Deadline: September 13, 2019 00:00 CEST| Apply here
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Eligibility: Your activity is based on a new technology or an innovative application of existing technology; You have a proof of concept, a prototype, a scientific validation of your claim, or are in the process of producing one; Your team is made up of two persons or more. Your project is not part of a larger company; Your project/startup is in early-stage (up to series A); You foresee an economically viable application on the market within 15 years; Your project has the potential to have a strong impact on the industry you target, and on society or the environment in general.

Hello Tomorrow Global Challenge 2020

The Hello Tomorrow Global Challenge is a worldwide renowned science & technology startup competition designed specifically to address the needs of deep-tech entrepreneurs across several different industries and technologies.

The Challenge was created in 2013 by deep tech entrepreneur Xavier Duportet and Arnaud De La Tour, at the time both PhD students, who realised that the resources needed to propel emerging technologies were different from those of traditional web and mobile innovations.

The Challenge gives scientists and deep tech entrepreneurs around the globe a platform for their research and projects, providing equity-free prize money as well as other funding opportunities, global visibility and connections with key players in the deep tech innovation network.

Are you developing new technology in one of these fields?

  1. Aeronautics
  2. Advanced computing & AI
  3. Cybersecurity & communication
  4. Digital health & medical devices
  5. Drug discovery
  6. Energy
  7. Environment
  8. Food & agriculture
  9. Industrial biotech
  10. Industry 4.0
  11. Medical biotech
  12. Mobility
  13. New Space
  14. Smart City

Prizes: Connections – Visibility – Funding

  • One €100K Grand Prize
    For the best early-stage startup – Equity-free, no strings attached – Powered by BNP Paribas
  • Thirteen €10K Prizes
    For the best early-stage startup in each track – Equity free, no strings attached – Powered by our main partners
  • Pitch in front of a select audience of 400 industry experts and investors at the Hello Tomorrow Global Summit
    For the 80 startups selected as finalists, you will pitch in the now famous Hello Tomorrow Challenge Stage
  • Be endorsed as one of the top deep-tech startups worldwide
    Exclusive access to the Hello Tomorrow Investor & business day  – March 11, 2020
    For the selected Top Deep tech Startups – A full day of one-on-one meetings with 200+ leading international deeptech investors and 100+ corporates
  • Exclusive access to the Hello Tomorrow Global Summit – March 12-13, 2020
    For the selected Top Deep tech Startups – 3,500 curated audience – Opportunities to showcase your product, meetings with key stakeholders facilitated by Hello Tomorrow and more!
  • Meetings & interviews with international media

Investor & business days: Two full days to connect with 200 investors & 100 corporates

Startups selected as Deep tech pioneers are invited to join the exclusive Investor & Business Days to meet with leading corporates and deep tech seed and early-stage VCs & CVCs.

Interested in applying for the Hello Tomorrow Global Challenge 2019? Register your participation by following the application link and taking the suggested steps.

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