Edge Startup of the Year Competition

Edge Startup of the Year 2022

Calling all Edge Startups ! Enter the Edge Startup of the Year Competition!

Edge Computing World and Topio Networks are delighted to announce entries for the second Edge Startup of the Year Competition!

Edge Computing World, October 12-15 2021 will showcase the best startups in Edge Computing through this new competition to highlight the quality and breadth of emerging companies in the vibrant edge computing space.  10 lucky startups have the opportunity to win a package of enhanced promotion by joining the Shortlist for the final Award.




The 10 finalists will each win:

  • Free Silver Sponsorship Package at Edge Computing World Global 21
  • Free CxO participation in the exclusive Product/Market Fit Workshop hosted by Topio Analysts to be held in June.
  • CxO Interview feature on the Edge Computing World website and Edge Essentials newsletter
  • Editorial Feature on Edge Computing World website detailing their offering.
  • Editorial Feature in the Edge Computing World Edge Quarterly Update Webinar
  • Enhanced Company Profile in the Topio Networks platform, enjoyed by over 1.2 million decision makers in Edge Computing, 5G Telecommunications, Industrial IoT and related industry segments

This Year's Finalists:

Edge Startup of the Year 2020 Winner: MUTABLE

The winner of the 2020 Edge Computing World Global Startup of the Year competition was MUTABLE.

In their own words, Mutable is like an Airbnb for servers, Mutable’s Public Edge Cloud upgrades network operators’ underutilized servers into new revenue streams by sharing their low-latency computing with the makers of next-generation AR/VR, IoT, robotics, autonomous vehicle and cloud gaming applications.

Mutable stood out in a strong field of competitors and after the final pitch they were selected for the final 3 alongside imagimob and Stream Analyze. Mutable’s innovative approach to make Edge Computing more accesible, secure, and faster ultimately led to them taking the award at the Edge Computing World 2020 Startup of the Year Competition.

Watch the video on the right to see the full Final Pitch Competition from the conference:

Entry requirements

Entries close on xx xxx 2022. The Shortlist of 10 startups will be announced by July 30th. The final winner will be selected by a high-profile Pitch-Off in front of a judging panel of VCs during Edge Computing World  2022 on  xx xxxx.

  • Startups must have raised no more than $10M.
  • The startup must not have been previously shortlisted for the Edge Startup of the Year Award.
  • All sectors of edge computing will be considered, from Edge AI to Cloud Edge enhancement
  • The winners will be selected by a panel of Topio Networks’ Edge Analysts and other Industry Experts

Edge Computing World Global 2022 will take place on October 12th-15th. We’re hosting a startup competition to identify the 10 best  edge startups to highlight at the conference.

Register your startup below and provide us with information about why you think your company deserves to be a 2022 Finalist in Edge Startup of the Year at Edge Computing World 2022.

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  • Tell us about your unique contribution to edge computing and why your startup should be considered to win one of the 10 exhibition tables at the 2020 Edge Computing World in Santa Clara (500 words).
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