WSC SEMIFINALS VIENNA
Women Startup Competition – Why we do it!
Together with Female Founders, a non-profit organization to connect female entrepreneurs in Austria, we want to support female entrepreneurial spirits. Therefore we are proudly hosting the Vienna Semifinals of Women Startup Competition, which gives our participants access to an international network of female supporters, investors, mentors and media representatives.
About the Event
The regional Women Startup Competition in Vienna is a pitching event for startups, where the majority of founders are women (over 50% shares). This competition is a great opportunity for local women-led startups to express themselves, meet peers, gain invaluable experience, and find investment.
How to attend?
Apply online. We will select a shortlist of applicants who then will be able to pitch.
Who can attend?
Startups and project ideas, where the majority of the founders are women or over 50% of the startup are owned by women. Furthermore your business idea / startup should be addressing a relevant market need, should be scalable and tech-oriented.
What to expect?
Selected projects will be able to attend a expert speeddating session and receive a professional pitch-training in order to be prepared best to to pitch in front of our panel of judges. Winners will be chosen based on their pitches and the potential success of each project. The Winners will get invited to London to pitch at the Finals of Women Startup Competition.
Competition’s official website: http://
Opening & Expert Introduction
Expert Speed Dating
Welcoming & Keynote by Silvia Hecher, Juno
Female Founders Pitches
Public Voting & Jury Decision
Audience will be invited to vote for their favorite project
Dinner & Networking