Pitchfest returns for 2019: Applications are now open

Pitchfest returns for 2019: Applications are now open

We’re delighted to announce Pitchfest dates for the 2019 edition!

Delivered by Enterprise Europe Network in partnership with the Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) and held at St John’s Innovation Centre, Pitchfest 2019 is a highly focused training and showcase programme designed to help ambitious business founders develop the necessary skills to become pitch ready. 

We are now accepting applications for the Pitchfest 2019 Spring cohort of ambitious companies with innovative products & services who have the potential to scale or who are already scaling and are looking to raise between £100k – £1m.

Pitchfest culminates with a Showcase Day where 15 selected companies pitch their business ideas to investors with ample networking available to allow a deeper conversation about their ventures.

Pitchfest 2019 dates are:

Friday, 15th March 2019 – Training Day 1

Wednesday, 27th March 2019 – Training Day 2

Thursday, 25th April 2019 – Selection Day

Thursday, 9th May 2019 – Showcase Day

*Please note: It is the programme requirement to attend both training days **Companies with previous pitching experience may bypass the training phase and go straight to the selection stage. Please get in touch for more information.

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: 5th March 2019. To APPLY for a place on the programme, please contact Anna Nadolna on anadolna@stjohns.co.uk Please note: Places are limited on the programme and entries will be assessed for suitability.

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