Thank you for applying for Sevan Startup Summit 2018. Please, be aware that the period for free registration was till May 14. Starting from May 15 to June 4, the selected applicants will pay $30 per person, and starting from June 5 to June 30, the selected startups will pay $45 per person.

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SEVAN
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LAKE SEVAN
ARMENIA, JULY 22-29, 2018
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AFTERMOVIE 2017
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1/30 Aygestan, Yerevan, RA

400 STARTUP TEAMS

$125,000 PRIZE FUND

SINCE 2016


Sevan Startup Summit is the best platform for accomplished and raising entrepreneurs and investors. Whether you are looking for scaling up your startup, winning grants or getting investments, investing in promising SMEs, sharing your knowledge or meeting the main stakeholders of startup ecosystem – Sevan Startup Summit is the right place to be. Join us from July 22nd to 29th at the shore of Lake Sevan and share common lifestyle with about 1000 entrepreneurs. Over $50,000 prize fund and acceleration program with $100,000 fund. It is expected to commit about $1,000,000 of investment. Join us now!

200 INDUSTRY REPRESENTATIVES

$1.500.000
INVESTMENT COMMITMENT


Booster program

Booster program is for the startups that have developed an early prototype and secured some form of angel funding. 20 applicants will be selected and be divided into two booster tracks. Based on the nature of the business. In each track, there will be mentors, speakers, business experts and field representatives. By the end of the week-long macro acceleration program, 3 teams from each track will be selected and they will compete in Booster Final Battle, with the prize fund of $10,000. Also, one or two startups from booster program will ensure investment of $100,000 made by Seaside Startup Summit.

Booster Final Battle

1st Place - $5,000 2nd place - $3,000 3rd Place - $2,000


Starter program

Starter is a specially designed program dedicated to aspiring entrepreneurs and idea-stage startups. The program features a series of talks that examine and explain key building blocks of the Business Model Canvas. Sevan Startup Summit 2018 is accepting applications for up to 100 qualified teams. Participants will be divided into Industry Tracks, and will have access to leading Mentors and Industry Experts during the Dialogue Session and Pitch Practice. These Mentors will work with teams to sharpen their business and pitching skills and prepare for the Industry Track Battles. At the end of the program, teams within each Industry Track will pitch their ideas to an esteemed jury of investors and experts and the winner of each track will be awarded $1,500. Top 2 teams from each industry track battle will get chance to pitch in Starter Big Battle. The monetary prize fund will be $10,000 and also in-kind prizes estimated $20,000 will be provided.

Starter Big Battle

1st Place - $5,000 2nd place - $3,000 3rd Place - $2,000


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VOLUNTEER

Our events can't be handled without the help of our volunteers. By volunteering for Seaside Startup Summit, you’ll get a chance to meet the main stakeholders of startup ecosystem and gain experience of working with people interested in the development of the field.


The volunteers, based on their knowledge are divided into groups, which are responsible for ensuring accomplishments of specific tasks. During the events, volunteers are located in Volunteer Town, located in the main territory.


You can’t apply for volunteering for specific event. The database of volunteers is created for global Seaside Startup Summits held worldwide.


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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is Sevan Startup Summit?
Sevan Startup Summit is a tent-camp startup event, which aims to create a bridge for the cooperation between raising entrepreneurs and investors.
How can I apply to the summit?
Only via the official website of the event.
Are there any sectoral limitations for the startups?
Startups from all the fields are free to apply.
How many people from each team can participate?
Each team can be presented from 1 to 4 members for the whole event.
Is there any age limitations?
While for the startups there is no age limit, however, due to the format of the event, participants below 18 years old need to get a permission from their parents or legal guardians.
What is the official language of the summit?
While there is no defined official language, still all the members should have basic knowledge of English and at least one member of each team needs to be a fluent English.
Is it obligatory to stay all the 7 days?
Yes, it is. However, in special cases, this condition can be changed based on prior agreement.
Is the participation free?
For the startups, the period for free registration was till May 14. Starting from May 15 to June 4, the selected applicants will pay $30 per person, and starting from June 5 to June 30, the selected startups will pay $45 per person.
How the accommodation will be organized?
Participants are going to be distributed in groups (20-25 people) and will stay in tents (up to 4 people).
Is there a way I can find teammates through your help?
One of the main goals of Sevan Startup Summit is to create a chance for startups to get in touch with other people, find new experts and fulfill their team.

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