STARTUP WORLD CUP Startup World Cup is a global event where startups from around the world will be coming to San Francisco to battle for a US $1,000,000 grand prize in investment. Startup World Cup is partnering with some of world’s largest conferences and tech events to host 16 regional startup competitions in 13 different countries across 6 continents - North America, South America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Oceania. The goal of Startup World Cup is to create innovation and entrepreneurship opportunities for startup ecosystems all over the world. Entrepreneurs from many different countries will be able to use the Startup World Cup platform to build great companies and improve the possibilities for themselves. GRAND FINALE Startup World Cup Grand Finale will feature keynotes, panels, and a pitch competition of 16 qualifying startups. It will be held on March 24th, 2017 at San Francisco Marriott Marquis. AGENDA Agenda will be announced soon. STARTUP WORLD CUP SPEAKERS/JUDGES More speakers & judges will be announced soon. HOTEL DISCOUNT Please reserve your Marriott Marquis hotel rooms from the link below to receive a special group rate. (Discount expires on March 2nd, 2017) http://goo.gl/RJZe86 TRANSPORTATION TO VENUE We would recommend taking public transportation, Uber, Lyft, or taxi. Alternatively, you could walk a block from Powell Street exit off MUNI or BART. Parking Valet parking at the hotel will be limited. We would recommend parking at SFMTA Fifth & Mission Parking Garage. https://www.sfmta.com/getting-around/parking/parking-garages/fifth-mission-yerba-buena-garage Please note that all sales are final. Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferrable. For more information, please check out the Startup World Cup website at www.startupworldcup.io.