Startup Competition


LeWeb Startup Competition is a unique chance to pitch your project to a panel of expert judges, and take your startup to the next level.
New this year, the Startup Tour has stopped off in 4 European cities, giving dynamic local startups an extra chance to be selected to pitch in December.


Success Stories

  • LeWeb Startup Competition winner Waze was acquired
    by Google for $1.3 billion

  • LeWeb’13 London Startup Competition winner Pricing Assistant, raised €500K
    in project financing 3 months after the event!

  • LeWeb’12 Paris competition finalist Be-Bound raised
    €1.2M in financing

Selected finalists get

Visibility among international media and LeWeb community

A dedicated pitch desk to showcase their project

Opportunity to pitch on stage and meet invetors, potential partners

Competition timing

Worldwide applications:

Startup Tour applications:

Dec 9:
selected startups coaching

Dec 10:
finalists pitches at LeWeb’14 Paris

Dec 11:
Grand Finale

Startups must

Present a product or service, B2B/B2C, any industry

Be less than 3 years old

Have less than €1.5M/ $2M in financing

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