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2013 Innotribe Startup Challenge: dates and locations announced

Published on 11 Feb 2013

The Innotribe Startup Challenge provides the opportunity for many innovative players in the financial industry to share and exchange knowledge with senior decision-makers from financial institutions and early-stage investment firms.

This year's Startup Challenge is expected to attract hundreds of financial technology and service startups from all around the world. The competition will include three Regional Showcases in the United States, Asia and Europe. 15 companies will be selected and invited to Sibos in Dubai, the world's largest event for financial industry professionals. There, they will have the opportunity to meet with top-tier banks and financial institutions, and compete for a prize of $50,000.

Dates and locations for the 2013 Challenge are listed below:

  • London – 18 April 2013
  • Singapore – 16 May 2013
  • New York – 13 June 2013
  • Dubai, Grand Finale – 18 September 2013

Matteo Rizzi, co-founder of Innotribe, said: "The Startup Challenge in 2012 was a resounding success with more than 400 startups and intense participation from the financial industry. I'm delighted that Innotribe and the sponsors of the Startup Challenge are in the starting blocks for another exciting year." 

For more information, visit http://www.innotribestartup.com/ or follow the tribe on twitter @Innotribe.