The NextWomen Pitching & Networking Afternoon

25 April 2012 - 1:00pm - 6:00pm
Rotterdam, Netherlands
Capacity: 75

The NextWomen invite you to a Pitch Afternoon with Investors, aiming to support women-led businesses prepare and practice their investment pitches with a real panel of investors.

The Pitch Events are highly anticipated and appreciated events, held regularly at the request of our readers since the The NextWomen began at the end of 2008.

The event will give up to 11 women founders (experienced or with little or no experience in fundraising) a first review of their business plan by experts and investors. After practicing their pitch in a friendly environment, the founders will be offered first-hand insights and feedback by the experienced investors on the judging panel. The event also provides attendees with an excellent networking opportunity full of possibilities to make lasting business connections.


13.00-13.10 Introduction by Simone Brummelhuis
13.10-13.15 Welcome Member Management Team Entrepreneurship Department at Ministry of Economic Affairs, Agriculture and Innovation
13.15-13.30 Entrepreneur Talk
13.30-13-45 Investor Talk
13.45-14.00 Networking
14.00-14.20 Introduction Judging Panel
14.20-15.20 Funding Pitches & Demos by 6 companies
15.20-15.40 Networking
15.40-16.40 Funding Pitches & Demos by 6 companies
17.00 Winner announcement, Closing & Networking

If you would like to attend, please email simone at thenextwomen dot com and click Register below.

If you want to present at the event as an entrepreneur, please contact simone at thenextwomen dot com with the information below and click Register below.

  • Company name
  • Founder name
  • Company description

You will need to submit your power point with your presentation slides 4 days prior to the event.