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THE MARKETPLACE FOR BUSINESS READY STARTUPS DURING CONNECTECHASIA

Elevating Founders is the virtual marketplace at the heart of ConnectTechAsia and the perfect place to connect with investors, partners and media.

THE PERKS OF BEING HAND-PICKED FOR ELEVATING FOUNDERS ASIA


MEET INVESTORS
MEET INVESTORS

Meet world-renowned investors and VCs and secure funding for your startup or scaleup at the virtual event.

SHOWCASE YOUR PRODUCT OR SERVICE
SHOWCASE YOUR PRODUCT OR SERVICE

Our virtual startup pods allow you to showcase your product and services to our engaged audience and chat with partners, media,  investors, and customers.

BE A PART OF CONNECTECHASIA
BE A PART OF CONNECTECHASIA

ConnectTechAsia connects 35,000+ international attendees with innovative technologies and solutions driving business transformation. Elevating Founders is the perfect platform within the ConnecTechAsia ecosystem to showcase your business.


PITCH OFF COMPETITION
PITCH OFF COMPETITION

Where startups pitch their products and businesses to an audience of industry leaders, investors, and press, judged by an expert panel, specifically selected for expert startup and scaleup knowledge.

CREATING CONNECTIONS
CREATING CONNECTIONS

Our AI driven platform enables you to easily find the contacts most relevant to you. We recommend the people to connect with, based on interests, industry and personal or company profile.

POWERED BY FOUNDERS FORUM
POWERED BY FOUNDERS FORUM

This year Elevating Founders is proud to be backed by Founders Forum, a private network of the world's leading digital and technology entrepreneurs. Stay tuned for more information soon on our exciting partnership!

DO YOU FIT THE CRITERIA FOR ELEVATING FOUNDERS ASIA?

Applications for the exclusive and limited free spaces at Elevating Founders Asia are open to the best-in-class startups and scaleups that the Singapore ecosystem has to offer. Each application will be judged by the ConnecTechAsia and Founders Forum leadership teams. 

Successful startups and scaleups from Singapore will be rewarded with virtual exhibition space at Elevating Founders and a spot to pitch your product or service to judges including ConnecTech Asia ambassadors, leading corporate and private investors/VCs and leading enterprises at the forefront of digital transformation.


Startup Criteria
Startup Criteria
  • Seed level of funding under £5 million
  • 1-10 employees
  • Under 3 years in business
Scaleup Criteria
Scaleup Criteria
  • Series A level of funding under £15 million
  • 10+ employees
  • 20% YOY revenue growth over 3 years

2019 Startups