We cordially invite you to participate in the "Entrepreneurship Workshop" which will take place during the European Robotics Forum in Vienna, Austria, on 11 March 2015.The Entrepreneurship workshop provides the ability for small innovative companies to pitch their ideas for the next big thing in robotics to a panel of technology investment experts. As well as the chance to win a cash prize, entrants stand the chance to gain valuable skills in how to pitch an investment idea together with the potential to gain interest in their company from the investment community. Entrepreneurs with developed business plans can enter to pitch their ideas and have their flight, accommodation and ERF attendance fees paid for one person. Applications are required by 15 February 2015.
The workshop will take place over three sessions on Wednesday 11th March. The first speed dating session will be between 08:30 and 10:00, the second coaching session will be between 10:30 and 12:15 and the third judging session will be between 14:30 and 17:00.The first two sessions will be closed sessions for the entrants only, while the last session will be open to all members of the ERF.
Jon Agirre Ibarbia, Tecnalia, firstname.lastname@example.orgRenaud Champion, Robolution Capital, email@example.comGeoff Pegman, R U Robots, firstname.lastname@example.orgInterested participants must submit an application with the following format by 15 February2015 to the following email address: email@example.com
Contact details:First name :Surname :Job title :Company/ affiliation :Address :Postal Code :City :Country :Email :Abstract text of your idea (approx. 2500 characters ) :
The number of entrants will be restricted to a maximum of 10. If we receive more applications, the organiser team supported by some coaches will select the most promising or innovative ideas based on the application.Successful applicants will be notified by 19 February 2015.Download the detailed description of the Entrepreneurship workshop