Brooklyn, March 1, 2016

Cream of the New York Startup Crop

TechCrunch’s legendary meetup + pitch-off event is coming back to New York! 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.


74 Wythe Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11249

The Basics

We’ll select approximately 10 great New York-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 New York on May 9-11.

First Place

A table in Startup Alley at TechCrunch Disrupt NY

Second Place

Two tickets to attend TechCrunch Disrupt NY

Third Place

One ticket to attend TechCrunch Disrupt NY

Think your startup has what it takes? Apply for a shot to pitch here.


Tuesday, February 23

  • Doors Open

  • Pitch-Off Competition Kicks Off

  • Winners Announced

  • Networking


You must be 21+ to attend this event.