The NTT Startup Challenge is back for its 4th year and applications are open to startups from SouthEast Asia.
Carrying the theme "Smart World Through Digital Transformation", the NTT Startup Challenge 2020 will highlight how digital innovation transforms the world through pitching competition and speakers sessions.
The competition is a perfect match for startups who are seeking for funding opportunities, access to global investors, NTT's investors network, cash prizes, fund awards, and strategic collaborations.
At least 10-20 startups will be selected to present their pitch ideas to a panel of judges from various professional backgrounds and businesses, including investors and experts.
The finalists will also be given the opportunity to meet-up with several investors and corporates, including NTT and its strategic partners in The Matching Event on the following day.
All business sectors are welcomed to participate in the competition. However, the committee highlights the sectors below:
Shipment & Delivery
BioTech & MedTech
CRM & Work Collaboration Tech
The final day of this competition will take place virtually on 25th November 2020. Registrations are open for startups to submit their pitch decks and the registrations will be closed by the end of October.
In 2019, the NTT Startup Challenge 2019 took place at the Shangri-La Hotel Jakarta and provided a total prize of USD10,000
More information about the competition can be found on their website.