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Robot Launch 2015

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Silicon Valley Robotics and Robohub are looking for robotics startups with innovative technologies and strong business models.

Show us your prototype! Sell us on your vision!

We are also looking for startups with software, sensors and components for robotics, that can be demonstrated on existing robot platforms.

Startups will be assessed by a team of experienced venture investors and robotics entrepreneurs, providing valuable feedback to everyone.

There is a prize pool of >$100,000 with grand prize of >$5,000 plus courtesy of our sponsors: Amazon, CSIRO, Siemens, Clearpath Robotics, SMBC, Robolution Capital, The Olander Company, Krtkl, iRobot, LaBarge Weinstein, WilmerHale, QUTbluebox, Silicon Valley Robotics and Robohub. Startups that reach the second round will be showcased on Robohub for our Reader's Favorite award.

To be eligible your startup must be <5 years old with <$2 million in funding to date. Applications consist of a 60 second video and a short questionnaire. 

Last year, we had 75 entrants from 19 different countries. The winning startups received funding and are growing rapidly. We are still looking for more judges, sponsors and prizes: 2015 SVR Robot Launch Startup Competition Sponsorship