COMPASS joined forces with FET2RIN, to highlight the thechallenges of investing in R&D&I projects and to present very promisingtechnologies looking for investment - both locally and internationally. At theend pf the day, a pitch session will give the stage to 10 disruptive Future and Emerging Technologiesprojects, that will pitchtheir innovation in front of the audience. A judging panel, composed bybusiness angels, early stage investors and EU’BICs, will assess pitches duringa dedicated Q&A session after each pitch.
FET projects selected to pitchwill receive ad-hoc training before the event from FET2RIN experts, through two webinars:
1) Thursday 28th February, from 12.00 to 13.00, "How to use the LeanCanvas as a base for the Pitch"
- Customer vs. ProductDevelopment
- How to capture your vision ona single page
- Finding a compelling problemthat is worth solving
- Solution - Market / Targetgroups Fit
- Consequences of NotUnderstanding a Target group
[Homework for participants: all completed canvases should be sent to the exploitation experts and willbe evaluated. Projects will be given a personal feedback.]
2) Thursday 7th March, from 12.00 to 13.00, "How to Pitch for R&D projects"
- What makes a presentationappealing and how to explain the exploitation opportunity behind your results?
- How to pitch your researchresults and exploitation plan
- How to effectively communicatean exploitation model to internal and external stakeholders
- Pitching your exploitationplan to investors and crowdfunding platforms
[Homework for participants: All participants should forward their draft pitches to the experts.The pitches will be evaluated and Projects will be provided with feedback.]
Both webinars are compulsory for FET projects willing to pitch.
Rehearsals will be also organized during the morning of the event in Brussels, to fine pitches and slide decks.
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