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What is Global Startup Battle?

A global celebration of innovation that gives you, your idea, your team and your city a unique chance at startup success.

Join Thousands of innovators across globe

GSB is Your Time to Shine

GSB was created by the community and serves the community. It’s your chance to stand up and show the world what you’re all about. Rep your city (Greenville wsup), rep your region, bring home startup glory, and join a legacy of amazing GSB winners. Over 250 cities around the world will be hosting Startup Weekend events prior to and following Global Entrepreneurship Week. Winning teams from each event will move forward to compete with one another via a global video competition.

How the GSB World Champ is Chosen

Think you have what it takes? Come out and conquer Round 1 with us the weekend of Nov. 13th at NEXT High School in Greenville, SC. Get your ticket today! 


A look back at GSB 2014:

  • 236 events in 83 countries
  • 1.5 million hours of work on innovations, companies, and technology
  • 1.425 million tweets in 10 days
  • 1.3 billion eyeballs
  • 1,000 video entries with over 321,000 votes
  • 3,200 new startup teams
Sara Shumpert