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Startup World Cup – Rhode Island

Thursday, September 5, 2024

4:00 to 8:00 PM

REGISTER TO ATTEND HERE!

 

About the Event: Venture Cafe Providence is partnering with Startup World Cup to host one of the regional pitch contests that will taking place throughout 2024 all around the world. 

Startup World Cup is a global series of conferences and competitions with the goal of connecting startup ecosystems worldwide and encouraging the most talented entrepreneurs to compete for the prestige of winning the Startup World Cup and a $1 million prize in investment from Pegasus Tech Ventures.

The competition comprises three phases: the regional finals (more than 70 regional competitions are scheduled all over the world, Venture Cafe Providence hosting one of them); a semi-final and the Grand Finale, both held in San Francisco.

 

On event day, 10 startups, previously pre-selected by our collaboration partners, will pitch in front of judges composed of leading investors, serial entrepreneurs and ecosystem champions from the New England area.

The Winner of this regional pitch competition will represent Rhode Island in the next stages of the competition in San Francisco and will get a chance to win a$ 1 million prize in investment.

Agenda:

  • 4:00 PM – Doors Open / Check-in Begins
  • 4:00 – 8:00 PM – Complimentary Bar – “Innovation on Tap”
  • 4:00 – 6:00 PM – Demo Tables of Pitching Startups and Resource Orgs
  • 6:00 – 8:00 PM – RI Regional Pitch Contest
KICK OFF
72 DAYS
8 HOURS
20 MINUTES

Ready to pitch?

 

Before you apply to pitch, be prepared to have the following ready:

  • Pitch Deck
  • Live company website
  • Description of the problem
  • Amount of funds raised to date
  • Amount of revenue to date
  • Description of your competitive advantage
  • Makeup of your company’s team
  • Description of how you would use the $1,000,000

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