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Webseries Startup Award 2018.

Our annual Startup Award for female entrepreneurs is back! In its fourth year and counting, we're offering promising startups the opportunity to pitch their company in front of a jury of experts, investors, advisers, and members of the press. The winner will receive expert advice from professionals for a year, have the chance to meet myriad potential investors and enjoy a business trip to Hong Kong.

Follow the journey of the Start-ups towards the finals for 2018.

Episode 6

Semi-Finals The Experts

Check out our incredible jury from the Startup Award Semi-Finals sharing their feedback and advice.

Episode 5

Semi-Finals Battle of 11

Meet the Startup Award Semi-Finalists and follow the #StartupAward18 journey with our online web series!

Episode 4

Semi-Finals

On September 24th, the 11 semi-finalist startups battled it out for one of the three finalist spots.

Each of three finalists will now create their own personal TEDtalk and deliver it on the TEDxAmsterdamWomen main stage December 6th!

Episode 3

The Judges

As we get closer to the Semi-Finals of the #StartupAward18 - follow along with our online web series! Watch Episode 3 The Judges.

Episode 2

The Startups

As we get closer to the Semi-Finals of the #StartupAward18 - follow along with our online web series! Watch Episode 2 The Startups.

Episode 1 

Pre-Selection 

On Monday September 3rd, 25 selected startups had the opportunity to pitch their idea to a six-member jury at the Circl ABN AMRO. During the day, various workshops were hosted by our partners. At the end of the day, we announced which 11 Startups received a spot in the Semi Finals.

Webseries Startup Award 2017.

Follow the journey of the Start-ups towards the finals of the Startup Award 2017. Get inspired to join in 2018!
Watch the online episodes now.

Episode 4 

Just a few days until the Grand Finale of the Startup Award! 
On September 25th, three finalists were chosen; Lotte Leufkens, Anke Kuik, Manon van Essen. Each will create their own personal TEDtalk and deliver it on the prestigious TEDxAmsterdamWomen stage November 2nd.

The past couple of weeks the finalists were busy with preparing for the Grand Finale. Curious about their personal stories?

Episode 3 

Semi Finals Startup Award TEDxAmsterdamWomen 
On September 25th, 12 female Startups held a 5-minute pitch in front of 120 guests and 8 jury members.

3 finalists have made it to the Grande Finale. Each will create their own personal TEDtalk and deliver it on the prestigious TEDxAmsterdamWomen stage November 2nd!

Episode 2 

Recap first selection round Startup Award 
On September 1st, 25 entrepreneurs took the stage and had the opportunity to pitch their idea in front of a jury of specialists, investors, press and consultants. After careful deliberation, ten Startups made it through to the next round and 2 received a wildcard!

During the second half of the day, 12 Startups attended workshop sessions given by corporate professionals. Want to get a real impression of the day? Watch Episode 2 now!

Episode 1 

First round: Pitch Day 
On September 1st, 25 entrepreneurs had the opportunity to pitch their idea in front of a jury of specialists, investors, press and consultants. It was their chance to showcase their ideas, garner feedback, and generate awareness.

Ten Startups have made it to the next round. Two Startups received a wildcard and one of them will be still in the game…