Start in Block is a competition between the most promising web3 projects. The goal is to spotlight web3 start-ups with high potential, providing them with unique exposure and feedback from reputable investors. Over $10Bn of VC AUM and $2M in prizes, grants, funding, and credits is up for grab!
As an investor, you will be the first to discover and have the opportunity to invest early in web3 start-ups with high potential. Get exclusive access to 100+ pre-screened decks, choose the 10 finalists to pitch during Investors Day, and connect with talented founders directly via the networking app.
Applications now are closed (Feb. 20th), but you can still register your Startup Here, for investor's review.
Submission is open to early Web3 Startups only, that raised less than 5M€.
February 27th - March 10th
The competition will kick off with a ten days online stage, where investors and the jury will assess 100 pre-screened projects within their scope of investment. They will pick their favorite ones and give them their best tips & feedback to shine during Investors Day.
Finalist founders will deliver their straightforward Start-up pitch, followed by a brief Q&A session. Experts of the Jury will be on-stage after the pitch to give their insight and disclose their grades. Investors will also be able to ask their questions and eventually move forward through 1:1 in-depth discussions with founders.
The 3 winning founders will pitch in front of Paris Blockchain Week Summit attendees, and the last jury will elect the podium.
The Jury is made up of successful investors, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders of the web3 industry, whose names will be revealed progressively.
* These benefits are subject to discussion with the PBW team. Leave us a comment here if you're interestedregister interest
** These prizes are reserved for the 3 winners of the Start-Up competition.