We’re excited to share that Startup Grind flagship Global Conference is returning in 2022 from February 28 – March 2; live, in-person in Silicon Valley!

The Startup Grind Global Conference is back as a LIVE in-person event in 2022. This time we are keeping our Scaleup Exhibition SUPER EXCLUSIVE with limited spots available. For the conference, we are accepting a very limited number of the UK scaleups to be a part of our exhibition program. All exhibiting scaleups will get their own premium exhibition booth, an opportunity to take part in our global pitch competition, curated promotion to investors, 8 tickets for their team, branding on conference collaterals, access to lead lists, job board promotion, exclusive access to scaleup summit, exposure to the conference attendees + SG’s global audience (via SG Twitter, Medium, Instagram) and much more.

If you are a scaleup from the UK apply below to stand a chance to be considered and be one of the 5 selected winners. After reviewing your application, if accepted and selected, you will get an email to confirm your place.


Scaleup Exhibition Application


Exhibit your Scaleup at Global Conference 2022 in Silicon Valley

Scaleup Exhibition Package (Value $4,999)
The Scaleup Exhibition is designed for selected scaleups looking for highly curated exposure, leads, networking & education opportunities – all in one place.
For selected scaleups looking for highly curated exposure, leads, networking & education opportunities – all in one place

*Scaleups Criteria:
Post MVP/post product market fit/post revenue/at least 1 external round of funding
Startups need to fulfil at least one of the below criteria:

  • More than 20 employees OR
  • More than $3M in funding (ideally)
  • More than $500k in revenue (ideally)


  • 8 Scaleup tickets to the conference + VIP Startup Party
  • 2 tickets to Scaleup Summit (exclusive access to roundtables, workshops focussed on scaling)

Scaleup Exhibition:

  • Premium Scaleup Exhibition Booth *limited availability
  • Custom Sign (designed + printed by Startup Grind)


  • Pitch Battle
  • Considered for selection of Top 10 startups to pitch at Demo Day

Exposure + Lead Generation:

  • Included in widely-shared Scaleup List (with booth number)
  • Dedicated slide displayed on Mainstage (Live + Virtual)
  • Logo on the conference website
  • Featured in ‘Top Scaleups to Watch’ article on SG Medium (300k followers)
  • Dedicated Tweet via SG Twitter (550k followers)
  • Include product offer in Digital Gift Bag – sent to all attendees. Receive leads with contact details for opt-Ins
  • Placement on Job Board promoting open positions (via attendee emails + social media)
  • Opportunity to connect with thousands of attendees, investors and partners via the
    conference app
  • “SG Scaleup” badge for your website

Access + Networking:

  • Curated investor meetings during (in-person) and post conference (email intros)
  • Curated introductions with top SG partners (corporates)
  • Lifetime access to Startup Grind membership (monthly events, networking, startup toolkit etc.)
  • Access to private partner & investor lounge

Exhibitors Can Connect With Investors At :

  • Their exhibition booth
  • After their pitch
  • Live investor office hours organised by the SG team
  • Warm investor introductions during + after the conference
  • During networking events at the conference
  • Conference networking events