Austin, June 14, 2016

Cream of the Austin Startup Crop

TechCrunch’s legendary meetup + pitch-off event is coming to Austin! Join us for beer, good conversation, and a battle to the death to see which entrepreneurs can dazzle and excite the judges in under sixty seconds. And whether you’re an investor, entrepreneur, dreamer or tech enthusiast, we want to see you at the event so we can grab a beer and hear your thoughts. Come one, come all. It’s sure to be a night to remember.


Palm Door on Sixth
508 E 6th Street
Austin, TX 78701

The Basics

We’ll select approximately 10 great Austin-based startups to explain to our panel of VCs and TechCrunch editors why their startup is awesome in 60 seconds or less. You’ll be competing for an opportunity to attend our flagship event TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco on September 12-14.

First Place

A table in Startup Alley at TechCrunch Disrupt SF

Second Place

Two tickets to attend TechCrunch Disrupt SF

Third Place

One ticket to attend TechCrunch Disrupt SF

Pitch-off applications are now closed. Find out who will take home top honors at the meetup – get your tickets here.


Tuesday, June 14

    All times PST
  • 6:00 PM

    Doors Open

  • 7:00 PM

    Pitch-Off Competition Kicks Off

  • 8:00 PM

    Winners Announced

  • 8:15 PM




You must be 21+ to attend this event.