Global_Tech Summit hosts a Bulgarian regional competition for Startup World Cup

Startup World Cup partners with GTS to host a Bulgarian regional competition. The 2020 regional competition will be held on December 10 and 11, 2019 as a part of the annual GTS event in Sofia.

Startup World Cup is a global conference and competition with the goal of bridging startup ecosystems worldwide. It is organized by Pegasus Tech Ventures, a Silicon Valley-based multinational VC firm. There will be 40+ regional events across North America, South America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Australia, leading up to the Grand Finale in US Silicon Valley, where the global champion will be awarded a $1 million investment prize.

As part of the program, Startup World Cup Bulgaria Regional judges attend GTS and select a winner from the GTS Top 15, who represents Bulgaria at the Startup World Cup Grand Finale in San Francisco in May.

Startup Judges

Iva Abadjieva

Innovation Center Inc.

Eugene Pobegailo

Executive member Startup World Cup

Vessela Kalacheva

CEO Bulgarian Association for Information Technology

Boyko Takov

Executive Directory BSMEPA

Svetlin Nakov

Co-Founder SoftUni

Sinisha Djukic

General Manager Bosch Software Innovations

Momchil Elenkov

Telco & B2B Partnership Director Rakuten Viber

Mony Dochev

CTO Imperia Online JSC

Boyan Karpachev

Head Of Marketing WebGround

Daniela Ketenlieva

Managing Director Novinite Group

Ned Dervenkov

Vice-chairman of Board BESCO