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Hardware Startup Pitching Online
Meet hardware & IoT startup founders and learn about their innovative products in this live online event. Want to present your own hardware startup in front of a global audience? Apply via the link below. *** Mark your attendance here (top-right of the page), then register using this link, spaces are limited *** - Join us either as a listener or as one of the teams pitching. - Give feedback, practice your pitch and connect to Hardware startup founders from around the world. - Receive advice from world-class Hardware and IoT experts. - Want to pitch YOUR Hardware and IoT startup in this event? Apply through the form below and our team will select the 5 most interesting startups for the event! - Extra bonus from us if you get selected to pitch - you’ll be featured on the StartupBlink Blog post & a YouTube video (if you choose to)! Looking for a virtual prototype of your product? ANSYS Startup Program supplies discounted simulation products for early stage Startups, building virtual prototypes of new products. Check it out and apply to build your amazing virtual prototype with the ANSYS Startup Program. Want to connect to other Hardware & IoT startups? Join our facebook group: Do you Telegram? Join the conversation with other hardware heroes in our dedicated group:


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What we're about

Why should you join the Hardware Startup Networking Meetup?

The purpose of this group - to drive hardware startups towards success through casual networking events, and grow the community. Whether you’re an early-stage startup, a seasoned manufacturing expert, or just someone that wants to learn, this is the place for you.

This meetup facilitates causal networking events specifically aimed for Hardware startups. We want to create a community of engineers, designers, entrepreneurs, and makers who come together to learn from each other, and help each other grow.

This group is sponsored by ANSYS Startup Program ( which supplies innovative discounted simulation products for early stage Startups building virtual prototypes of new products. Join dozens of our members who successfully went through the program!

Are you building your hardware startup from home? We have a great discount for you in the world’s leading coworking network, WeWork. Check it out here:

Who organizes the events?

The events are organized by the members of the group. If you like, you can choose the location and take charge of our next monthly networking event (just send us a message). You may also become our exclusive Community Leader in San Francisco. ( )

Who is the creator of this group?

StartupBlink is a global startup ecosystem map and research center, with more than 80 chapters around the world. We produce Startup Ecosystem Rankings Report which measures the strength of startup ecosystems by country and city. Our interactive global startup ecosystem map features tens of thousands of listed entities, including new startups, coworking spaces and accelerators. Add yours as well! ( (

Can’t wait for our events in real life? Join the discussion in our specialized Hardware and IoT Startups group here:

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