Robotics Startup and Pitching Forum

New to RoboCup this year is the “Robotics Startup and Pitching Forum”, the business incubation and acceleration program exclusively for RoboCup Asia-Pacific 2017. The participants are cordially invited to join our forum to present your technologies to the prospect international investors and venture capitals. These topics should have at least reached proof-of-concept.

In this forum, there are two sessions for your team to present. Firstly, the “pitching” session is for individual teams to present their topics in overview to companies and investors. Its objective is to draw attention from the investors for further discussions in business matching session.

As the name suggest, the “business matching” session is dedicated for private discussions between a team and a prospect investor. The business matching session will be pre-arranged by the RCAP committee. However, after the “pitching” session, extra business matching session can be arranged upon requests between a team and an investor.

Also, a team of professional business incubators will provide a Private Business Coaching Session to support and iron out your business model before the actual pitching and business matching sessions begin.

Furthermore, special “Startup Competitions awards” will be given to topics with distinguish commercializable.

This forum is organized in parallel with the RoboCup competitions with the following agendas and conditions of participation.

Click Here to download the Robotics Startup and Pitching Forum participation form.

Date Agendas
7 / 12/ 17 End of registration and submission of pitching topics
14 / 12 /17 Private Business Coaching Session
(pre-booking is required after submission the pitching topics)
15 / 12 / 17 Pitching Day / Business Matching Session
16 / 12 /17 Pitching Day / Business Matching Session
17 / 12 / 17 Pitching Day / Business Matching Session
Registration Type Max. Pitching Topics Registration Fee Max. No. of Visitor in Competitions Max. No. of Banquet Participant
Team joining a competition 2 Already included in competition registration fee All team members All team members
Individual Participant 1 Free Participation 1 -