XTC is hosting a regional competition that culminates at the OurCrowd Global Investor Summit. Ten startups will be selected to present to a panel of leading VCs on February 10 in Herzliya. On February 13, three winners will be recognized on the main stage of OurCrowd in front of 6000 technology leaders including investors and corporate leaders from the world's top companies and firms. These startups will also become XTC Finalists and be invited in 2020 to connect with XTC Partners (Samsung, Ford, SVB, Cisco, etc.) and possibly pitch Young Sohn, Corporate President & CSO of Samsung Electronics, Bill Tai, partner emeritus of Charles River Ventures, and Tim Draper, Founding Partner of Draper Associates at XTC Global Finals.


Application Deadline

Jan. 20

Top 10 Announced

Feb. 3

Top 10 Pitch to Leading Venture Capitalists in Herzliya, Israel

Feb. 9

Top 3 Announced on Stage at OurCrowd Summit

Feb. 13

Top 10 Startups

  • Pitch to Leading Venture Capitalists like Samsung Catalyst Fund

Top 3 Startups

  • Be recognized on the main stage of OurCrowd
  • Receive an invitation to the Finals Bootcamp in 2020
  • Get introduced to leading VCs
  • Connect with corporate executives from XTC Partner Companies


Any Startup* *A founder must be present in Israel for the Top 10 pitch on Feb 10 after being notified by Feb 3. Travel costs are the responsibility of the applicant.