Application Due Date: 15 th August 2019

The World Tourist Company (UNWTO), in partnership with Futbol Club Barcelona, provides the first UNWTO Sports Tourist Start-up Competitors.

Target market

The function of this competitors is to catch the attention of a a great deal of start-ups in the sector and to help with the choice of those that are most appropriate to Sports Tourist. The jobs will be picked based upon different requirements, such as the degree of disruptiveness and maturity of the item, its practicality, scalability, sustainability and its interest for possible financiers.

Requirements:

This competitors targets all jobs that are at an early phase of advancement (hereinafter, “Early Phase”) and those that are more combined, particularly at the Series A phase, (hereinafter, “Development”).

The competitors is open to all business owners, whether people or legal entities, of legal age and with the legal capability to participate in an agreement.

The only requirements are those developed in Stipulation 4 of this file.

The jobs should be lined up with the Sustainable Advancement Goals developed by the United Nations and the intro or adjustment of digital and technological aspects, and concentrated on one (or numerous) of the following locations:

• Location management or personal management of solutions/products/services established around sports as sports tourist items
• Supply-side setup looking for balance in between sustainable advancement and the success of the task, optimizing the favorable effect on the neighborhood.
• Connection with the marketplace and the user experience in all stages of the journey.

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jobs should be lined up with the Sustainable Advancement Goals.
developed by the United Nations and the intro or adjustment of.
digital and technological aspects, and concentrated on one (or numerous) of.
the following locations:

  1. Location management or personal management of solutions/products/services established around Sports as Inclusive Tourist items.
  2. Supply-side setup looking for balance in between sustainable advancement and the success of the task, optimizing the favorable effect on the neighborhood and environment.
  3. Connection with the marketplace and the user experience in all stages of the journey.
  4. Brand-new methods to utilize innovation resources in sports and its participation in establishing Smart Cities.

Requirements:

UNWTO Sports Tourist Start-up Competitors is searching for start-ups with a lot of disruptive concepts concentrated on resolving genuine requirements in the tourist and gastronomy sector with an accountable technique.

In specific, we are targeting start-ups that are:

  • In the Early Phase or Series A Phase
  • Both for-profit and non-profit
  • Natural or legal individuals
  • Startups with a minimum practical item (MVP)
  • Startups with capacity for scalability
  • Startups with a sustainable vision

Timeline:

15 August 2019: Due date for applications
30 August 2019: Discussion of 20 pre-selected start-ups on the online platform
15 September 2019: Choice of 5 finalists and discussion on the online platform
14 October 2019: Statement of the winning start-up

To Learn More:

Go To the Authorities Web Page of the UNWTO Sports Tourist Start-up Competitors 2019

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