Startupnight Pitch - Start Alliance New York


Pitch @Startupnight to win a trip to New York

Main info

What?          Pitch Competition
Where?        Berlin @Startupnight
When?         September 8th 2017
For Whom? Startups from Berlin, London, Paris, Shanghai & Tel Aviv
The Prize?    Trip to New York (all expenses paid) during October 9th - 12th 2017
                     Co-working space in NYC for up to 4 weeks

In the sense of “if you can make it there…”, Berlin Partner with its Start Alliance is offering you the possibility to go to the biggest and most important city in the USA and to test your product on the American market! The winner of the pitch will receive a fully paid five day trip to TEP conference 2017 in New York City. Of course, Berlin Partner will pay for your flights and accommodation. More than that, the winner receives up to four weeks co-working space in New York to use whenever they want! And of course, the winner will also receive mentoring during this time and access to New York’s hottest startup events.

TEP Conference

The TEP (Transatlantic Entrepreneur Partnership) Conference in New York is intended to be a stepping stone for companies expanding to international markets. As every year, the participants of the delegation will have the opportunity to meet important key personalities of the startup and tech-scene in the US. In last year’s edition, this included high-ranking representatives from Google, Uber, Microsoft, Samsung, Tumblr, RTL/n-tv, Sony, ESPN, Union Square Ventures, MasterCard, BMW i Ventures, Tudor, FirstMark Capital and many more. Moreover, we will include investors in the program to share their knowledge and to discover innovations in the different industries.

Conditions of participation

Only startups from Start Alliance partner cities (London, Paris, Shanghai, Tel Aviv, Berlin) can apply. The product has to be already on the market and you have been accepted to participate at Startupnight 2017.


Apply now for the pitch by email to with the subject “NYC HERE WE COME” and answer the following questions:

  • Why should you win the ticket to the USA?

  • What makes your product or service so special?

  • Are you active in any other markets except Germany?