Hardware Battlefield 2016

Hardware Battlefield 2016

Hardware Battlefield is again! We’re excited to announce that for the third yr in a row, TechCrunch is internet hosting a startup competitors at CES that focuses on hardware corporations. We need to provide help to launch your organization on the world’s largest shopper digital tradeshow. Time is operating out to enter your organization.

Submit your software by November 18 at 9pm PT to compete at no cost demo area on the Shopper Electronics Present, $50,000 prize and the Metallic Man trophy.

Apply right here. For these of you following alongside at residence, Hardware Battlefield is a part of TechCrunch’s Startup Battlefield collection, however with a couple of small variations. In fact, there’s the requirement that collaborating corporations should have a hardware element to their product. In at this time’s world meaning every little thing from IoT units to 3D printing, wearables to robots.

Hardware Battlefield takes locations on the Shopper Electronics Present (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada. Battlefield contestants nonetheless have 6 minutes to pitch to our judging panel adopted by 6 minutes of stay Q/A. Judges embrace hardware buyers like Rob Coneybeer, Highway1, prime designers like Yves Behar and business veterans like Susan Paley.

This yr the TechCrunch goes greater. This yr’s sales space is situated proper on the Mezzanine of the Sands Expo which signifies that any and everybody strolling to take a look at reveals can be stopping by TechCrunch.

Solely in its third yr, the Hardware Battlefield groups are already making a reputation for themselves. Owlet raised a $7M Collection A. Peeple launched a profitable Kickstarter and took part in Freeway together with Sereneti Kitchen.

Making use of and collaborating within the Hardware Battlefield is completely free and we welcome entries from throughout the globe.

Startups should have a practical prototype to demo to the choice committee. TechCrunch will give choice to corporations that debuting a product for the primary time to the general public and press via the competitors.