LIGHTNING ROUNDS APPLICATION

Submit your application to present at the WCIT-Armenia / The Yerevan Talks Lightning Rounds

Over 3 days, 15 companies and/or technologies will be showcased at the plenary session attended by 2,000 information and communications technology (ICT) leaders-CEOs and investors, policy makers and government officials, academics and technologists.

Companies and/or technologies showcased must demonstrate both Innovation and Global Applicability.

Each presenter will have 3 minutes.

We welcome presenters from around the world. The 15 presenters will be chosen by a jury of technologists, venture capitalists, and ICT experts and practitioners.

WCIT will host Lightning Rounds for the first time ever. WCIT2019 will award the winners by “Armenian Tech Community Prize”, in total amount of $105,000. Each day is going to have 5 participants and 2 winners: First place winner with the prize of $25K, and Second place winner with the prize of $10K. All six winners will be announced during the Closing Ceremony of WCIT2019 in Yerevan.

Questions? Kindly contact Emma Arakelyan at
[email protected].
The deadline is September 15, 2019.

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Email address *

The Basics

Your Name *
Your company, organization, or university *
Who are your key funders, institutional backers, or clients? *
Briefly describe your ICT company or technology (100 words max) *
What are you seeking to achieve by presenting at WCIT-Armenia/The Yerevan Talks? Check up to three.

Your Company or Technology

Who are your key founders and technologists? (max 200 words each) *
What makes your company or technology different or special? *
What is your business or distribution model? *
What successes, proof points, or sales have you achieved? What is your next milestone, and when do you expect to achieve it? *
Please provide links to your website *
Please upload your video presentation, PPT presentation and/or business plan

Your Contact Information

Your phone number (include country code) *
Your city and country *

Thank You for Your Submission!

We are reviewing submissions on a rolling basis and will contact you as a determination has been made.

Looking forward to seeing you in Yerevan!
* A copy of your responses will be emailed to the address you provided