Submissions are open for our 2022 Pitchfire startup competitors on the RoboBusiness Conference & Expo, to be held October 19-20, 2022 on the Santa Clara Conference Heart in Santa Clara, CA.
For seven years, Pitchfire has been a must-attend occasion the place robotics startups compete for a $5,000 first-place prize at RoboBusiness. Pitchfire shall be coated by The Robotic Report, Robotics Business Review and Mobile Robot Guide, in addition to different media publications.
Startups collaborating in Pitchfire will acquire priceless expertise by giving displays in entrance of the RoboBusiness convention’s total viewers, receiving suggestions from buyers and advisors within the subject, networking with thought leaders, receiving free passes to the RoboBusiness Convention & Expo, and extra.
Throughout Pitchfire, 5 startups will ship a 5-minute ‘pitch’ to a panel of judges – together with RoboBusiness attendees – describing their firm’s answer, enterprise mannequin, worth proposition and extra. In spite of everything contestants have pitched, the judges will examine notes, come to a consensus and announce two runners-up and a winner based mostly on who they consider to be finest primed for business success.
Pitchfire takes place on October 19 following the final classes of the day. Host Andra Keay, Managing Director of Silicon Valley Robotics, is bound to maintain issues shifting and energetic. Quick-paced, dynamic and enjoyable, the occasion is a perennial favourite amongst RoboBusiness attendees.
To be eligible for Pitchfire 2022, robotics startups should meet the next standards:
- The corporate is working in the direction of creating, deploying, and commercializing new robotics applied sciences, merchandise, processes, or companies.
- Lower than 5 years previous
- Larger than 50% of the corporate’s enterprise actions are attributable to producing robots or robotics enabling applied sciences, or offering companies to robotics builders or end-users of robotics options
- Fewer than 30 workers
- Unfunded or has acquired Seed funding
Please full the application form to use. Contact Steve Crowe at [email protected] for extra details about Pitchfire 2022, together with easy methods to enter or sponsor the competitors.