SUBMISSION PROCESS

  1. JOIN INTERFACEHEALTH.COM
  2. REGISTER YOUR ENTRY
  3. ADD VIDEO AND PITCH

SUBMIT ENTRY BY MIDNIGHT PST JUNE 30, 2017.

Read the rules and eligibility criteria before you enter the challenge.

VIEW PROCESS AND KEY DATES

Hundreds of startups from North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Middle East, Africa and Australia will submit their application.

Only the Top 10 finalists – chosen in four stages by accelerators from around the world, member voting, a panel of international industry experts, and select sponsors – will be invited to our 6th annual summit in Vancouver, Canada on Oct. 16-17.

They will compete for a share of over $100,000 in cash and services, a unique opportunity to partner with global brands, and access to $$millions in potential investments from top VC’s from Silicon Valley, Canada, Europe, China and elsewhere.

PROCESS + KEY DATES

MAY 1 - JUN 30: REGISTRATION OPEN

  • Sign up www.interfacechallenge.com
  • Submit your pitch (PPT, Keynote, PDF). Remember: you’re competing against some of the world’s best.
  • Submit video. Tell us why you deserve to be part of #IHCX2017 in 2 minutes or less. Show your creativity and story-telling talent. Here’s a good example.
  • Registration closes: JUNE 30

JUL 1 - 14: ACCELERATOR JURY SELECTS TOP 100 (QUALIFIERS)

  • A jury representing partner accelerators from around the world reviews the pitches and videos of all entrants.
  • Entrants may be asked for further information to help choose our TOP 100 qualifiers.
  • TOP 100 announced by July 14.

JUL 15 - 31: MEMBERS VOTE TOP 50 (QUARTER-FINALS)

  • Our members have two weeks to select the TOP 50.
  • Dashboard will show voting and results in real time.
  • Play hard. Don’t cheat. Have fun.
  • Each member has three votes. Social media goes nuts.
  • TOP 50 announced by July 31.

AUG 1 - 15: INDUSTRY JURY SELECTS TOP 25 (SEMI-FINALS)

  • Top 50 are introduced to the industry judges
  • Industry judges review pitches and videos via the Internet
  • TOP 25 announced by August 15.

AUG 16 - 31: SPONSORS JURY SELECTS TOP 10 (FINALS)

  • Top 25 are introduced to the sponsor judges.
  • Sponsor judges review pitches and videos via the Internet.
  • TOP 10 announced by Aug. 31.

AUG 31: TOP 10 ANNOUNCED

  • TOP 10 are selected and announced at a special event in Vancouver.
  • TOP 10 get invited to Interface Health Global Summit, Oct. 16-17.
  • Preparations and training for the Grand Finale starts.

OCT 16 - 17: GRAND FINALE + AWARDS SHOW AT INTERFACE SUMMIT

  • Top 10 present in front of an international jury and investors.
  • $100K in prizes in cash, in-kind services and media promo.
  • 2017 INTERFACE Health Global Summit, Vancouver Convention Centre.

Note: Timelines and locations subject to change. Prizes in Canadian dollars.