16 selected startups

After receiving 90 candidacies from 32 countries, the judging committee has selected 16 projects that will make their online pitch at WFS Live in front of the jury members.

Areas of competition

Team & player performance

Business insights & analytics

Smart & immersive facilities

Fan engagement & experience

Media platforms

Generation of sponsorship

eSports, emerging sports, virtual currencies & betting

Mitigation of pandemics & public health

CALENDAR

May 14, 2020

Application opens

June 21, 2020

Application closes

June 29, 2020

Selection announcement

July 9, 2020

Online pitch at WFS Live

July 27, 2020

Finalists announcement

September 23 & 24, 2020

Live pitch at WFS20

Jury members

Network Partners

Past winners

Héctor Prieto, CEO of YBVR, winner of the 2018 WFS StartCup

“The WFS Startcup by GSIC worked wonders for us! A lot of good things came out of it”

Héctor Prieto, CEO of YBVR, winner of the 2018 WFS StartC