SPARK PITCH EVENT – FALL 2017

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SPARK – a Pitch Event

 

WHAT IS SPARK?

SPARK is an event that brings entrepreneurial students together to PITCH & SHARE ideas with peers and invited guests in a supportive/safe environment.

WHO CAN PITCH? WHO CAN ATTEND?
Anyone 18+ & valid government issued identification

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EVENT AGENDA:

5:30PM – eCLUB’s Pre SPARK Mixer @eHUB (9007 HUB Mall)

  • SNACKS – NETWORKING – HEAD TO SPARK TOGETHER

6:30PM – Next 36 student alumni presentation

6:45PM PITCHES @ Dewey’s Pub on campus

7:45PM Intermission (snacks provided)

WRAP UP 8:30PM

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EVENT OBJECTIVES:

  • PITCHERS:
    • socialize your idea
    • be eligible for funding through eHUB cash awards
    • find co-founders
    • practice your public speaking skills
  • ATTENDEES:
    • give feedback
    • connect with other entrepreneurs
    • join a team
    • gain new perspective

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PITCHERS

“WHAT DO I NEED TO PREPARE?”

DEADLINE TO APPLY IS SEPTEMBER 25TH

  • A 3 minute pitch (approximately 200 – 250 words)
  • Answer the following:
    • IDENTIFY YOUR PROBLEM
    • HOW YOU’RE GOING TO SOLVE THIS PROBLEM
    • WHAT PROOF DO YOU HAVE THAT THIS SOLUTION WILL WORK
  • To apply:
    • Please email bkroy@ualberta.ca with the subject line: SPARK Fall 2017 Pitch
    • Include: One PowerPoint slide and 200 – 250 word pitch