The marketplace for business ready start-ups
The flagship programme for early stage start-ups with presence across the UK, Asia, and Africa’s leading tech festivals
About ELEVATING FOUNDERS
Spinning out of London Tech Week and Founders Forum, Elevating Founders is on a mission to empower future & early-stage founders focused on solving the world's biggest challenges.
Through our global programme, we enable high potential start-ups and scaleups exclusive access to curated investors and VCs across the world's leading tech festivals, including London Tech Week, Asia Tech X and Africa Tech Festival.
ELEVATING FOUNDERS PITCH-OFF
Seed and Series A start-ups pitching and showcasing as part of the world's biggest tech festivals.
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A community made for founders, investors, tech leaders and policymakers that are looking to change the world.
Sign up to our Founders Community and get the latest event updates to attend the biggest tech festivals around the world.
Elevating Founders in Numbers
of the UK's Highest Potential Start-ups and Scale-ups on Show
Investor and Start-up Meetings
Attendees Across Global Tech Festivals
By both Startups and Scaleups
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KEY REASONS TO GET INVOLVED WITH ELEVATING FOUNDERS
- Get your exhibition space at the biggest tech festivals
- Meet investors, VCs and secure funding at the event
- Compete in our Pitch-Offs, judged by experts in the industry and leading investors
- Meetings with the investors you've always wanted to meet
- Get the media and press coverage you've been looking for
- Win cash prices too!
- Access the UK's top Startups/Scaleups in Europe, Asia and Africa
- Save time with the complete Elevating Founders investor's handbook curated by our team
- 1-2-1 meetings with the startups/scaleups of your choice facilitated by us
- Attend the biggest tech festivals to meet with start-ups, policy-makers, tech and business leaders
- Witness the future of technology unfold at the Elevating Founders Pitch-Offs
- Experience the entire start-up ecosystem
- Fantastic networking opportunities