We are again hosting our yearly Startup Pitch Competition and we are looking for the most promising technology startups that will drive the future of economic development, travel, education, logistics, finance, health, sustainability, government, security and data. Do you have what it takes to be crowned this year's champ? Apply before the September 25th deadline.

  • 8 startups will be selected to pitch in front of a panel of investors and live audience at the ATECH conference on October 25, 2018.
  • If selected, expenses will be covered for 1 founder to pitch during ATECH Conference 2018 in Aruba. Included is also an exhibition booth for your startup.
  • Startup Pitch Competition winner will receive a $10K in prizes.
  • The application deadline is September 25, 2018. Selected startups will be informed by September 28, 2018.

If you have any questions, please contact Kris Croes at


Eligibility: Please read all below eligibility criteria and confirm that you are eligible to apply.

  • Early-stage tech startups (less than 2 years old and under $2M in funding)
  • Must have at least 2 co-founders
  • Technology startups focused on one or more areas listed below:

    • Economic development
    • Travel
    • Education
    • Logistics
    • Finance
    • Health
    • Sustainability
    • Government
    • Data
    • Security
    • Branding
  • Founder(s) are able and meet visa requirements to travel to Aruba.
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