APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2020 STARTUP WORLD CUP COMPETITIONS NOW OPEN! APPLY HERE
Silicon Vikings has partnered with Startup World Cup to be the organizer for the Startup World Cup United States Regional Competitions in:
US West Coast (Washington, Oregon, California) -deadline 12/31/19
Texas -deadline 12/31/19
Utah -deadline 12/31/19
Silicon Vikings has partnered with Startup World Cup to be the organizer for the Startup World Cup Nordic Competitions in:
Sweden -deadline 10/15/19
Denmark -deadline 12/31/19
Finland -deadline 12/31/19
Norway -deadline 12/31/19
Silicon Vikings partnered with Startup World Cup to bring the competition to the Nordics and Baltics in 2018, 2019, and now again in 2020! We are also organizing two regional competitions in the United States for 2020: the US West Coast Regional (Washington, Oregon and California) and Texas.
In 2018, National Competitions were held in Norway, Sweden and Finland. In 2019, National Competitions were held in Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden…and a Baltic Regional Competition was held in Latvia. One winner from each of these competitions went on to compete at the Global Grand Finale in San Francisco for the $1 million USD investment prize!
In 2019, our Swedish National Winner, Mimbly, won the European Continental Finale which included a $500,000 USD investment! At the Global Grand Finale in San Francisco in 2019, 3 out of 5 of our National Competition winners made it all the way to the top 12!
Global Grand Finale Speakers in San Francisco have Included:
· Steve Wozniak, Co-Founder of Apple
Reid Hoffman, Founding CEO of LinkedIn
· Vinod Khosla, Founder of Khosla Ventures and Co-Founder of Sun Microsystems
· Adam Cheyer, Co-Founder of Siri
· John Chambers, Former CEO of Cisco
· Marcelo Claure, Chief Operating Officer, Softbank
· Marc Randolph, Co-Founder of Netflix
· Tim Westergren, Founder and Former CEO, Pandora
· Jay Vijayan, Former CIO of Tesla
· Ray Lane, Former President & COO, Oracle
· Terry Jones, Founding Chairman, Kayak.com
Mimbly of Sweden winning the 2019 European Continental Finale in Prague in April 2019!
2019 GLOBAL GRAND FINALE IN SAN FRANCISCO MAY 2019 VIDEO OVERVIEW:
VIDEO OVERVIEW OF THE SILICON VIKINGS STARTUP WORLD CUP 2018 NORDIC COMPETITIONS & SAN FRANCISCO GRAND FINALE!
2018 NORWAY NATIONAL FINALE WINNER: MOVIEMASK
2018 FINLAND NATIONAL FINALE WINNER: NAAVA
2018 SWEDEN NATIONAL FINALE WINNER: COALA
2018 GLOBAL GRAND FINALE IN SAN FRANCISCO
2019 HOSTS AND SPONSORS:
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