Co-sponsored by: SCV CE Society, SCV YP
IEEE invites technology entrepreneurs to pitch at the 2018 Women in Engineering International Leadership Conference.
Process for startup pitch presenters:
1) Email your Executive Summary or Investor Deck to firstname.lastname@example.org before May 11 for review. No cost to join the pitch contest if selected.
2) If your startup is selected to pitch, you will be notified by 5/16. Startup must have a female co-founder or executive team member. Each team will have 5 minutes to pitch and 3 minutes for Q &A/feedback from the judges
3) One-on-one, pitch coaching for the startup teams will be provided by Donna Griffit, Peter Hsi, Joseph Wei, and Maya Kanehara on 5/21 2 – 5pm at the San Jose Convention Center.
Winning team will be offered free 3 month co-working space at Digital Garage (limited to two seats, terms and conditions apply)
Speaker(s): Structure Capital,
1:00PM: Check-in & Networking
1:30 PM – 1:35 PM Welcome & Introduction
1:35 PM – 1:50 PM Keynote: Jillian Manus, Structure Capital
1:50 PM – 3:10 PM 5 Minute pitch by startups
3:10 PM – 3:45 PM Panel: Fund Raising Strategies for Female Entrepreneurs
Moderator: Joseph Wei, Skychee Ventures
Panelists: Veronica Osinski, Trifecta Capital
SC Moatti, Might Capital
Prachi Baxi, SmartyPans
3:45 PM – 4:15 PM Coffee Break & Networking
4:15 PM – 5:15 PM Joining the main conference or networking
5:15 PM – 5:30 PM Startup Pitch Awards presentation
Room: Room LL21EF
Bldg: San Jose Convention Center
150 W. San Carolos St.
San Jose, California