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TechCrunch Disrupt Europe 2014 Announces Startup Battlefield Finalists

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TechCrunch today announced 14 finalists for TechCrunch Disrupt Europe’s Startup Battlefield, taking place on 20 and 21 October at Old Billingsgate in East London.

The iconic international technology and thought leadership event brings together early stage startups and world-renowned players in the tech industry to share ideas, innovations and insights-all leading up to the heart of the conference, the Startup Battlefield competition.

Startup Battlefield competitors have mere minutes to present their company to a panel of judges, made up of innovators, venture capitalists and influencers in the tech community. The winning team will emerge from the conference with a prize of lb30,000, the coveted Disrupt Cup, and a place among the 417 companies who have gone on to great success from the Startup Battlefield stage-among them, global brands Yammer, Mint.com and Dropbox. After competing in Battlefield, finalist startups have collectively raised more than $3.5 billion in funding, 56 have been acquired, and one has gone public.

The list of TechCrunch Disrupt Europe Startup Battlefield finalists for 2014 includes:

Among the industry luminaries to take the stage at TechCrunch Disrupt Europe 2014 are:

View the full and agenda for TechCrunch Disrupt Europe here.

About TechCrunch Disrupt Europe

TechCrunch Disrupt Europe 2014 is TechCrunch’s second conference in Europe, taking place in London. The format combines top thought-leader discussions with new product and company launches. Morning executive discussions debate technology-driven disruptions in many industries, while the afternoons are reserved for the Startup Battlefield, where 15 new companies will launch for the first time on stage. TechCrunch Disrupt will take place at Old Billingsgate Market, 1 Old Billingsgate Walk, EC3R 6DX from October 18-21.

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