VERGE22: Calling All Startups
Apply Now! Deadline is 8/7!
Climate Tech Cocktails is proud to be a VERGE 22 Accelerate Partner.
Do you have an innovation accelerating the transition to a clean economy? As a proud partner of GreenBiz, we encourage startups to apply to Accelerate at VERGE 22.
Accelerate is a fast-pitch competition featuring entrepreneurs with innovative technologies, products and services in carbon, energy, food, transportation, or buildings. Selected finalists will pitch from the VERGE stage in San Jose, CA, Oct 25-27, to an audience of more than 4,000 business, government and thought leaders. The deadline to apply is August 7.
Benefits for FinalistsThe VERGE 22 Accelerate program offers unique and valuable perks to the competition finalists, including:
Global Exposure: Finalists will pitch on stage at VERGE 22 in San Jose, amplifying you and your solution to an audience of 4,000+ professionals building a clean economy.
Introductions to Investors: Industry experts will provide live feedback on the pitches and will be connected directly with finalists.
Corporate Connection: Finalists will be invited to pitch directly to the 90+ member corporate GreenBiz Executive Network.
High-value Networking: You'll be able to connect with attendees in the Startup Pavilion and throughout the three-day, in-person event.
TimelinePlease review the eligibility criteria on the Accelerate homepage to see if your startup qualifies to apply. The nomination timeline is as follows:
July 6 - August 7: Entrepreneurs submit applications, including a one-minute pitch video.
August 15 - September 2: Community voting on Greenbiz.com of the top semi-finalists in each category.
Mid September: Finalists are announced!
October 25-27: The pitch sessions will take place at VERGE 22, Oct. 25-27.
GreenBiz will be accepting nominations until end of day August 7, 2022.We can't wait to see what you propose!