There are significant cash prizes to be won; enough to maybe to help further scale your business or do some research. We understand though that there’s much more to this than money, so we will offer mentoring, access to UBS business and technology leaders, the potential of a Proof-of-concept / Pilot, and the oxygen of publicity too!

Cash prizes and other financial benefits

More than US$250,000 in financial rewards and benefits available, including cash prizes of US$20,000 for each Event Winner.


Over 250 dedicated hours of coaching from UBS expert mentors and partners for short-listed companies. Talk to the person at UBS who really understands the business and technology that your idea addresses.

Proof-of-concept / Pilot

Expert support and acceleration to help develop your offering. Selected from the regional finalists, UBS will look to offer opportunities for Proofs-of-concept / Pilots starting from January 2018.

Global profile

Gain the prestige of winning a prize from one of the world’s leading financial services organizations. Be featured in UBS’s public relations and marketing efforts and get exposure to our global network.