Maybe you have heard about an international event called Slush. Slush is the focal point for Eurasian startups and tech talent to meet with top-tier international investors, executives and media. Slush 2014 takes place on November 18-19th in Helsinki. In 2013, Slush gathered 7000 attendees and 1200 companies from 68 countries for the two-day event. Matching companies with relevant investors is at the very heart of Slush.
Now Slush is on the road! On September 17th Slush comes to Tehran: There will be a pitching competition. The winner of Slush In Tehran is invited to Slush 2014 and receives:
- Flights by Finnair
- Exclusive access, including the opportunity to take part in the Slush pitching competition
Startups should open to early-stage tech oriented product or service in all sectors. Less than 3 years in operation and has received fewer than $3M of fundings. Eight pre-selected startups, each having 3 min to pitch plus 5 min for Q&A, will face a judging panel.in Addition, Entrants will be judged on the uniqueness of their idea, their level of development thus far, and their potential for future growth.
Techly, Iran Startups, Finnair and Iran ICT Organization are the partners of this event that help the international team to make this happen.
You can attend as an Startup or as a Guest.All these are free of charge.You can use this link.
The finals will be held in front of a worldwide audience at Slush 2014 in Helsinki on November 19th.