ACTAI and Extreme Tech Challenge (XTC) in partnership with Ignite Alliance are hosting a regional competition that culminates at an XTC Sydney event on April 6 in Sydney, where outstanding startups will be showcased. The top three startups will become XTC Finalists and be invited to the XTC Global Finals.

As an XTC finalist, the startup will get an opportunity to connect with XTC partners (Samsung, Mahindra, Ford, NXP, Harman, Cisco) and possibly pitch to an esteemed panel of judges (comprising of 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

Mar. 29

Shortlisted startups pitch to leading regional investors

Apr. 6

Top 3 Announced at event on April 6.

Apr. 6

Shortlisted startups

  • Pitch to Leading Regional Investors

Top 3 Startups

  • Receive an invitation to the Finals Bootcamp
  • Get introduced to leading VCs
  • Connect with corporate executives from XTC Partner Companies