Startup Competition


Worldwide Startup Competition

Like every year, we invite you to enter online for the unique chance to pitch your project to a panel of select judges during the prestigious LeWeb Startup Competition finale in Paris, 9-11 December 2014.

Watch all previous Startup Competition sessions and interviews on our YouTube channel.

NEW! Startup Tour

In addition to the traditional Startup Competition, a dedicated team from LeWeb will be stopping by some of the world’s top cities, looking for dynamic local startups to join the competition.

Think you have what it takes to win? Meet us in Berlin, Stockholm, Paris, or Barcelona during our first-ever Startup Tour!

Discover The StartUp Tour

Why take part?

  • Win an opportunity to pitch on stage at LeWeb’14 Paris.
  • Benefit from a dedicated on-site pitch desk to showcase your projects.
  • Gain visibility among the LeWeb community and major international media.
  • Pitch to all participants as well as our all-star panel on the last day of LeWeb if selected as one of the top three competitors.

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.