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Formnext Start-up Challenge 2021

Deadline: 02 July 2021
Register here for Formnext Start-up Challenge and AM Ventures Impact Award and send your pitch deck(s) to

Participating Company

Contact person

About the company

Pitch deck - Start-up Challenge

We would like to learn more about you and your innovative product. Send your pitch deck (max. 10 MB, PDF-file, 10 slides) answering the following questions to
  • Which problem do you solve and how does your product solve it? 
  • On which customer segment do you focus and how do you approach them? 
  • Who are your competitors and what can you do better than them? 
  • Whats your business model? How do you earn money? Which partners are involved?  
  • Why is your team the right one to tackle the market?

Please add a link to your website.

Pitch deck or video application - AM Ventures Impact Award

In 2020 Formnext and AM Ventures have launched the AM Ventures Impact Award. The goal of this award is to honor one company among the Start-up Challenge applicants that is making a substantial positive impact on different facets of sustainability regardless of the Start-up Challenge application criteria.

The AM Ventures Award is presented and provided by AM Ventures Management GmbH, Petersbrunnenstraße 1B, 82319 Starnberg, which will select the winner in accordance with the applicable terms and conditions.

Please read the call for submissions carefully and send the link to your video application or your pitch deck (max. 6 MB, PDF-file, 6 slides) to

In the course of participating in the AM Ventures Award, I agree that AM Ventures Management GmbH may access the link to my video application or pitch deck and that Mesago may forward the contact data I have provided along with the contact person to AM Ventures Management GmbH so that they can contact me in case of queries, notification of the prize and similar. 

Consent to data privay policy

I hereby consent to the following processing and use of my data. We are asking you to agree to your data being processed and used, in order to be able to continue the procedure.

Consent to participate in competition

The following terms and conditions apply for Formnext Start-up Challenge/AM Ventures Impact Award.

Confirmation of approval of shareholders

According to § 17 (1) UWG (German law against unfair competition) it is a criminal offence for employees and managing directors to disclose business secrets and trade secrets. Considering this and that Mesago Messe Frankfurt GmbH cannot evaluate, if a certain information might be a business or trade secret, Mesago Messe Frankfurt GmbH requires the confirmation that the shareholders of your company have approved the participation in this Formnext Start-up Challenge/AM Ventures Impact Award and the disclosure of the below disclosed information.

Consent to advertising

Mesago Messe Frankfurt GmbH processes the data you provide here for the handling of your participation in the Start-up Challenge. In addition, we would be pleased to provide you with further suitable offers and services of Messe Frankfurt Group. We would therefore like to process and use your data accordingly. This means that we would also wish to pass on your details to our contractors within the Messe Frankfurt Group and to suitable sales partners within your own country.

You can participate in the competion without consenting in advertising. 

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