Startup Zone at the European VR/AR Congress 2017

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We have created a special opportunity for start-ups from the VR / AR sector participating in the European VR/AR Congress in November – the Startup Zone

 

 

 

Many Polish start-ups enter the VR / AR market and develop innovative solutions with regard to both software and hardware. With that in mind, we have created a brand new section of the European VR/AR Congress held in November – the Startup Zone, i.e. a part of the programme dedicated to the youngest companies taking their first steps in the virtual and augmented reality market.

The Startup Zone will comprise of three components:

PITCHING FOR VR/AR CONGRESS

During the third edition of the European VR/AR Congress there a pitching workshop will take place, where you will learn hot to intruduce your startup to investors and increase your chances of getting additional funding. VR and AR industries are increasingly in the interest of many investment funds and business angels but interest alone is not enough. Number of companies dealing with this industry is growing year by year. How to make your startup pay attention to investors? This workshop will teach you how to do it, and show what kind of mistakes to avoid in dealing with investment funds.

Afer the pitching workshop, 10 chosen participants will participate in the Business Dating with investors.

 

BUSINESS DATING WITH INVESTORS

Business Dating, is a series of quick7-minute meetings with 10 representatives coming from different investment funds. It is a unique opportunity to gain interest from investors and receive a valuable feedback from them.

It is difficult to meet the investor on one’s own but thanks to participation in the European VR / AR Congress, Business Dating gives you the opportunity to meet up with 10 funds to present your innovative solutions and a chance to get fundings for their implementation.

STARTUP CONTEST – A NOVELTY AT THE EUROPEAN VR/AR CONGRESS!

5 best rated startups by investors participating in the Business Dating, will earn the Chance to appear on the min stage of the Congress.

During a 3 minute pitch you will have the opportunity to present your startup to the jury and the public. After each presentation, there will be a three-minute questioning session from investors.

At the Startup Contest you will not only try to get the investors’ attention but you will also have a chance to win the European VR/AR Congress main prize as well as get fame in the industry media.

Subscribe today and attend meetings with investors!

 

What do you have to do to participate?

1. Sign up and send us a completed form and your PitchDeck (a multimedia presentation of your startup). 

2. Take part in the pitching workshop!

3. Be one of the 10 participants who will take part in the Business Dating with Investors

4. Get selected by investors and perform on the main stage during the Startup Contest!

 

In order to attend investor meetings send a completed form and PitchDeck (multimedia presentation). Sending these automatically means signing up for the pitching workshop.

Download the application form

Send the application form and presentation to: vrcongress@startupacademy.pl

 

 

THE STARTUP ZONE IS CO-ORGANIZED BY STARTUP ACADEMY