The Tech5 showcases the hottest young scale-ups in 20 European countries based on their performance, growth, and potential. Criteria include notable investment rounds, team growth, media coverage and social impact. The top-5 of each country will be invited for the Founders Day during TNW Conference.
On May 8th 2019, a day before TNW Conference, Founders Day will take place in Amsterdam. This day will reunite Tech5 alumni, top-tier investors, influencers, global press, and of course the 100 Tech5 companies to network and enjoy a full day of celebration. During Founders Day, the community will vote for the hottest European company of the year, which will be celebrated during an intimate award ceremony.
On May 9-10, all 100 companies are invited to join TNW Conference V.I.P style. This means you'll be invited to exclusive events and we look for opportunities to include you in the content program of the conference.
In order to apply for the Tech5 you have to meet the following criteria: Note: Every participant is requested to put a placeholder in their calendar on the 8th, 9th and 10th of May, 2019, for attending Founders Day and TNW Conference 2019.
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