You Fly, We Buy: Launch at Startup Riot Seattle

Here at TokBox we love seeing you, our OpenTok developer community, build awesome applications. To help make your OpenTok app a success, TokBox is sponsoring travel to Startup Riot Seattle for two deserving OpenTok app developers.

Apply now!

So what exactly is Startup Riot? Startup Riot is an all-day event which highlights 25 startups through three minute, four slide presentations given by the startups. The startups subsequently answer questions from a judging panel for three minutes.

So when is Startup Riot? August 24, 2011 in Seattle, WA at Showbox SoDo

How do you apply to present at Startup Riot? Simply fill out the online application form here and upload a 4-slide PowerPoint presentation

What is my application due? ASAP – Deadline listed as July 22, 2011. We will update the blog post if that changes. The application form has re-opened!

What are Startup Riot winners awarded with? Prizes for the Seattle event are still being ironed out, however last year’s prizes included…

  • 1st place startup won prizes worth $14,865 and 7.5 hours of meetings with potential investors
  • 2nd place startup won prizes worth $3,765 and 6.5 hours of meetings with potential investors

So onto the important details, what is TokBox giving away for travel?

  • If selected to present through the normal Startup Riot application process, TokBox will sponsor travel for two different applications that have integrated the OpenTok API, Travel sponsorship limited to one person per startup.
  • Limited to travel within the U.S.
  • $400 for Airfare
  • $100 towards 1 night Hotel
  • $50 for food/beverages/etc.

The Startup Riot organizers will notify us when OpenTok developers are selected to present. After that time, TokBox will determine who will be receiving the travel sponsorship.

See you in Seattle!