Started in 2018 MediaMakt Startup Challenge powered by Hackquarters still in 2022 is paving the way for RetailTech and revolutionizing the retail landscape. MediaMarkt Startup Challenge brings together entrepreneurs, who are shaping retail technologies of the future today. The Challenge is driven by the aim to enrich customer experience; endeavoring to boost the most innovative solutions and ideas in the retail sector. MediaMarkt and partners are looking for retail tech startups specializing in 3 categories: Retail Sales Technologies, After-Sales Technologies and Corporate Digitalisation Processes. More details available on the MediaMarkt Startup Challenge website.
This year the 5th MediaMarkt Startup Challenge due offline on 1 November 2022, will host 10 startups selected out of 200+ screened from 50 countries. 10 startups will be pitching and the jury will select the 3 winners at the end of the event. Top 3 startups will be considered for the partnership with MediaMarkt. Selected startups will have a chance to pilot their products at MediaMarkt stores in Turkey, get mentorship support and cloud credits from Google, special prizes from partners and network with professionals from MediaMarkt.