Congratulations to our semi-finalists!
- Backstreet Academy
- Sports Where I Am
These teams will be pitching at the semi-final round of the Startup Pitch.
Catch them at the WIT Bootcamp on Oct 17, 2016 as they vie for Top 3to move on to the Grand Final round on Oct 19. Winner wins a place in the Travelport Labs Accelerator programme, which comes with seed funding of US$30,000.
You may register as a Bootcamp attendee here.
A Call For Entries
As part of WIT 2016 Conference, we will be holding our annual WIT Startup Pitch competition. To qualify, your startup has to be from 0 – 5 years old and be related to travel and tourism. We are looking for breakthrough ideas and welcome smart and savvy entrepreneurs in the digital travel space to take part. This is an opportunity to be coached by industry veterans and a chance to highlight their business at a WIT Conference.
Up to 8 semi-finalists will be chosen and coached to present at the WIT 2016 Bootcamp on Oct 17, following which, 4 finalists will be selected for the Grand Final Pitch, taking place during the WIT 2016 Conference on Oct 18 – 19.
To book your 5 Minutes of Glory, email your submissions to Syaz by August 20 and tell us, in up to 300 words, why you deserve this slot.
Your descriptive should include:
– Name of company
– Name of service
– Company address
– Founding date
– Company contact
About your business
– Your business, core products and services in one paragraph
– Competitive landscape
– What problem are you trying to solve?
– What is the market opportunity?
– Introduction of team members
– One unique selling proposition
We will select finalists based on the creativity of your submissions and soundness of your business idea.
Check out our photos of our WIT 2015 Bootcamp here.