PITCHer PERFECT is a ‘must-attend’ startup competition for female entrepreneurs, investors, engineers, and designers who explore trends in innovation and technology.
During this competition, female entrepreneurs will pitch their early stage tech startup to a panel of technistas and investors. They will be judged based on innovation and viability of the product or service.
Winners have an opportunity to win cash prizes as well as the potential for seed-funding.
The event also features inspiring keynote speeches by well-known industry leaders, diplomats and some of the most successful female startup founders and high-tech
is a half-day or one-day event depending on the number of finalists presenting live. The main focus of the event are startup pitches, but depending on number of entrants, it may include 2 to 3 keynotes to break up the pitches and provide some inspirational words to empower participants and audience. The event will allow 3 minutes for each pitch, 10 minutes for keynote presentation (when applicable) and 5 minutes for the judges’ critique and Q&A. Once all the finalists have presented, the judges select the winner and present the winner with her prizes (hopefully seed funding depending on sponsorships). Finally, an evening of networking will close out the event.
- One half-day or full day (5 – 10 finalists)
- 2 to 3 Keynote Speakers
- 50-150 attendees: startup founders, entrepreneurs, Angel investors, media, Venture Capitalists, high-tech employees (including, but not limited to product marketers, designers, developers, product managers, marketers, sales reps, business development, etc.)
- Networking Mixer