To apply for the Start-Up Innovation Camp 2018, you need to meet the following criteria:

  • Start-Up is younger than 5 years
  • Start-Up has an existing product and first sales
  • Start-Up has an international vision and ambition or create a big impact in their region
  • Start-Up fits into one of the following categories:


Booking-platforms, inspiration-sites, travel content, anything connected to „before travel“

Local attractions and new destination-concepts

Hotels, vacation rental, anything connected to the topic „accommodation“

Smart transportation concepts on air, sea, ground

Eco-travel, community tourism, and anything which has a positive impact on people, environment or peace by tourism


The best start-ups of each category will be invited to the Start-Up Innovation Camp 2018 in Malaysia on 11 - 13 September. 




    09 May - 01 July 2018: Submission open for Start-Ups

    02 - 26 July 2018: Jury evaluation of the Start-Ups 

    30 July - 03 August 2018: Announcement of the 3 finalists per category and invitation to the Start-Up Innovation Camp 2018 

    11 - 13 September 2018: Start-Up Innovation Camp 2018 in Langkawi, Malaysia