Where NATURE Takes centre stage

Nature Tech


A pitch competition to showcase the power of nature-based solutions to restore our planet’s biodiversity.
Apply by 30th May

Are you a startup in:

Precision and artificial pollination solutions
Biotech to remove environmental pollutants
Ecosystem & Wildlife Conservation
New tools and technologies to maintain Nature
Regenerative Agriculture
Nurturing soil health to restore biodiversity
Ecosystem & Wildlife Restoration
Technologies to restore and replenish Nature
Biodiversity Standards, Credits and Compliance
Delivering new tools for Nature accounting
Biodiversity Monitoring, Reporting and Verification
Measuring nature-positive impact

Where Nature
Meets Talent

55% of global GDP (or $58 trillion) relies on the intricate balance of biodiversity and ecosystems services provided by nature.

That's why NatureTech startups are scaling new solutions to monitor, restore and rewild our ecosystems, as well as bring financial returns.

To showcase emerging talent, the HackSummit will spotlight 10 cutting-edge startups live on stage.

Let's make sure it's you.

Going for gold

Potential of impact
Uniqueness of the solution
Scalability of the technology
Team advantage and expertise
Early traction and path to scale
Understanding of the market opportunity
Pitch on stage to investors, operators and startups
Each get 2 complimentary 2-day passes to the event
Be featured in the HackSummit’s programme
Receive targeted investor introductions
Benefit from additional media coverage and support 
THE criteria

Selection can be broken down into 3 key questions:

How big and impactful could this idea be in its largest form?
Why is this the right team to bring this idea to its largest form?
What level of conviction do we have that this technology can scale?




What is the NatureTech Challenge?
Where IS the event held?
Who can apply?
How many startups will be selected to pitch ?
When will selections be made?
Will I recieve A Free pass to THE HackSummit?
Who will make the startup selection?
How will I know if I’ve been selected or not to pitch?
Can I attend the  Pitch Final even if I’m not selected?
How will I pitch my STARTUP?
Can I use slides?
How will my data be used after I apply?