Date(s) - 11/16/17
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
1871 - Merchandise Mart 12th floor
Thu, November 16, 2017 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Join Future Founders on Thursday, November 16 from 5:30-8:30pm for the 4th Annual U.Pitch National Elevator Pitch Competition & Showcase. During the event, top students from universities all over the nation will compete in the ultimate elevator pitch competition for incredible exposure, connections, and part of a $10,000 cash prize pool!
The winners of the semifinals round will present their 90-second elevator pitches on a for-profit business or idea in the live Finals round in front of hundreds of people from the community and to a judging panel of top entrepreneurs, investors, and VCs.
Eighteen semifinalist students will then participate in an expo-style showcase in which you, the audience, will vote on which business or idea should win the People’s Choice prize.
Registration and networking begins at 5:30pm with complimentary food and drinks. The event will begin promptly at 6:00pm.
Group rates are also available. Reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more.
Future Founders is also pleased to announce some big names for the Finals Round judging at U.Pitch 2017:
President & Co-Founder
SVP Community Development Banking/Community Finance
CEO & Founder
President & CEO
(2016 U.Pitch Winner)