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Elevator Pitch Competition: $35,000 in Prizes

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Desmarais Building

55 Laurier Avenue East

Room 4101

Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5

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Led by the Entrepreneurs’ Club, The Elevator Pitch Competition showcases the University of Ottawa’s top startups. As part of Global Entrepreneurship week, this competition allows both those in businesses and social ventures with “traction” as well as entrepreneurs that are still in the early stages of “validating” their ideas to pitch to a panel of judges and win prize money and professional services. There will be a specific award given to a social venture in each the validation and traction competition. The evening also includes a catered networking portion as well as a keynote speaker that will share their personal successes and struggles as an entrepreneur.

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You can register to attend this event by claiming your FREE ticket VIA this Eventbrite page.

Apply to Pitch by October 31, 2019 (applications links below):

Apply for the Validation Competition >> Validation Competition Application

Apply for the Traction Competition >> Traction Competition Application


Keynote Speaker: Eli Fathi, CEO of Mindbridge.ai

Eli Fathi is CEO at MindBridge Ai, developer of the world’s first auditing tool based upon artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies – Ai Auditor – to uncover errors in financial data. Eli has been a technology entrepreneur for over 30 years, having founded or co-founded many successful technology companies. Eli was recognized as the 2018 AI Leader of the Year by the Digital Finance Institute and is a prolific speaker, including talks at the AICPA, Startup Canada Day on the Hill, and TEDx. Eli also gives back to the community by mentoring future business leaders and sitting on the boards of various non-profit organizations.



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