MERLIN ICT Workshop #10: Master the Art of an Elevator Pitch
Date And Time: Thu, 24 October 2019; 14:00 – 16:30 BST
Venue: Babraham Research Campus, Kings Hedges RD, Cambridge

Delivered in partnership with Babraham Research Campus and Accelerate@Babraham programme, this fast-paced workshop will provide a hands-on framework to master the art of an elevator pitch.

Accelerate@Babraham, a new bio-incubator and life science accelerator in Cambridge, is designed to support the earliest stages of new life-science ventures, by providing easy-access laboratory and office space, (the ‘bio-incubator’) together with supporting programmes of business, science, finance and entrepreneurial mentoring (the ‘accelerator’) provided by strategic partners.

This interactive workshop will be delivered by Kirsten Masson and Claire Johnsen, Innovation Advisers based at St John’s Innovation Centre.

Why attend?

• Create a powerful and compelling 2-minute elevator pitch
• Receive hands-on feedback
• Understand what investors are looking for and how to engage them


This event is part of a wider Merlin ICT programme. To find out more, please visit

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About MERLIN project
MERLIN (Methodologies for Researcher Led Innovations) will support market-oriented researchers, SMEs and start-ups across Europe, to consider the full potential of their research and to shape ideas and outputs into innovations to be ready for market validation and commercialisation, by using modern needs-first, market-led methodologies.

MERLIN has been funded in the context of the Innovation Radar initiative of the European Commission, under the Digital Single Market strategy.