COMEUP 2020 invites foreign startups to participate in a virtual pitching program and showcase their products and technologies to international and local investors.

COMEUP 2020 is one of the Korea’s biggest startup conferences, and is scheduled to take place online and offline at DDP (Dongdaemun Desing Plaza), in Seoul South Korea from the 19th to 21st of November 2020. The program is supported by the Korean government Ministry of SMEs and Startups (MSS). 

The program “COMEUP Online Startup Pitch” will select 120 startups this year from a wide range of fields, e.g. Robotics, Al, Digital Healthcare Environment, Commerce to Entertainment and more. The program is part of K-Startup Korea week. 

COMEUP 2020 conference will feature pitching competitions with potential investors, VCs, large corporates such as Sequoia Capital, Kakao Ventures, Mirae Holdings, Samsung and many other professionals and media outlets.

Here are some of the benefits for international startups:

  • Support for IR pitching education and IR video production (included: filming, editing, subtitles)
  • Meeting-matching with global investors
  • Display of IR video during COMEUP conference
  • Opportunity for domestic and international media exposure
  • Award ceremony by public votes
  • Networking opportunity with late stage startups

Registration period: 24th July to 23rd August 2020 (GMT+9).

Please note ALL applicants must submit company promo or IR video URL (max. 3 min).

Selectees will be announced by the 2nd week of September (Selected startups will be individually notified with future schedule)

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