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Global Venture Labs Investment Competition

May 1-3, 2014 | AT&T Conference Center | Austin, TX

GalvaPlus presents in the Finals

The Global Venture Labs Investment Competition, the Super Bowl of Investment Competitions, is the premier world-wide investment competition.

The 2014 Global Venture Labs Investment Competition will be held May 1-3, 2014 in the AT&T Conference Center in Austin, TX. This year's event will be better than ever, with more than half of the teams competing being international. Also, for the first time this year the Nemec Elevator Challenge will be held in the elevator of the University of Texas Tower. Join us for three exciting days of entrepreneurship and competition!

Attend the 2014 Global VLIC

Students, startups, investors, media and the public are invited to attend the Global Venture Labs Investment Competition. Please note that some events do require a badge to attend. Purchase a badge online (for those not competing).

View the Global VLIC Schedule

Stay updated on social media by following @TXVentureLabs and using the hashtag #GVLIC2014

Compete in the 2014 Global VLIC

Teams can compete at Global VLIC by winning an affiliated competition or applying through the open berth. For additional guidance, please review the GVLIC rules below. If you have additional questions, please email or call Ann Whitt, TVL Coordinator, at 512-232-6597.

 Teams from around the world compete for cash and prizes including:

  • Total cash prizes of $78,000
  • An invitation to close the NASDAQ OMX Stock Market
  • The Austin Technology Incubator Launch Package valued at $25,000
  • Consulting time with the Director and Assistant Director of Jon Brumley Texas Venture Labs

Official 2014 Global VLIC Rules

If you are currently registered to compete in the Global VLIC or would like to learn more about the competition please review the current rules.

Invest at Global VLIC

Whether you are an angel investor or institutional investor, we're happy to introduce you to any of our current or former companies. Please feel free to email us directly with questions.

Sponsorship and Media Inquiries

If you are interested in sponsoring the Jon Brumley Texas Venture Labs, through the donation of either in-kind services or a gift, we would be happy to discuss our program in greater detail. Please email us to begin a conversation.

Media inquiries about any other aspect of the Texas Venture Labs may also be directed to us via email.

Sponsorship, Media, or General Inquiry

Additional Information

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