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The Start-Up Stadium @ BIO World Congress provides high visibility to early-stage emerging GreenTech companies. During the sessions, 32 start-up companies across 7 sessions will share their new technologies and value proposition through formal 8-minute presentations followed by a 6-minute Q&A to an audience of investors, analysts and strategists from across the value chain.  

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What is GreenTech?

GreenTech refers to technology that is considered environmentally friendly based on its production process or supply chain. Start-Up Stadium is accepting applications from early-stage GreenTech companies based in one of the 6 industry categories below: 


Apply to Present

Presenting companies seeking investment and partnership opportunities will showcase their latest technological advancements to investors. Innovative GreenTech companies will be selected to participate in this program based on the following criteria:

  • Raised an initial funding round since inception
  • Previous business or competition experience desired, but not a requirement
  • Fewer than 20 full-time employees
  • Must have specific focus in GreenTech

For more information about the presentation requirements, download the Pitch Presentation Guidelines or click here to apply now.


2018 Participating Investment Firms

Akoya Captital, Chicago, IL

ARCH Venture PartnersChicago, IL

BASF Venture Capital, Cambridge, MA

BioCognito, Battle Ground, WA

BP Ventures, San Francisco, CA

Braemar Energy Ventures, New York, NY

Cargill, Inc., Minneapolis, MN

Emerald Technology Ventures, Toronto, Canada

Genoa Ventures, San Francisco, CA

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, Washington, DC

Marc IV, Kearney, MO

Spruce Capital Partners, San Francisco, CA

Sustainable Conversion Ventures, Sun Lakes, AZ

Tecton Captial Partners LLCSan Francisco, CA

Ultra Captial, San Francisco, CA

Xeraya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Example GreenTech Finalists from 2018

Biomere TechWorcestser, MA

DMC Biotechnologies, Inc., Boulder, CO

Global Bioengergies, France

Kalion, Inc.Milton, MA

Leaf Resources Limited, Australia

For Investors

Are you an investor interested in participating in Start-Up Stadium @ BIO World Congress 2019? Click here to learn more.