Startup Pitch Competitions

IBC 2022-23 will bring together top line start-up innovations and ideas converging on a single platform. Here is your opportunity to compete with the best projects, showcase your ideas and network with top industry players.


20 global Startup competitions in 5 years - Resulting in 1000 Startups in emerging tech

IBC 2022-23 Startup Pitch Competitions Agenda

4 Startup Pitch Competitions

Startup Pitch Competition 1

Startup Pitch Competition 2

Startup Pitch Competition 3

Startup Pitch Competition 4

Our Mentors and jurors

Pavel Hilman


Omri Lachman

Cofounder and CEO,

Alex Smirnov

Co-founder and Project Lead,

Martin B

IQ Labs

Andrey Nayman

Founder and CEO,
Magic Square

Ashok Ranadive

Director of Professional Services,

Uri Ferruccio

VP for Business Development,

Hartej Sawhney

Founder and CEO,

Chris Lavery

Chief Financial Officer,
Ava Labs

H.E. Gabriel Abed

Ambassador of Barbados to UAE

Jagadeesh Prasad Vegi

Blockchain Architect , UAE Trade Connect

Chennakesavan Selvaraju

Blockchain Researcher, goharness

Vijay Bawra

Director, Startup Innovation, T-Hub

Sugandh Rakha

Principal Product Manager, ServiceNow

Kartikey Kashyap

Blockchain Consultant , KPMG India

Dharmen Dhulla

Global Lead, Blockchain Practice, Tech Mahindra

Shveta Verma Nagraj

Design Evangelist, Microsoft

Prasanna Lohar


Col Inderjeet Singh

Chief Cyber Officer, Vara Associates

Sharat Chandra

Vice President, EarthId

Srinivas Mahankali

Chief Business Officer, SecureKloud Technologies

Avneesh Bhatnagar

Senior Principal Product Manager, ServiceNow

Ramesh Swaminathan

Director Product Management, Informatica

Mukesh Marodia

Product Manager, Google

Laura Weindorf

Genesis Validator and Investor, SCG Ventures

Rachit Srivastava

Solidity Developer, Nethermind

Simon Bogdanowicz

Founder, Catalyst Global

Jeffrey Elliott

Head of Community Marketing, CUDOS

Jeff J Hunter

Founder, Virtual Assistants

Sumit Manocha

Ex-Senior Manager, HPCL

Vladimir Velmeshev

Partner, Kosmos Ventures

Yara Elder

Event Marketing, Mailchimp

Prasanth Kalangi

Founder, RealtoApps

Zach Miller

Marketing Coordinator, Popcorn

Maud Honner

Associate Director, Wachsman

Kim Savul

Founder, HELIX

Sasha Tsiatsera

Director, BlockFi

Bryce Gilleland

CEO, Asha Capital Partners

Delz Erinle

Founder, Astra Metaverse

Tim Martinez

Founder, The Inside Man

Igor Bershadsky

Head Of Client Relations, Hacken Cybersecurity Services

Jack B.

Product Marketing Lead, Input Output (IOHK)

Oliver Gilbey

Blockchain Developer Relations Lead, Cudo

Lisa Rubin

Fintech Associate (Blockchain), Paul Hastings

Alex Rusnak

Co-founder, Proxima

Anitha Vadavatha

Co-Founder & Managing Partner, AB Plus Ventures

CJ Hetherington

Co-Founder, Atlantis World

Conrad Brown

Account Executive, Embroker

Constantin Kogan

Co-Founder, GamesPa

Samir Bandali

Chief Business Development Officer,

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