Following the success of the GITEX Future Stars Supernova Challenge, the world’s third largest startup pitch fund, the challenge now turns its attention to AI startups from all over the world.

Applications to the Ai Everything Supernova Challenge are now closed.

Check out the AI Startups from all over the world battle it out for fame, glory and the USD $100,000 prize pool!

  • When: Tuesday, 30 April; 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
  • Where: The Central

SHOW ME THE MONEY

$100,000 PRIZE POOL
$100,000 PRIZE POOL
What’s in it for you aside from fame, glory and prestige? How about a $100,000 cash prize pool? Four winners will be selected to win the following prizes:

  • 1st place: $50,000
  • 2nd place: $25,000
  • 3rd place: $15,000
  • 4th place: $10,000

Application Guidelines

EVALUATION CRITERIA
EVALUATION CRITERIA
Our judges will evaluate your pitch on the following criteria from a scale of 1 to 5:

  • Level of innovation: Originality of the idea
  • Potential: Longevity, actualisation and profitability
  • Team: Core members and how they aim to make your startup successful
  • Functionality: Ease of usability
  • Goodness: Impact of your product on social, cultural and/or environmental issues

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
The AI Supernova Challenge is open to ALL startups. You do NOT need to be an exhibitor to apply.

However, all startups entering the challenge must meet the following criteria:

  • At the most 5 years of age
  • Must have an AI-driven product, service or solution
  • Must have a scalable business solution around Artificial Intelligence

VIDEO ENTRY CRITERIA
VIDEO ENTRY CRITERIA
All applicants must submit a URL to their video application. Below are the guidelines:

  • Video must be a maximum of 3 minutes
  • Video must be uploaded to YouTube or Vimeo
    • Note: We are not accepting video files, only URLs to videos hosted on a YouTube or Vimeo channel
  • Video does not need to be animated nor require any significant production value – a good-quality camera on a mobile phone is sufficient: it can be a ‘selfie-style’ video with one or several team member(s) addressing the guiding questions below or a PPT video

VIDEO CONTENT GUIDELINES
VIDEO CONTENT GUIDELINES
Your application video must cover the following topics:

  • Can you quickly summarize what your company does?
  • What is the problem you are looking to solve and what is the role of artificial intelligence technologies in your product/solution?
  • What is the size of your market?
  • What is the size of your team?
  • What do your customers need and why?
  • What is your sales and distribution model?
  • What are you trying to accomplish?
  • How much are you looking to raise?
  • What will you use your money on?