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HealthEDGE Lunch and Learn Series: Telling Your Story to Win - Pitch Basics...

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263 McCaul St

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The HealthEdge deadline is approaching quickly, how are your pitching skills? Join us for this lunch and learn session where you will learn how to pitch your project idea to potential investors and funders. What do investors and funders look for? What key points do you need to cover to capture their interest and their dollars? How do you tell your story to keep them engaged and interested? What kinds of questions will investors and funders ask and how can you best answer?

Come and and get some advice from Ella Korets-Smith, Principal at EKS Business Development, and Executive Director of TOHealth! on howto perfect your pitch to win!

Prospective HealthEdge applicants should attend in preparation for the January 26 HealthEdge deadline and come with any questions they may have about the application and pitch requirements. HealthEdge organizers will also be present to answer any questions.

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Ella Korets-Smith is Principal at EKS Business Development, an independent consulting firm passionate about creating value for Canadian biotech and medical device companies through building strong relationships. Ella is also Executive Director of TOHealth!, an industry-led marketing cooperative raising the profile of the Toronto Region’s Health Cluster as a global hub for health innovation. The initiative is creating programming such as the annual Toronto Health Innovation Week (Apr 9-13, 2018) and creating venues for promotion and collaboration. In her 13 years in industry, Ella worked with small and large, public and private life science and medical device companies in senior Marketing and Business Development roles, with an extensive network of business leaders in Canada and internationally. Ella has an MSc in Medical Genetics from the University of Toronto and an MBA from Dalhousie University.

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This event is part of the HealthEdge Lunch and Learn series. In this series you will hear from entrepreneurs, scientists, innovators and advisors who will share their experiences building products and services. The lunch and learn series is open for anyone in the innovation community to attend and is designed to help prospective HealthEdge Challenge 2018 applicants prepare their pitches for the January 26, 2018 deadline. Bring your lunch and come prepared to workshop your ideas. To find out more about the HealthEdge Challenge 2018 and how to win one of four $7000 fellowships visit http://healthedge.ca





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