Join us for this FRENCH-AMERICAN PITCH BATTLE!
When: Friday, Oct 21st, 2016 - from 2:30pm to 6:00pm
Where: MassChallenge, 23 Drydock Avenue, Boston
What: Pitch Battle bringing together French startups and startups from Masschallenge
Event followed by networking
This event will bring together some of the most promising French young entrepreneurs, laureates of the 2016 edition of the NEw Technology Venture Accelerator (NETVA) program and some of the Innovators Under 35 France awarded by the MIT Technology Review, and brilliant entrepreneurs from MassChallenge, to face off with their elevator pitch.
Feel free to join this opportunity to develop a growing network across the Atlantic.
3:00 PM: Welcome
3:30 PM: GAME 1 - TEAM USA n°1 vs TEAM FRANCE n°1
3:45 PM: HALF TIME - Vote for your favorite pitch
Half Time Score
4:00 PM: GAME 2 - TEAM FRANCE n°2 vs TEAM USA n°2
4:15 PM: END - Vote for your favorite pitch
Cash prize awaits winners
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM - Networking
Each people in the audience will be able to vote for their favorite participant. Come join us for what promises to be an incredible opportunity to engage with French and International entrepreneurs in a fun and dynamic environment!
This event will be held at MassChallenge’s headquarters in the vibrant Boston’s Innovation District. Their dedicated team continues to support entrepreneurship and innovation all over the world, and their headquarters in Boston has reinvigorated and empowered the global entrepreneurship ecosystem.
The NEw Technology Venture Accelerator (NETVA) aims at building the global leadership of the French High-Tech Start-ups through an intensive entrepreneurial training and business development week in Massachussets (Boston), Silicon Valley (San Francisco), or Greater Washington (Washington, DC).
NETVA is supported by a group of trustful partners highly integrated in the French and American Entrepreneurial ecosystems: the Institute for Technology Entrepreneurship and Commercialization at Boston University (ITEC), RETIS Innovation (The French network for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, RETIS-> www.retis-innovation.fr]), the Massachussets Office for International Trade and Investment (MOITI), the French American Chamber of Commerce in Boston (FACCNE).