Get in the Ring Ankara CYBERPARK


İmran Gürakan



start Apr 1, 2017

end   Apr 1, 2017

2017-04-01 00:00:00 2017-04-01 00:00:00 Europe/London Get in the Ring Ankara CYBERPARK Global events İmran Gürakan imran.gurakan@cyberpark.com.tr

Bilkent CYBERPARK, Turkey’s first private Science and Technology Park established 2002 jointly by Bilkent University which is Turkey’s first private and renowned university and its affiliate Bilkent Holding, holds a significant position in Turkey’s technology-based entrepreneurship ecosystem, with 230 high tech companies, 6 Research Centers and over 135 incubation graduates. 

Bilkent CYBERPARK’s aim is to help new and small enterprises deal with difficulties in the early stages and to foster its mature companies’ export activities in the foreign market. For this aim, it always provides value-added services together with high quality office space and facilities to achieve its mission which are being addressed to build a guiding environment to technology based enterprises.  In addition to pre-incubation, acceleration and cluster programs, CYBERPARK has launched "Get in the Ring Ankara Cyberpark" organization in 2017.

You can get more information about Bilkent CYBERPARK.


Compete against thousands of startups globally, win awards, get exposure and connect with fans to scale up your business.

About this event

Get in the Ring Ankara CYBERPARK is a selection event for the Global Startup Competition of the Get in the Ring Foundation. This yearly pitch competition challenges you to show what you’ve got in an actual ring. Through 1-on-1 battles, you will compete for awards, a place in the global final and the attention of potential fans.


Participating in Get in the Ring is not only about winning the competition. Therefore we have a great program:


Pitch Training

Practice your pitch together with peers and get feedback from experts during these training sessions.



Participate in one-on-one pre-matched speed dating sessions with investors and business leaders and discover business opportunities together.



During the selection round you will pitch for a spot on the main stage of the selection event. You will have to pitch in front of an experienced jury and convince them why you should proceed to the next round.


Award show

The highlight of every Get in the Ring event. During the award show the best startups will battle on the main stage, show what they’ve got and compete for the attention of potential fans and a ticket to the global final.

Why participate
For every participant we have great opportunities:

Millions of fans
Connect with potential fans such as investors, corporates, talent and experts involved
Global exposure
Get global exposure and contacts through a network in 100+ countries
Pitch Perfect
Participate in an exciting and educating process to perfectionize your pitch and get feedback from experts
Global Conference
Win awards and a ticket to the final at the Global Conference in May 2017

“This was a really amazing event, high energy, high impact and the stakes as an entrepreneur pitching have never been higher” - Justin Coetzee, Founder GoMetro

Startups we are looking for
Get in the Ring is cross-industry. We live by the rule that the future is uncertain and innovation comes from areas you can't foresee.
Whether you are in robotics, software, agriculture or medtech for us it's all good. We do however have a preference for startups that are aiming to make a positive impact in this world.

Requirements Startups
Can you imagine yourself, standing in the ring, battling head-to-head, making fans and do you meet the requirements below? 
Then you're good to go!

  •  Innovative and scalable business idea/model
  •  Launched less than 8 years ago
  •  Pitch fluently in English