Get in the Ring Kabul

Pitch on stage in Kabul and win a ticket to the Global Meetup!

ORGANIZED BY

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Afghanistan Center for Excellence (ACE)

LOCATION

Kabul , Afghanistan

DATE

Mar 29, 2018

2018-03-29 00:00:00 2018-03-29 00:00:00 Asia/Kabul Get in the Ring Kabul Pitch on stage in Kabul and win a ticket to the Global Meetup! Afghanistan Erwin Retel erwin.retel@gitr.co



Afghanistan Center for Excellence (ACE) in partnership with Roshan Telecom are organizing the first local event of Get in the Ring in Kabul. 


Get in the Ring is a platform for selection of startups and innovators to attend the Global Startup Competition on May 30th - June 1st, 2018 in Cascais, Portugal! 


Startups we are looking for
Get in the Ring is cross-industry. We live by the rule that the future is uncertain and innovation comes from areas you can't foresee.
Whether you are in robotics, software, agriculture or medtech for us it's all good. We do however have a preference for startups that are aiming to make a positive impact in this world.

Requirements Startups
Can you imagine yourself, standing in the ring, battling head-to-head, making fans and do you meet the requirements below? 
Then you're good to go!

  •  Innovative and scalable business idea/model
  •  Launched less than 7 years ago
  •  Pitch fluently in English

  • NEED GLOBAL EXPOSURE?

    Compete against thousands of startups globally, win awards, get exposure and connect with fans to scale up your business.

    PREVIOUS GLOBAL WINNERS


    Risparmo Super

    Global Winner Get in the Ring ’12


    EYEVERIFY

    Global Winner Get in the Ring ’13


    EFISHERY

    Global Winner Get in the Ring ’14


    LIK

    Global Lightweight Winner Get in the Ring ’15/’16


    BIODENCELL

    Global Middleweight Winner Get in the Ring ’15/’16


    DOT

    Global Heavyweight Winner Get in the Ring ’15/’16


    EDUPASS

    Global Lightweight Winner Get in the Ring ’16/’17


    HARGOL FOODTECH

    Global Middleweight Winner Get in the Ring ’16/’17


    LIFESENSE GROUP

    Global Heavyweight Winner Get in the Ring ’16/’17

    About this event

    Get in the Ring Kabul is a selection event for the Global Startup Competition of the Get in the Ring Foundation. This yearly pitch competition challenges you to show what you’ve got in an actual ring. Through 1-on-1 battles, you will compete for awards, a place in the Global Meetup and the attention of potential fans.

    ARE YOU READY TO GET IN THE RING?



    Program

    Participating in Get in the Ring is not only about winning the competition. Therefore we have a great program:





    Get ready

    Pitch Training

    Practice your pitch together with peers and get feedback from experts during these training sessions.

    Connect

    MATCHUPS

    Participate in one-on-one pre-matched speed dating sessions with investors and business leaders and discover business opportunities together.

    Compete

    SELECTION

    During the selection round you will pitch for a spot on the main stage of the selection event. You will have to pitch in front of an experienced jury and convince them why you should proceed to the next round.

    Compete

    BATTLES

    The highlight of every Get in the Ring event. During the award show the best startups will battle on the main stage, show what they’ve got and compete for the attention of potential fans and a ticket to the global final.

    Why participate
    For every participant we have great opportunities:


    Millions of fans
    Connect with potential fans such as investors, corporates, talent and experts involved
    Global exposure
    Get global exposure and contacts through a network in 100+ countries
    Pitch Perfect
    Participate in an exciting and educating process to perfectionize your pitch and get feedback from experts

    Global Meetup
    Win awards and a ticket to the final at the Global Meetup in Portugal in May 2018


    “This was a really amazing event, high energy, high impact and the stakes as an entrepreneur pitching have never been higher” - Justin Coetzee, Founder GoMetro

    Motivation

    Learning Goals