Pre-SLUSH Pitching Competition
Calling all innovative Dutch startups looking for an international platform to pitch their ideas!
Come pitch at an exclusive pre-Slush competition to win two airline tickets and two tickets to Slush 2015 to be held in Helsinki. Slush brings together 15,000 tech entrepreneurs, VCs, and journalists, and your startup can be a part of it. Neelie Kroes, Special Envoy for Startups, will be one of the main speakers during Slush and the Netherlands Embassy in Helsinki will make sure the Dutch will be more visible at Slush than ever before. Travelling with Neelie Kroes to Helsinki offers a lot of advantages for startups at the Holland Cafe at Slush (opportunity to present your startup, discount for Slush and more)
Members of the jury include Boris Veldhuijzen van Zanten, Hella Hueck, Claire Boonstra and Frans Nauta. Jim Stolze will be the host and Neelie Kroes is the special guest for the evening. Startups can apply until August 16th. The selected startups will get professional 1-on-1 pitching training from NoamKostucki.
•Step 1: Apply for the pre-Slush pitching competition, before August 16th
•Step 2: Find out before August 22nd whether your startup is selected to pitch on September 11th
•Step 3: Get 1-on-1 professional pitch coaching on September 1st, 2nd, or 3rd by Noam Kostucki
•Step 4: Compete for 2 tickets to Slush as well as 2 airline tickets to Helsinki in the pitching competition on September 11th at Rockstart
We look forward to hearing cutting edge ideas on September 11th and helping Dutch startups gain international prominence.
More information for startups about the Dutch presence on Slush and about a special discount for Dutch startups can be found here.