The organising team at K-Startup Grand Challenge is extremely excited to announce that we have selected 80 global startups for the final round of assessments in Korea. After several weeks of online and local face to face assessments, 80 teams from 32 countries will be invited for on-site assessments at Global Campus in Seoul. The final round of assessments will take place at Startup Campus in Korea, August 17 to 21, 2016.… Read More


Korea’s bid to diversify its startup ecosystem by offering an  international acceleration program for foreign startups is exceeding all expectations. The K-Startup Grand Challenge drew applications form 2,439 startups from 124 countries. They are vying for one of just 40 spots in an acceleration program that will kick off a few kilometers south of Gangnam… Read More


Korea’s English language culture and news network, Arirang TV aired a special report on the upcoming K-Startup Grand Challenge, discussing how it would help to diversify Korea’s startup ecosystem. Hear from experts including Dr. Chang-yong Ahn from the Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning, and Nathan Millard, from G3 Partners. Watch the full report.… Read More