Music TechPitch 4.5 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.
Music TechPitch 4.5 event:
6 July 2016, 18.30-22.00Runway East, Lower Ground, 10 Finsbury Square, London EC2A 1AF
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 by 2Pears
19.05 - Introduction of the judging panelHarry Botterill, Head of Technology Acquisition and Open Innovation, Hasbro @hasbro Tom Frederikse, Partner, Clintons Roland Harwood, formerly artist & producer, now co-founder and MD of 100%Open @rolandharwood Xaver Matt, Angel Investor, Founder and MD, Netleadz @xavermatt Emma Obanye, Co-founder, BuddyBounce @eobanye Chaired by Ashley Elsdon, PalmSounds @PalmSounds
19.25 - 3 minute PitchesAir Craft - designs next generation musical instruments which utilise the motions sensors in mobile devices @AirCraftHQ
Blitzr API - a platform specializing in processing, enrichment and harmonization of music metadata @blitzrdotcom
Concert Flow - a platform that matches listings of concerts to video footage of the artist playing live @concertflow
Decave - a service where musicians from different genres, get matched up, and after a day in the studio, play and jam together, in front of a crowd @decavelive
Ingenious Audio - a new way to stream audio over WiFi called Fi-Live and a hardware device to make existing wired products WiFi @jackwifiguitar
JuiceVCR - an alternative promotional platform for independent artists to reach new audiences @juicevcr
Snaptivity - a platform that drives fan engagement at the stadium and enhances fan experience @Snaptivity
Trackd - the world's first 8 Track ideas studio in your pocket @trackdmusic
20.45 - Networking over drinks & finger food
22.00 - End of event
Tickets - 6 July 2016A two-tiered pricing structure allows qualified (and cash-strapped) startups to attend techpitch 4.5 at a reduced rate. 2Pears reserve the right to approve ticket purchases and refuse entry if incorrect category is stated.
Early bird tickets are available until 10 June 2016.
We are running a series of pitch workshops so if you are in the process of applying or have already applied to pitch at TechPitch 4.5, why not sign up for one of the workshops? Click here for more information... or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Apply to pitch at Music TechPitch 4.5:
EXTENDED DEADLINE to apply at the next event taking place on 6 July 2016 is 10 June 2016.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 Fashion & Luxe 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 10 June 2016.
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_m4pt5.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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