Pitch Challenge

Scale-up your ideas!

Pitch Challenge is a virtual pitch competition that will be held on the second day of the Health for All event, on the 8th of April. This competition is open to ideas in the areas of medical devices, digital health, therapeutics, and various other health innovation-related fields.

7 best startups will get an opportunity to pitch their ideas to multiple life sciences industry professionals, gain valuable exposure and feedback. Participants will have an opportunity to network, build partnerships, and most importantly accelerate their ideas. A panel of investors, professors, and other life sciences professionals will determine the winners and the best ones will be awarded!

Why to apply?

Visibility

Showcase in front of an audience of life science industry leaders and investors. Find and be founded.

Awards

  • 1st place: 1000 EUR and 500 EUR for consultation hours with experts.
  • 2nd place: 500 EUR and 500 EUR to consultation hours with experts.
  • 3rd place: 500 EUR to consultation hours with experts. 

Network

Connect with investors, industry professionals, and fellow entrepreneurs! Learn about your colleagues.

Who can apply?

You could be a clinician, a software engineer, a researcher, an established professor, an entrepreneur running a startup, or even an undergraduate student - it’s the quality of the idea that counts and not your position.

How to apply?

Fill the application form by the 26th of March! Shortlisted ideas will be notified by the 1st of April (No Joke).

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FAQ

Pitch presentations will be 3 minutes in length and followed by 2-3 minutes of questions from the judges. Language – English.
Key criteria for evaluation include:

Problem and Solution: Description of the market problem and uniqueness and significance of your product or service, stage of development.

People: Team, short presentation of key individuals, background, ability to execute, commitment to venture.

Market: Large, growing international market, competitive

Execution: Credible plan to reach key milestones

Need: why are you pitching? What are you searching for (funds, member of the team, partner, etc.)?

In selecting the competition winners, the quality of the idea, the strength of the management team, and the clarity and persuasiveness of the development plan and oral presentation, all influence the judges’ decisions.

Have any questions?

Contact person: Irina Kolomiiets, Project Manager
+370 60231382, irina.kolomiiets@lsmu.lt