GEC+Taipei X Taiwan Tech Arena


Taiwan Tech Arena (TTA) has partnered with the GEC+ Taipei 2018 event for its entrepreneurship competition, GEC+ Startup Pitch Program. We will be hosting the competition’s preliminary pitch on the 27th and a networking event, Taiwan Night, on the 28th. We welcome interested teams to enter the competition and everyone to come to Taiwan Night!

9/27 Preliminary Pitch

In line with the topics of GEC+ Taipei 2018, we welcome teams from the AI+IoT, AR/VR/MR, Big Data, Blockchain, Cloud, and Digital-Health industries to participate.


  • Time: 10:00-18:00, 27 September 2018
  • Location: Taiwan Tech Arena
  • 30 minutes per team: 6 mins pitch + 20 mins discussion + 4 mins Q&A
    • Pitch to Peer Advisory Board (5 Angels or Mentors per board)
    • Finalist: Select 3~5 teams per group (at least 1/2 are foreign teams)

9/28 Final Pitch

  • Time: 14:00-17:00, 28 September 2018
  • Location: TICC
  • 10 minutes per team: Pitch and Q&A
    • Pitch to 7 judges


  • Golden Prize (up to 6 teams):
    • USD$20,000 to relocate to Startup Terrace in Taipei, Taiwan
    • Three years free stay at Startup Terrace
    • One month free working space at Taiwan Tech Arena
  • Finalist Prize:
    • One year free and two and a half years or move in Startup Terrace
    • One month free working space at Taiwan Tech Arena

9/28 GEC+ Taipei X Taiwan Night

To facilitate cooperation between countries in the APAC region and to drive the development of the entrepreneurial ecosystem, Taiwan Night provides a great opportunity for guests to meet and connect with Taiwanese deep tech startups.
If you are an investor, entrepreneur, or industry professional, you definitely don’t want to miss this chance to expand your network and discover business opportunities with Taiwan startups! RSVP to join Taiwan Night!