#StartupSouth, a business event connecting South-South and South-East based startup entrepreneurs to knowledge, market and investment opportunities, is accepting applications for its pitch contest.
The contest is aimed at entrepreneurs working on innovative new businesses which leverages technology to solve problems.
From the applications received, a few startups will be shortlisted and invited for a one-on-one pre-conference pitch, training and final selection. This will hold on October 15 – 16, 2016 in Port Harcourt.
The selected finalists will pitch their startups/ideas to active early stage, seed and angel investors, potential customers and partners at the #Startupsouth conference on November 10, 2016 in Port Harcourt.
Now in its second year, the #StartupSouth conference is designed to educate and connect people with brilliant ideas to people looking to invest in big ideas.
This year’s edition, themed “Tech As Business Enabler” will be graced by over 500 participants, some of which will come from the Unites States, United Kingdom, Germany and France.
The pitch contest is for South-South/South-East based startup entrepreneurs. They should apply by October 12, 2016.