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Get Funded 36!

Learn how to attract investment to your science ideas

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This article was published on 26 November 2015

Callaghan Innovation with CreativeHQ, MBIE, and KiwiNet present an event to help you prepare and pitch your ideas to investors.

Event summary

At this 36 hour event, you will experience the highs, lows, fun, and pressure that allows for deeper insights.

Learn how to be better prepared when communicating your science ideas for investment. And meet mentors who are ready to help you get started.

Key learnings for participants will include:

  • Identifying a value proposition – Learn how to assess an opportunity and narrow down on a core value proposition that meets an identified market need.
  • Preparing investment/funding case – Learn how to construct an investment case that combines a realistic implementation plan with a strong value proposition to the investor.
  • Pitching to investors/funders – Learn how to present a strong investment pitch to a diverse audience.

Get Funded36! is the environment to run faster, think harder and bake more into your idea with the support of experienced mentors and a tried and true format built to create results. No talk, all action.

Time and place

Wednesday 2 December and Thursday 3 December 2015

Victoria Uni School of Architecture and Design, 139 Vivian Street, Wellington

Cost

$400.

Book now

For more information and to register, visit the event website.