APMF 2018 BIG BREAK session

Continuing the BIG BREAK session since 2012, APMF is calling you, start-ups, that deliver marketing, advertising and consumer engagement solution to submit your winning platform and get the chance to share it at APMF next May 2-4, 2018 in Bali.

• BIG BREAK is an APMF initiative to connect start-ups that deliver the latest marketing, advertising and consumer engagement solution(ad-tech, mar-tech, content, social, publishing, etc), with the right potential partner/user at the forum. It is an initiative to create a robust ecosystem of innovators and ready to buy users.

• Industry experts will curate and select 5 start-ups for a 5 minutes pitch each at the conference and a showcase at APMF Expo

• BIG BREAK is an opportunity to connect with potential buyers/users, and NOT (necessarily) to investors. Prepare your pitch accordingly.

• In addition to the 5 minutes pitch and showcase, each of the 5 (five) selected start-ups are entitled to 1 (one) APMF platinum pass, 2 (two) exhibition passes and meet up session with 5 curators.


• Your product or services offers marketing, advertising and consumer engagement solution and/or utilize advertising as one of main source of revenue.

• Your startup is live and running with early traction (pageviews/download/revenue). APMF BigBreak is the perfect platform to accelerate your growth, not fund your ideas.

• Your pitch will be conducted in English, you are also expected to bring your product demo, marketing collaterals for the showcase.

• You will have to book your own flight and accommodation during the conference.

Requirements for submission, please submit the following documents for your entry:

• Company Profile (document or video)

• 5’ pitch deck

• Maximum of 500 words explanation why your start-ups will get the most benefit from a presentation and a demo in front of marketers, agencies and media owners at APMF

• Reference and media coverage (a plus point)

Submit your entry before March 29, 2018 to bigbreak@apmf.com Shortlisted start-ups may need to answer more questions by the judges, selected start-ups will be announced at the latest by April 13, 2018. There will be a pre-APMF publicity interviews, and preparation meeting by the committee.


See you in Bali!