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WHY YOUR STARTUP SHOULD BE AT STARTUP ELEVATE

Access the auto tech industry's largest gathering of thought leaders, investors and VCs, plus networking opportunities that could spark success in your future.

Showcase


Startup Elevate takes place at the heart of the TU-Automotive, the largest automotive technology conference & exhibition in the world. When you sign up for a startup package, you receive a startup stand for 3 days in the heart of the start-up elevate area of the record breaking TU-Automotive Detroit Exhibition.

PITCH TO INVESTORS


As a startup joining the Startup Elevate programme, you will be entered into our pitch-off competition. Founders will showcase their business in front of our panels, comprised of industry experts and investors, with a chance of winning brand exposure throughout the entire auto tech space. Actionable feedback will be given during a Q&A session at the end of each 5 pitch. Startups will pitch according to the focus of their business, take a look at the Pitch-off categories on the agenda page.

NETWORK AND LEARN FROM C-LEVEL INDUSTRY EXPERTS


Meet new peers and share insight and inspiration with 3250+ industry executives and investors across the auto-tech industry.

As a participant in Start-Up Elevate, you are eligible for:

  • 1 start-up stand in the Start-Up Zone
  • 1 Exhibitor Pass
  • 1 Entry to the Pitch Off Competition
  • Logo & company profile on the TU-Automotive Detroit website as a start-up participant
  • $10,000 in AWS Promotional Credit valid for 2 years
  • 1 year of AWS Business Support (up to $5,000).
  • Access to the AWS Technical and Business Essentials web-based (or instructor-led) training ($600 value per course)
  • 80 credits for Self-Paced Labs ($80 value)

 *ELIGIBILITY FOR THIS AWS OFFER IS CONTINGENT ON THE COMPANY NOT HAVING PREVIOUS SPEND WITH AWS ABOVE $5000 USD.

This is for early stage start-ups that are under 3 years old, have less than $5 million funding and fewer than 15 employees.

Hear from a Previous Winner at Startup Elevate

Read about Flock, winner at Connected Car Insurance Europe and TU-Automotive Europe in 2017