In Asia-Pacific region, there are a lot of young startup ecosystems: Kuala Lumpur, Melbourne, New Zealand, Seoul, Sri Lanka, Bangalore, Sydney, Singapore etc. Many ecosystems of Asia differ from others by a short period of finding engineers. For example, the global average value is 41 days and the Asia-Paciﬁc median is 35 days. Also, Asia-Pacific region is characterized with high development of local startups. This is because countries in Asia-Pacific region are not enough attractive for foreign companies.
Investment in voice startups is now accelerating according to reports. Voice startups have raised $986m already this year, significantly exceeding the $581m raised in 2019. This rise in funding reflects a growing belief that voice technology will be transformative. The size of fundraisings has also increased markedly–with an average of $30m so far in 2020 versus $18m in 2019. This 60 minutes Session will invite 6 best innovators from speech technology universe to pitch their ideas to our partners and VCs. Each startup will get 10 mins to present their idea to the jury.
The session will consist of a 3 Venture Capital's as members of the Jury
The Innovator's Pitch at the Voice Tech Summit is the path-breaking competition for early stage startups in APAC. Bright entrepreneurs get the chance to present their innovative products and prototypes to a high-level jury and expert audience.