March 31 Deadline for Competitions at LDV Vision Summit

Startup Competition:
Visual technology startups with less than $2M in funding are invited to apply to our annual LDV Vision Summit Startup Competition.

Entrepreneurial Computer Vision Challenge:
Students, professors, PhDs, enthusiasts and hackers are invited to apply to showcase brilliant computer vision projects at our Entrepreneurial Computer Vision Challenge (ECVC) by March 31.

To apply, simply fill out a form with a link to a pitch deck or recent project.

Finalists present at our 2017 LDV Vision Summit to over 500 investors, startups, and technologists as well as incredible judges like Albert Wenger of Union Square Ventures, Josh Kopelman of First Round Capital, Marvin Ziao of 500 Startups, Jenny Fielding of TechStars, Serge Belongie of Cornell Tech, and many more...

Finalists from prior years have raised funding, found partners, and hired new talent from presenting at our Vision Summit.

Subfinalists receive remote mentoring from LDV General Partner, Evan Nisselson then have the opportunity to present in NYC on May 22 to our experts in computer vision & entrepreneurship and receive complimentary tickets our Vision Summit.

Examples of visual technologies: businesses empowering photography, videography, medical imaging, analytics, robotics, satellite imaging, augmented reality, virtual reality, autonomous cars, media and entertainment, gesture recognition, search, advertising, cameras, e-commerce, sentiment analysis, and much more.

[Photograph of judges from 2016 Startup Competition including, in no particular order, Jessi Hempel, Senior Writer at Wired, Christina Bechhold, Investor at Samsung, Brian Cohen, Chairman of NY Angels, Taylor Davidson, Unstructured Ventures, Barin Nahvi Rovzar, Executive Director of R&D and Strategy at Hearst, Adaora Udoji, Chief Storyteller at Rothenberg Ventures, and others such as Josh Elman, Greylock, David Galvin, Watson Ecosystem at IBM Ventures, Jason Rosenthal, CEO at Lytro, Steve Schlafman, Principal at RRE Ventures, Alex Iskold, Managing Director at Techstars, Taylor Davidson, Unstructured Ventures, Justin Mitchell, Founding Partner at A# Capital, Richard Tapalaga, Investment Manager at Qualcomm Ventures. © Robert Wright/LDV Vision Summit]