SouthStart Pitch Competition
Pitch at SouthStart Conference for your chance to win
$10,000 cash and prizes
6 July 2017
Pitch at SouthStart Conference 2017
** Registrations have now closed **
The SouthStart Pitch Competition gives startups a chance to present their product to a panel of distinguished investors, founders, and commercialisation experts, as well as to South Australia’s startup and entrepreneur community.
Applications Close Midnight Wednesday 7 June!
Pitch Semi-final will be held on the 21 June with the Final to be held on stage at the SouthStart Conference on 6 July.
Frequently Asked Questions
How Many People will I get to pitch to?
If you are selected as a finalist you will be pitching on the main stage to over 500 people!
How long will I have to pitch?
You will have exactly 4 mins. We don’t want to have to cut you off, so make sure you practice beforehand. We will give you a 3 minute notification, and will cut you off at 4 minutes if you haven’t finished your pitch.
Will I get to use my own pitch deck?
Absolutely! We will ask you to send in your final pitch deck ONE WEEK before the conference so that it can be sequenced with the pitch order number and ready for you on the day.
How many team members can be on stage during the pitch
You may have a maximum of 3 team members on stage, please note team members will need to purchase the Entrepreneur ticket for final pitches.
How will the winner be chosen?
The overall winner will be selected by the judges vote following the completion of the pitch, there will also be a 2nd prize and a Peoples’ Choice prize voted by the audience.