AI & Blockchain Challenge 2018

AI & Blockchain Challenge @ Scale (11 May, San Francisco)

The 6th Annual GVF Top 25 of the best AI & Blockchain tech startups present solutions and meet corporate partners.

RSVP Deadline: 15 April 2018 (

Corporates that want to source, partner, invest in and buy disruptive solutions in smart tech domains.

Apply for this Challenge

Invited & GVF Alumni Registration

2018 Tech Advisors

Adobe, ServiceNow, Samsung Ventures, GE Ventures, SoftwareAG, IBM Ventures 

Solution areas of interest

  • Cloud AI: Customer Care, Sales/Marketing, Data Privacy & GDPR, Voice, Image and Text, Fake News, Augmented Skills, AI for Training & HR
  • Blockchain & Post ICO: Platforms & Vertical Solutions
  • Industry 4.0: Advanced Manufacturing, Robotics, Edge Computing, Autonomous vehicles 

Benefits for Startups

  • Meet future clients and partners – United Airlines, Disney, Apple
  • Finding pilot projects or revenue share deals – Cisco, Accenture
  • Meet future exit partners – SAP, FB, Microsoft, Gartner
  • Know-how exchange with other CXOs 
  • UC Berkeley & Stanford networks

Invited Scale-ups profile

  • Already successfully worked with corporate clients
  • At least 500K euro in funding or 250K euro ARR (below 20m ARR)
  • 10-250 employees
  • 1- 8 years old
  • Veteran management team

Startups commitment (if selected & confirmed)

  • Present during the event
  • Travel & accommodation costs if outside San Francisco

Pictured: Venture Partner Christopher ‘Che’ Mott @ Smart Tech Cluster Global Venture Lab. June 2017.

2018 Hyperloop & Gateway Partners