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gear up for disrupt berlin’s startup battlefield and apply today

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gear up for disrupt berlin’s startup battlefield and apply today

one dozen days. that’s how much time you have left to apply for the startup battlefield at disrupt berlin 2017. if you want to introduce your early-stage company to the world, there’s no better place to do so than from the startup battlefield main stage. it’s the premier launching pad for startups, as battlefield alumni — like mint, dropbox, yammer and tripit — can attest.can competing in startup battlefield really launch your business? a quick look at the numbers shows that, as of february 2017, 648 companies that participated in a battlefield have raised $6.9 billion and generated a total of 95 exits. this is your opportunity to join their ranks.here’s how startup battlefield works. techcrunch selects anywhere between 15-30 of the top early-stage startups to vie for a $50,000 check and possession of the disrupt cup. and — some say this is the best part of competing in a battlefield — all participants will benefit from the global media exposure and investor networking opportunities.each team gets six minutes to pitch their company and to present a live product demo to the battlefield judges, who follow up immediately with a rigorous q&a. in addition to techcrunch editors, the panel of judges have included in the past names like eileen burbidge (passion capital), sonali de rycker (accel), roelof botha (sequoia capital) and carlos eduardo espinal (seedcamp).after the first round of pitches, the judges narrow the competing field to approximately 4-6 finalists. ...