Week program 2017

September 18-22

University Startup World Cup identifies the very best startups from around the world! This is the startups’ opportunity to boost their business, engage with investors and be inspired by startups from all over the world! We’ll have +70 teams from more than 30 countries participating.

The 2017 Timetable 

 More details will be added

September 18

Welcome & Pitch Training

– Welcome from Human Shojaee, CEO of Venture Cup

– Tour of the facilities and surroundings of Venture Cup’s office

– Networking and mingling at Copenhagen School of Entrepreneurship (CSE)

– Pitch training

– Best advice from Venture Cup’s mentors

September 19

Future Workforce Design

– Meet Danish companies and startups

– Learn about the Danish startup ecosystem

– Share best practices

– Come up with innovative solutions to the challenges of prominent companies

September 20

USWC Expo at High Tech Summit

12:15 – 13:00 USWC Expo – Meet  university startups all over the world

13:00 – 13:30 – Speaker Michael Hochholzer

13:30 – 14:00 Launch of Venture Cup + Peter Goranson

14:00 – 15:30 Pitch Battle for Nordtek

15:30 – 15:50 – Sofa Talk – Future of Work with Michael Hochholzer

15:50 – Announcement of Nordtek Pitch Battle Winner

16:00 – 18:00 Flash Mentoring

September 21


The event will take place at ITU (IT University of Copenhagen)

– All finalist teams will be pitching to a jury panel during the day (4 min pitch + 10 min Q&A)

September 22

Final Award Show

– Overall winner of the University Startup World Cup and $25,000 is announced

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Video from USWC 2016