SLINGSHOT powered by Startup SG, Asia’s highly anticipated international startup pitching competition, returns for the third year with a deeper focus on deal making. Startups can expect more opportunities to connect and match with leading global investors and partners.

Organised by Enterprise Singapore, SLINGSHOT is Startup SG’s marquee startup competition. It provides entrepreneurs with an international platform to profile themselves to more than 200 corporates, industry veterans and investors.

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SLINGSHOT 2019 Tracks

SLINGSHOT is looking for international startups that:

Consumer Products & Services, Media & Advertising, Retail & Food Services
FinTech & InsurTech
FoodTech & AgriTech
HealthTech, BioTech &
MedTech
Urban Solutions, Sustainabillty
& Energy
Manufacturing, Logistics &
Transportation

SLINGSHOT 2019 PROGRAMME

Monday, 11th November
Time Programme – Grand Finals
12:30 pm SLINGSHOT opening remarks by Mr Edwin Chow, Assistant Chief Executive Officer, Enterprise Singapore
12:45 pm Startup pitching: Manufacturing, Logistics and Transportation
02:00 pm Startup pitching: Fintech and Insurtech
03:00 pm Startup pitching: Foodtech and Agritech
04:40 pm Startup pitching: Urban solutions and sustainability (Part 1)
05:45 pm L'Oréal Innovation Runway
06:45 pm End of Day 1 Programme
Monday, 11th November
Time
Programme – Grand Finals
12:30 pm
SLINGSHOT opening remarks by Mr Edwin Chow, Assistant Chief Executive Officer, Enterprise Singapore
12:45 pm
Startup pitching: Manufacturing, Logistics and Transportation
02:00 pm
Startup pitching: Fintech and Insurtech
03:00 pm
Startup pitching: Foodtech and Agritech
04:40 pm
Startup pitching: Urban solutions and sustainability (Part 1)
05:45 pm
L'Oréal Innovation Runway
06:45 pm
End of Day 1 Programme
Tuesday, 12th November
Time Programme – Semi-finals
12:30 pm SLINGSHOT kick-off
12:35 pm Startup pitching: Urban solutions and sustainability (Part 2)
02:30 pm Startup pitching: Consumer Products & Services, Media & Advertising, Retail & Food Services
04:10 pm Startup pitching: Healthtech, Biotech & Medtech
06:15 pm From Globetrotter to Global Investor
06:45 pm Award Ceremony:
  • Announcement of Top 30
  • Announcement of Top 12 for Grand Finals
07:00 pm End of programme
Tuesday, 12th November
Time
Programme – Semi-finals
12:30 pm
SLINGSHOT kick-off
12:35 pm
Startup pitching: Urban solutions and sustainability (Part 2)
02:30 pm
Startup pitching: Consumer Products & Services, Media & Advertising, Retail & Food Services
04:10 pm
Startup pitching: Healthtech, Biotech & Medtech
06:15 pm
From Globetrotter to Global Investor
06:45 pm
Award Ceremony:
  • Announcement of Top 30
  • Announcement of Top 12 for Grand Finals
07:00 pm
End of programme
Wednesday, 13th November
Time Programme – Grand Finals
12:30 pm SLINGSHOT kick-off
12:35 pm Journey from Entrepreneur to VC
Fireside chat with Mr Abheek Anand, Managing Director, Sequoia Capital
01:05 pm Top 12 Startup pitching
03:05 pm

Building Southeast Asia’s Next 20 Billion Dollar Companies

Keynote by Mr Nick Nash, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Asia Partners

03:45 pm Grand finals closing address by Dr Koh Poh Koon, Senior Minister of State, Ministry of Trade and Industry
03:55 pm Award Ceremony:
  • Sponsored prizes winners
  • Cash winners
  • Startup SG winners (Sectors and Grand Winner)
04:30 pm End of programme
Wednesday, 13th November
Time
Programme – Grand Finals
12:30 pm
SLINGSHOT kick-off
12:35 pm
Journey from Entrepreneur to VC
Fireside chat with Mr Abheek Anand, Managing Director, Sequoia Capital
01:05 pm
Top 12 Startup pitching
03:05 pm

Building Southeast Asia’s Next 20 Billion Dollar Companies

Keynote by Mr Nick Nash, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Asia Partners

03:45 pm
Grand finals closing address by Dr Koh Poh Koon, Senior Minister of State, Ministry of Trade and Industry
03:55 pm
Award Ceremony:
  • Sponsored prizes winners
  • Cash winners
  • Startup SG winners (Sectors and Grand Winner)
04:30 pm
End of programme

SLINGSHOT 2019 Prizes

> US$2 MILLION Worth Of Prizes Up for grabs

1 Grand Winner
S$200kStartup SG grant
S$200kInvestment from FundedHere
18-mthJTC Launch- Pad Office Space
12 Sector Winners
S$50kStartup SG grant
6-mthJTC Launch- Pad Office Space
Cash prizes from corporates
3 x S$25,000 Prize
S$25,000 Prize
S$25,000 Prize
S$25,000 Prize
S$25,000 Prize
S$10,000 Prize
S$10,000 Prize
S$300,000 Media Package
Co-innovation Opportunities with corporates including
Top 30 Startups
  • 3-month hot-desk membership from Found8
Top 100 global STARTUPS
  • Digital Ocean Cloud Credits worth US$10,000 per startup
  • Free exhibition booth at SFF x SWITCH
  • Participation in pre-competition workshop -
    Gear Up
  • EntrePass* (work visa) to relocate to
    Singapore

 

Deal Maker Prize

 

Rich diversity of judges

Pitch your ideas to >200 of the biggest VCs, corporates, accelerators and incubators in the startup world

SLINGSHOT 2019 WINNERS

After three days of pitching, SLINGSHOT 2019 has ended with eko.ai clinching the grand prize!

View all winners here.

TOP 100 GLOBAL STARTUPS

The Top 100 Global Startups selected for SLINGSHOT 2019 have been announced. See the list here.


SLINGSHOT x TECHINNOVATION

SLINGSHOT is pleased to collaborate with TechInnovation to offer SLINGSHOT Top 100 Global Startups technology matching at SFF x SWITCH from 11 – 13 Nov. It is a service for exhibitors seeking partnerships via R&D collaboration, technology commercialisation or licensing, and will connect with potential collaborators. The Top 100 Global Startups exhibiting at SFF x SWITCH may submit their technology offer write-ups for technology matching opportunities.

TechExpert clinic sessions are also available during SFF x SWITCH for startups to engage technical experts from IPI’s TechExpert platform. Startups can receive support and advice on their product development journeys, such as in the areas of optimising product design, how to scale up prototypes, as well as receiving regulatory and certification advice on how to bring their products into the market. For more information, please email admin@techinnovation.com.sg.

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