MIPIM Japan 2016, MIPIM 2017
  • Visibility on MIPIM, MIPIM UK, MIPIM Asia websites (winner’s name, job title, company name and logo)
  • Free exhibition area within the MIPIM 2017 Innovation Pavilion


  • A new company (less than 3 years old, with less than 10 employees and less than €2M)
  • Independent
  • Business-ready (already launched or in beta) with international viability

Please read the FAQs and The Terms & Conditions.

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