After combing by means of 1000’s of startups from all over the world, TechCrunch is thrilled to announce the 2023 Startup Battlefield 200 — our invitation-only cohort of game-changing early-stage startups. TechCrunch will host these promising founders at TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco, on September 19–21.
Final yr, we expanded the Startup Battlefield to match the tempo of technological innovation throughout geographies and industries. Our purpose? Choose the game-changing startups probably to have a optimistic impression on the world — and invite them to exhibit at Disrupt 2023.
Our thesis proved true once more this yr. We opened functions for SB 200 final April and obtained actually 1000’s of functions from across the globe. Every utility was reviewed quite a few occasions by the TechCrunch editorial workforce. The batch this yr gave us a wonderful snapshot of the place the early-stage trade is headed.
Whereas AI took an apparent lead in functions, chosen firms stand to disrupt biotech, healthcare, local weather tech and even some “crappy” startups. The volatility of world monetary markets drove innovation within the fintech area. Every chosen firm receives a complimentary exhibition area, entry to pitch trainings, masterclasses, non-public receptions, mentorship alternatives, VC workplace hours and extra!
We’re thrilled to introduce you to the Startup Battlefield 200, class of 2023. They characterize the important entrepreneurial expertise — huge concepts, arduous work, and difficult conversations and, man, can they hustle.
Make sure you e-book your go to TechCrunch Disrupt 2023 to fulfill these startups and discover all the subsequent huge waves in tech proper right here.
When you’re focused on studying extra concerning the Startup Battlefield competitors, choice course of and coaching, hearken to Inside Startup Battlefield for extra data.