Judging Criteria

The Startup Lab Pitch Competition 2022 Call for Innovations is now closed. Once identified as a finalist, approved applicants will prepare to develop and present their ideas to the Startup Lab judges. Prior to the competition, all finalists will gain access to pitch coaching, where they can enhance their creativity, develop their ideas, and perfect their pitch. The 2022 Finalists will be announced in March 2022, and the competition will air on June 1, with the winner announcement on-site at GS1 Connect 2022 in San Diego.

The Startup Lab Pitch Competition
Official Rules

View the official rules for the competition. If you were ineligible to meet the application criteria, you still have options! To learn more about future Startup Lab Pitch Competition and additional innovation opportunities, email us at innovation@gs1us.org to get started.

Official Rules
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