Startup Pitch & Partner

Startup Pitch & Partner

The interactive Startup Pitch & Partner program is the venue for European life-science startups to present their company, learn from expert mentors and network with leading VCs, investors and biopharma decision makers at BioVaria.

Applications for Startup Pitch & Partner 2019 can be submitted online starting in October. Check back to this space for more details or subscribe to the BioVaria newsletter to get updates.

Why attend?

  • ENTREPRENEURSHIP FOCUS: Dedicated two-day program for selected Startup Pitch & Partner teams and companies.

  • PITCH & COMPETE: Jury selected winners will receive a BioVaria Startup Award.

    • Emerging Startup Award: EUR 1,000 cash
    • Rising Startup Award: EUR 3,000 cash

  • PARTNER: Expand your network and connect with investors during one-to-one Speed Dating.

  • ADVICE: Receive pre-event feedback from a Jury Investor to optimize your on-stage pitch. Gain expert advice on your business from Expert Mentors.

  • VISIBILITY: Increase exposure of your company among investors and dealmakers who are truly committed to supporting innovative, early-stage projects.

  • EXHIBIT: Selected teams will have a booth at the event to display company materials and for partnering meetings.

Who is eligible?

European life-science spin-offs and startups falling under the following categories:

  • Emerging Startups: Pre-seed teams in the founding process or founded within past 4 years

  • Rising Startups: Post-seed teams seeking follow-on funding in the near future

All life-science startups (e.g. biotech, medtech, digital health) are welcome to apply.


BioVaria 2018 Startup Sponsors & Expert Mentors:


Startup Pitch & Partner

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