disrupt ny

  • Announcing the Startup Battlefield Scholarship Fund for Disrupt NY 2017

    Announcing the Startup Battlefield Scholarship Fund for Disrupt NY 2017

    After the success of the Startup Battlefield Scholarship Fund at Disrupt SF and Disrupt London, we are pleased to announce that we will once again be offering scholarships to Startup Battlefield companies at Disrupt NY 2017, taking place May 15-17. Startup Battlefield is TechCrunch Disrupt’s startup competition that takes place three times a year. Applications to participate in… Read More

  • International startups: sign up for a country pavilion at Disrupt NY

    International startups: sign up for a country pavilion at Disrupt NY

    Disrupt NY 2017 is just a few short months away. Soon, thousands of entrepreneurs, investors, innovators and other tech enthusiasts will make their way from around the world to Manhattan’s Pier 36 for the best startup show in the city that never sleeps. Will you and your budding international startups be one of them? One of our favorite things about Disrupt is the country pavilions… Read More

  • Registration for Startup Alley is open, get your tickets now

    Registration for Startup Alley is open, get your tickets now

    Attention, startups. The day you’ve been waiting for has finally arrived! Registration is now open for startups looking to display in Startup Alley or Hardware Alley at Disrupt NY 2017, and to kick off the festivities, we’re launching a special extra early bird special that you’ll definitely want to take advantage of. For a limited time, we’re throwing in an extra… Read More

  • Disrupt NY Startup Battlefield applications are due in two weeks

    Disrupt NY Startup Battlefield applications are due in two weeks

    Applications for Startup Battlefield at Disrupt NY are now open and due on February 18. That’s just over two weeks away. We’re searching for new, up-and-coming startups to launch and compete on the TechCrunch Disrupt NY stage. Why Apply? Your team will get to pitch for six minutes and then face Q&A from an all-star list of judges. Past Battlefield judges have… Read More

  • Last chance to sign up for 2-for-1 tickets to Disrupt NY 2017

    Last chance to sign up for 2-for-1 tickets to Disrupt NY 2017

    Are you headed to Disrupt NY 2017? Do you like saving money? Duh! Of course you do. Tomorrow, TechCrunch will release a limited supply of Disrupt tickets at the special rate of 2 for the price of 1, but in order to take advantage of this rare opportunity, you need to sign up today. You can sign up at our website here. You will, of course, want to be near your computer or mobile device… Read More

  • Sign up for the chance to buy 2-for-1 tickets to Disrupt NY 2017

    Sign up for the chance to buy 2-for-1 tickets to Disrupt NY 2017

    The days are getting longer, which means the time until Disrupt NY 2017 is getting shorter. The biggest tech show in the Big Apple takes place May 15-17 at New York City’s Pier 36. To celebrate Disrupt’s return to Manhattan, we’re giving you the opportunity to buy a limited supply of tickets at the special rate of two for the price of one. A total of 50 pairs of tickets will… Read More

  • Halo is building a wearable to make athletes better, stronger, faster

    Halo is building a wearable to make athletes better, stronger, faster

    Halo Neuroscience wants to build a new category of wearable. Not for passively tracking human activity, as so many existing wearables are, but for actively and positively influencing physical abilities — or that’s the claim — using an existing neurostimulation technique called transcranial direct current stimulation. The team demoed their wearable on stage today, here at… Read More

  • Announcing the Judges for the Disrupt NY Startup Battlefield

    Announcing the Judges for the Disrupt NY Startup Battlefield

    TechCrunch is excited to announce the judges of the next round of Startup Battlefield. These are the folks tasked with picking the finalists and winner of the startup competition held at Disrupt NY. It’s a big task, but these judges are up to the challenge. This year the competition will feature 20 young companies vying for attention and funding. At stake is the Disrupt Cup and… Read More

  • Where are they now? Witness, the 2015 Disrupt NY Hackathon winner

    Where are they now? Witness, the 2015 Disrupt NY Hackathon winner

    The Hackathon at Disrupt NY is almost upon us, so we thought it’d be fun to look back at last year’s Hackathon to see what the winners of the Disrupt NY 2015 Hackathon have been up to in the year that has passed since the show. The year has been a good one for Witness, the simple virtual panic button that aims to keep users safe during an emergency. Read More