Next TechPitch 4.5 Music, Media & Entertainment event:
28 February 2017
TechPitch 4.5 Music, Media & Entertainment is a platform to enable startups specifically within the music/media/entertainment-tech industry from all across Europe to showcase their business proposition to a relevant wider audience, including VCs, music industry professionals and experts, journalists, as well as other aspiring and successful music and tech entrepreneurs. This pitching event is a unique opportunity to build more awareness, receive productive feedback from an expert panel, and network with key music and tech industry players.
The evening will feature a keynote presentation followed by eight music tech startups 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 panel
The judging panel is chaired by Ashley Elsdon, Palmsounds @IAmAshleyElsdon
19.25 - 3 minute Pitches
Banders - a marketplace for bands and fans that fosters creative and monetary value through co-creating projects @bandersbanding
Entertainment Intelligence - an independent solution with experience in playlist, streaming, retail, social & video data management @Ent_Intell
Festyvent - a platform that enables promoters and touring artists to better engage and monetize their audiences before, during and after events @festyvent
FrontRow - provides fintech based administrative solutions for musicians, allowing them to showcase their music, send invoice/contracts, and manage payments easily @frontrowglobal
REVL LTD - is an app to help users find out about events they are interested in @revl_world
Stagelink - a crowdsourcing platform for live events including research, promotion and ticketing @StagelinkTweet
Trackhunter Ltd - a multi-platform tool to help DJs discover digital music @trackhunterapp
Zonga Music S.A. - a state-of-the art music streaming platform @ZongaRo
20.45 - Networking drinks & pizza
22.00 - End of event
What is TechPitch 4.5?
TechPitch 4.5 is a platform for tech startups and entrepreneurs to show-case their business idea to a wider audience, including investors, journalists, potential partners and peers.
It takes the form of an evening pitch competition which brings together tech startups, investors, entrepreneurs, as well as business and technology experts, to see the latest tech business ideas receive productive feedback on their proposition and pitch from a panel of judges with mixed business, technology, marketing, investment and financial expertise. .
TechPitch 4.5 provides an opportunity for potential investors to observe and learn about the latest tech startups, as well as new technology business trends. Some of the startups presenting at TechPitch 4.5 will have profited from the 2Pears pitch-training workshops organised with the support from UK Trade & Investment, UKTI. .
For entrepreneurs and tech startups, TechPitch 4.5 has proven fertile ground for networking and making useful connections with potential investors, business experts and advisors, journalists, as well as peers, potential partners and users. .
TechPitch 4.5 and the pitch-training workshops, which to date have trained over 1000 tech startups to pitch, are established and well-respected fixtures on the London tech startup scene. The winning companies most often go on to big and bright things, including funding, incubation, and successful growth, following the spotlight being shone on them at TechPitch 4.5 .
TechPitch 4.5 also comes in the following verticals:
-Music, Media & Entertainment
-Fashion, Luxe & Retail
-Sports & Health
Apply to pitch at TechPitch 4.5 Music, Media & Entertainment:
DEADLINE to apply at the next event taking place on 28 February 2017 is 27 January 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 email@example.com by 27 January 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 firstname.lastname@example.org
DOWNLOAD APPLICATION FORM
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2Pears facilitate peer2peer networking and collaboration, new thinking and new connections, through seminars, workshops, events, information-sharing and meetups. We work predominantly within the digital technology and media industries - bringing them together in a multitude of ways.