The AGE-WELL Pitch Competition: Technology to Support People with Dementia

Toronto
July 23, 2016 / 5:00 PM

Toronto
AGE-WELL, in partnership with Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc. and Aging2.0 Local | Toronto is proud to host a pitch competition this July in Toronto, ON Canada. The AGE-WELL Pitch Competition: Technology to Support People with Dementia will provide an opportunity for start-ups to showcase their brands to potential partners and customers. Entrepreneurs will have a chance to network with leading researchers, industry and investors at the networking reception. Registration:  Free online registration will open in early 2016. Be sure to check back for the link! Format: Each company will give a 5-minute presentation (accompanied by slides) followed by a brief  Q&A session with the audience. Pitches will be recorded and may be posted online.  A networking reception will follow. Prize Package for the Winning Pitch: 
  • One year free membership in the AGE-WELL Network of Centres of Excellence, including access to more than 200 companies and research experts in the field of technology and aging
  • Consultation and mentorship from the Global Council on Alzheimer’s Disease (GCAD), which includes prominent experts and organizations in the Alzheimer’s field
  • Two passes to present and pitch at the Annual AGE-WELL Conference, October 17-19 in Montreal (valued at $1000)
  • Two passes to the Aging2.0 Summit & Expo, October 12-14 in San Francisco (valued at $1000)

INTERESTED IN PITCHING AT THIS EVENT?

Eligibility: Investment-ready companies that are seeking capital to help scale their business. Application Deadline: Please complete and upload an application form no later than Friday, February the 26th, 2016 at 5:00 pm.    
When

July 23, 2016
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
 
Where

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Toronto
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