Apply To Pitch – Silicon Dragon NY 2018

June 18, 2018 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
757 3rd Ave.
757 3rd Ave
New York, NY 10017

APPLY TO PITCH by June 1, 2018

12 Founders Selected to Pitch Will Receive

– Opportunity to pitch your startup to 2 top VCs in NYC:
Brian Cohen, Chairman of NY Angels
Jim Robinson, General Partner, RRE Ventures

– Videos and photos of your pitch on stage before audience of 200+ investors, entrepreneurs and founders
– Media coverage
–  3 complimentary event tickets to Silicon Dragon NY 2018
– Pitch coaching by Silicon Dragon team at rehearsal

Top 2 Founders in New York Win
– Jam-packed trip to Beijing, August 9-12, 2018
– Investor meetings, startup tour sights, and invitation to our partner’s conference
–  Travel subsidy of $800, hotel and meals for 3-4 days
–  Opportunity to compete in Beijing for global championship
–  Up to $200,000 in prize money and grants plus office space
–  Opportunity to enter into a leading accelerator program in NY

You Qualify To Enter If
– You are the founder(s) of a startup that is less than 3 years old
–  You seek seed financing, or Series A funding
– Your company is in technology, finance, modern services, cultural creativity, social entrepreneurship.
– Your founding team has an interest in China business opportunities
–  Your startup has some traction with revenues and/or customers
– Founder or co-founder is available to rehearse and pitch June 18 and to Beijing Aug. 9-12

To apply to pitch your startup, fill in the form  completely here:

1. Full name and contact details of founder (s): email, phone, WeChat
2. Startup address:
3. Startup url:
4. Social media IDs:
5. Year startup founded:
6. Financing status: (family & friends, seed, series A)
7. 1 sentence description of startup’s key business
8. 1 sentence description of startup’s innovation and why it will succeed in the market

Our team will contact you directly by email if you have been selected to pitch.  You must fill in all questions on the form to be considered.  Good luck!

Questions? Please contact Harmony at

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