We’re easy in search of modern early-stage hardware startup founders. And by that, we mean boundary-pushers, great disrupters and all-around game-changers. If that sounds similar to you, you continue to be pleased time to look at to compete inHardware Battlefield at TC Shenzhen on November 11-12.

Don’t pass over your likelihood to compete in our legend, hardware-focused pitch opponents.Note to TC Hardware Battlefield 2019. The spacious prize is a fab $25,000, but there’s plenty greater than cash on the line. When you’re selected, you’ll inaugurate your startup on a global stage — in front of alive to investors and tech media. And likewise you’ll halt it in Shenzhen, the sector’s hardware heartland. The exposure by myself will also be lifestyles-changing.

First things first. Does your startup qualify? The answer is definite — must you meet the next stipulations.

  • Put up your applicationby August 14
  • You’ll want to be pleased a minimally viable product to demo onstage
  • Your product has bought runt or no international press coverage to this level
  • Your product must be a hardware instrument or component (Enterprise hardware eligible)

Our discerning TechCrunch editors will totally evaluation every qualified application and dangle discontinuance roughly 10-15 startups to compete. When you’re selected, put together to work, since you’ll salvage free pitch teaching from our editors. That’s six rigorous weeks to rep you primed and prepped to pitch your hardware on a global stage — and outshine the opponents

Founders be pleased excellent six minutes to pitch and demo their products — followed by an in-depth Q&A with the judges. When you invent it to the closing spherical, you’ll repeat the approach in front of a fresh space of judges. After the hardware filth settles, the judges will establish the Hardware Battlefield TC Shenzhen champion — who takes dwelling the Battlefield Cup along with a test for an equity-free $25,000.

The overall rapid-paced action takes characteristic in front of a are living audience, and we rob your entire event on video and put up it to our global audience on TechCrunch. That interprets to a ramification of exposure, and it will perchance well alternate the trajectory of your replace — whether or no longer you retract or no longer.

The Hardware Battlefield takes characteristic all the scheme by our 2nd TC Shenzhen event (produced with TechNode, our accomplice in China). The record ingredients top speakers from the startup world in China and beyond, hundreds of startups exhibiting in Startup Alley and a hackathon. Conclude tuned — we’ll be pleased tickets available quickly.

Exhaust your shot —discover to TC Hardware Battlefield 2019by August 14. Scheme to Shenzhen on November 11-12 and record us your hardware!

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