Startup Competition

What is Startup Competition?

LeWeb Startup Competition is a unique chance to pitch your project to a panel of expert judges and bring your startup to its next level.

New this year, the Startup Tour is stopping in 4 European cities to meet local communities and give an additional chance to dynamic startups 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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