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The world’s biggest startup competition is coming to Sacramento/Elk Grove. Global Startup Battle returns in 2015 for its 6th straight year as the world celebrates Global Entrepreneurship Week. On the weekend of November 13 – 15, Startup Weekend Sacramento: Elk Grove Edition will coincide with Global Startup Battle, giving our region’s entrepreneurs a chance to present their startup ideas to the whole world.

Global Startup Battle 2015 is shaping up to be even bigger and better than last year’s event, featuring more than 200 simultaneous events and programs over 10 days with over 30,000 entrepreneurs in over 100 countries rallying together in the name of innovation and community.

What is Global Startup Battle?

Global Startup Battle is a global celebration of innovation that gives you, your idea, your team, and the whole Sacramento Region a unique chance at startup success.

An initiative created by Startup Weekend, Global Startup Battle aims to generate a stronger global community of entrepreneurs through the largest startup competition in the world. During the weekend prior to and following Global Entrepreneurship Week, hundreds of Startup Weekend and other Techstars Community Programs programs are hosted around the world and winning teams from each event move forward to compete with one another via a global video competition. Global Startup Battle enriches the global entrepreneurial community by creating a sense of inclusion between startup teams around the world.

GSB is your chance to stand up and show the world what you’re all about. Rep Elk Grove, rep the Sacramento region, bring home startup glory, and join a legacy of amazing GSB winners.

Get your tickets now to participate in Startup Weekend Sacramento: Elk Grove edition and your chance to compete on the global stage in Global Startup Battle 2015!

Jeff Bennett