Nomination GoGlobal


GoGlobal is an independent category of the GoTech Contest. One hundred experts from venture capital funds, companies, business incubators and acceleration programs will be screening candidates.

Projects must meet the main criterion, i.e. have the potential for winning the world and becoming a new legend.

More than 700 applications from startups and developer teams are accepted.

Application period ended.

Who is invited to participate?

Technology projects that:

  • Solve a major problem
  • Target the global market
  • Feature unique characteristics and a hard-to-copy technology
  • Have a great team

How are the winners selected?

On September 22, after the finalisation of candidate screening, the Expert Council comprising representatives of venture funds, companies and business incubators, entrepreneurs and most-respected members of the start-up community will announce the 16 finalists.

The final round of the Contest, the Start-up Battle, will be held on the main GoTech's stage on October 12.


  • Sixteen selected finalists will participate in the Startup Battle on the GoTech's main stage delivering their presentations to 100 investors and reps from 300 companies.
  • The winner will get ALPHA-ticket to Web Summit - the largest tech conference in the world: exhibition stand, 3 tickets, opportunity to access Investor Office Hours, Mentor Hours, Startup Workshops, Roundtables and much more.
  • The winner will be awarded with a ticket to the Nordic tech wonderland - Slush (Helsinki, 30rd Nov. - 1st Dec. 2017) and also get passes to Seedstars Summit (Lausanne, 12th April 2018) and VivaTech (Paris, June 2018).
  • The winner will have the opportunity to participate in the Starta Accelerator program in New York and $130K investment as per the terms of the program (for 7% equity, include cash investments of $40K: $20K at the beginning of the program and $20K for additional 1% equity for the best performing companies after acceleration).
  • Each participant in the Pitch Battle will receive two passes to the finals. The winner will be awarded two tickets to the After Party.

Эксперты «GoGlobal»


Managing Partner, Runa Capita


Partner 500 Startups


Managing Partner, Maxfield Capital


Founder and CEO, Partner Speedinvest


Director of Large Customer Sales for EMEA Emerging Markets, Google


Managing Partner of Almaz Capital Partners

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