Funding Summits

European deep tech entrepreneurs and researchers can apply and be selected to present their technologies, innovations or products at the ENRICH in the USA Pitch&Meet events.

Selected innovators are provided the opportunity to pitch their venture and innovation to a large audience and/or participate in one on one (or one to many) pitches and Q&A meetings with pre-selected U.S. based university soft landing incubators, equity accelerators, corporations, networks of business angels and venture capital firms seeking to buy, partner or invest.

Participants of these events have the opportunity to receive real-time feedback from US experts and recognized leaders.

Perfect Pitch Training is included for the selected participants.

Awards with cash and in-kind prizes (also form sponsors) for the winners.

PR/Media Training is included for the Pitch winners.

Events announced on Eventbrite for attendee registrations.

Events announced on F6S for startups to apply.

 

NEXT EVENTS:

 

PAST EVENTS 2021:

 

Funding Summit at BIO 2021

Date/Time: June 21, 8:00-10:30 am PST

Detailed agenda in pdf

 

PitchFest at RSA Virtual 2021

Date/Time: May 21, 8:00-10:00 am PST

Only for existing ENRICH participants: No F6S page

LinkedIn Event: link

ENRICH in the USA is proud to present its Pitch event atRSA Conference Virtual2021. This virtual event introduced a selection of 5 startups to 10 top US investors (early stage VCs, business angels and equity accelerators - from the Silicon Valley in majority) plus a selection of ENRICH in the USA soft landing hubs and ecosystems.

Agenda

17h00 CET / 8:00 am PST - Welcome and Introduction from ENRICH in the USA Centers and industry Hubs followed by a restitution of our updated US Innovation Market Guide on Cyber Security (30 min). 

17h30 CET / 8:30 am PST - Pitch session with 15 min of reverse pitch from the investors followed by 5 x 15 min pitch from startups (5 min of pitch and 10 min of QA). (90min)

All the pitches were be rated by the investors.

The event will be recorded, edited, reviewed (by the presenters/ speakers), and published on our website and social media.

Detailed agenda in pdf

 

Funding Summit at SXSW Online 2021

Date/Time: March 19, 8:00 am-12:00 pm PST

ENRICH in the USA was delighted to present its Funding Summit at SXSW Online 2021. This virtual event introduced a selection of 24 Global startups representing 11 European and Associated Countries to 24+ top US investors (early stage VCs, business angels and equity accelerators - from the Silicon Valley in majority) and ENRICH in the USA soft landing hubs and ecosystems experts.

Agenda

16h00 CET / 8:00 am PST - Welcome and Introduction from ENRICH in the USA Centers and Hubs (30 min).

16h30 CET / 8:30 am PST - Pitch session starts with a 20 min of reverse pitch from investors and ecosystem experts followed by 4 x 20 min pitch from startups (5 min of pitch and 10 min of Q&A). Two pitch sessions of 3 rooms in parallel 

All the pitches were rated by the investors.

Detailed agenda in pdf

 

Funding Summit at CES Digital 2021

Date/Time: January 15, 11:00 am-2:30 pm EST

ENRICH in the USA Funding Summit at CES 2021 introduced a selection of 30 Global startups representing 10 European and Associated Countries to 30+ top US investors (early-stage VCs, business angels and equity accelerators - from the Silicon Valley in majority) and to ENRICH in the USA soft landing hubs and ecosystems.

17h00 CET / 11:00 am PST - Welcome and Introduction (30 min).

17h30 CET / 11:30 am PST - Pitch session starts with a 15 min reverse pitch from investors and ecosystems followed by 5 x 15 min pitch from startups (5 min of pitch and 10 min of Q&A).

All the pitches were rated by the investors.

 

PAST EVENTS 2017-2020:

  • Funding Summits at CES followed by MatchFest, a matchmaking event organized at our pavilion on the floor of the Eureka Park at CES (or done online).

  • Funding Summits at SXSW followed by MatchFest, a matchmaking event organized at the EU@SXSW House (or done online).

  • Funding Summits at Tech Crunch. 

  • PitchFest event at BIO at the European Union Booth

  • PitchFest event for foreign startups at Select USA Summit (and virtual series)

  • Foreign Startups PitchNMix events at The Vault

  • Pitch events co-organized with AngelLaunch

  • Ecosystems Showcase Series (virtual series)