September 7, 2022 – 6 to 8 pm, CEsT

North & South America Contest

The Inter.national! Startup Contest is a pitch competition that consists of five regional contests all around the world. The contests are organized by the Chambers of Industry and Commerce (IHK) and the German Chambers of Commerce Abroad (AHK). The following countries/regions may participate:

Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Uruguay, USA

6.00 pM
Welcoming and Introduction
by representatives of the Chambers of Industry and Commerce, Ministry of Economic Affairs, Industry, Climate Action and Energy of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia, NRW.Global Business and NRW.BANK
6.15 pM
Startup Pitches
Each startup has got only three minutes to pitch their business idea in front the audience and a professional jury consisting of industry experts and institutions. After every pitch there is time for three minutes Q&A.

Enjoy pitches from: (to be continued)

(tbc) from Argentina

ProHauser from Brazil

egreen Limited from Chile

FLOKZU from Uruguay

Green Boom from the USA
7.00 pM
Networking Session
We will do two Breakout Sessions with you. Get to know the presenting startups and exchange ideas with other viewers from all over the world.
7.30 pM
Announcement of the winners
Be excited which startups from North and South America are going to get the ticket to the final of the Start.up! Germany Tour to enjoy it on site!
moderation
Moderated by
Nick Neidl, Chamber of Industry and Commerce Dortmund
Jury
Members of the Jury
Dr. Kathrin Bischoff, Policy Advisor for Innovation Markets in Asia and North America at Ministry of Economic Affairs, Industry, Climate Action and Energy of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia

Justus Schünemann, Financial & funding adviser at NRW.BANK

Katharina Wieland, Head of Business Unit Western Europe at NRW.Global Business

Dirk Kanngiesser, International Tech Executive/Investor (US/Germany), Co-founder TU capital GmbH, Former Co-Founder and CEO of the German Accelerator
Registration