Get to know the next opportunities powered by 100 Open Startups platform. Leading corporations and attractive startups together using the most impactful corporate-startup engagement tool to make business connections that matter.
How to attract the Big Companies?
How good is your reputation on your startup and innovation community?
Apply for one of the Grand Challenges proposed and indicate challenges, contexts and prizes you got to the finals. If you are starting now, submit your proposal and receive feedbacks from entrepreneurs and other feeders of your startup community and others worldwide.
What the market thinks about your solution?
The better your reputation is rated in the previous step the more attention your startup will get from Corporate Executives Network of the movement. At this stage your startup will be evaluated and will receive as many feedbacks from the market as you can get.
Do investors agree with your nomination to be here?
Present your startup in one of the Innovation Capitals and convince investors your startup is “the next big thing”. The selection for pitch is 30 days before each Capital event, check the dates in the map.
100 most attractive startups and large corporations get together.
During the Open Innovation Week selected startups and senior executives date to discuss partnerships, investments, contracts and other ways to implement their innovative solutions together
Ranking 100 Open Startups.
The results from these encounters generate the annual 100 Open Startups Ranking heavily appraised by investors and covered by media.
Does your company want to be a part of this movement?
Corporate Network of Executives
Connect and be evaluated by business executives from these organizations:
Get to know the global challenges proposed by leading corporations open to engaging with startups. Choose the challenge that your startup fits better and be a protagonist of the solution.
OPEN CORPS CHALLENGES.
Check the opportunities from the corporations opened to co-create with startups solutions to their challenges.
RANKING 100 OPEN STARTUPS
100 Open Startups Ranking features the most attractive startups according to the corporate market over the period of one year. Attractiveness is measured through objective criteria, specifically related to business relations established by startups and large companies.
The 100 Open Startups 2018 Ranking was published on July 4th, 2018, at an event in São Paulo-Brazil with a keynote from Prof. Saras Sarasvathy. Watch the event video and see the photos
WHAT'S HAPPENING RIGHT NOW.
LARGE COMPANIES CONNECTED
LOOK WHO IS TALKING ABOUT US.
100 Open startups in India is an initiative that can really help foster proactive collaboration between start-ups and the corporate sector. This symbiotic exchange of ideas and knowledge helps companies gain from knowledge on new technologies and products, cultural refresh, exposure to new talent and innovative opportunities to collaborate. Start-ups also stand to gain from industry expertise through coaching & mentoring and leveraging opportunities for incubation of great ideas to fully funded, commercialized solutions. 3M is proud to be a founding member of the 100 Open Startups in India initiative and is keen to witness its progress in building a strong start-up ecosystem in India.
Ninad Gadgil, 3M India
Enterprise connect is a big challenge for startups and Open Startups is providing an excellent platform to solve this. It was great being part of the Bangalore event. We got instant access to a lot of relevant businesses and are looking forward to work closely with Open Startups initiative.
Rohit Agarwal, Ikarus Technology
100 openstartups are actually helping the emerging start-ups in various geographies to understand what big companies are indeed interested. This is indeed an excellent platform for both big companies as well as small entrepreneurs who aspires to see a big vision.
Chedarampet Karthikeyan, Dow Chemicals
Access new resources connecting with large corporations and be part of the 100 Open Startups Ranking.
EXECUTIVES AND PROFESSIONALS.
Meet, monitor and contribute with startups of your expertise and interest.