Next TechPitch 4.5 Sports, Health & Fitness event:
31 October 2017, 18.30-22.00
The evening will feature a keynote presentation followed by eight sports/health/fitness tech startups that will present their business ideas and revenue models during a three-minute pitch followed by a five minute Q&A by a panel of judges. A winner will be scored by the judges, and there will be a general vote to pick the audience favourite.
18.30 - Registration and networking
19.00 - Introduction followed by keynote presentation
19.20 - Introduction of the judging panelLutz-Peter Berg, Head of Science & Technology, Swiss Embassy
Katherine Knight, Marketing Director, Intelligent Health
Toby Knight, Associate, Q Ventures
Jim Dowling, Cake, the Havas sport and entertainment agency
The judging panel is chaired by Richard Gillis, award-winning writer, commentator and editorial consultant, formerly editor of SportBusiness International
19.25 - 3 minute PitchesDRIOM - an IoT device that is a seat module that aids spinal correction through an algorithm
HealthOrg Ltd - a #healthtech solution that increases employee productivity through regular exercise paired with a strong gamification element to engage and give a sense of belonging
Movonix Limited - a solution that enables the Gymball to be linked to the mobile phone and video games
Nutralete - an end-to-end automated nutrition management system that allows easy access to the most effective nutrition plans from top trainers and industry experts
OpenPlay Ltd - a marketplace to find and book sports facilities and activities making it easier for people to play sport and get active
Profile 90 - a smart talent identification technology platform that empowers sports scouts and talent identification managers to tracks the physical attributes, mental fitness and social behavior of players to find top talent faster
Racefully - a connected social fitness platform that enables businesses, charities and other organisations to engage with their audience, build active communities, and get everyone exercising together virtually
Twinbody - a social app for weight loss that connects people with similar body measurements and similar dieting preferences
20.45 - Networking drinks & pizza
22.00 - End of event
Tickets - 31 October 2017A two-tiered pricing structure allows qualified (and cash-strapped) startups to attend techpitch 4.5 at a reduced rate. 2Pears reserve the right to approve ticket purchases and refuse entry if incorrect category is stated.
Early bird tickets are available until 29 September 2017
Apply to pitch at TechPitch 4.5:
DEADLINE to apply at the next event is 29 September 2017.By getting up on stage and pitching your business idea and model, in this case to the panel of experts we have put together for TechPitch 4.5, you will gain exposure and interest from both potential users and potential funders, as well as from media in general. And you get to practise and receive immediate feedback on your pitch.
The pitch session is not about achieving funding immediately, but gaining interest, making connections, and hopefully starting relevant discussions, so if you like the idea of pitching you will be good!
Pitches at 2Pears events are free-of-charge for the pitching companies, which means that the person pitching receives a complimentary ticket for the event. All other company members and interested parties will be required to purchase tickets at best available rate, to attend the event.
What we need from you in order to confirm you are eligible to pitch and to make a fair selection of companies for TechPitch 4.5 is for you to download the application form and complete all questions on this form and submitting it by email to by 29 September 2017.
DOWNLOAD APPLICATION FORM
Please ensure that it is 1 page only and that it is in Word format, as nothing longer and no other format will be considered. Please also ensure that you save your application as COMPANYNAME_4pt5.docx where the name of your startup replaces 'COMPANYNAME'.
Q1: What is the market problem?
Q2: Your solution?
Q3: Your business model?
Q4: Your competitors?
Q5: Your team?
Q6: What you are looking for?
Q7: What would the upside for an investor investing in you be?
Remember: one page only, in Word...
Who to send it to?
Email your application to
DOWNLOAD APPLICATION FORM
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