Conditions



Conditions

Your business(plan) is in the startup phase
Your startup is part of a growing market
Your business(plan) needs more employees
You are available before The Innovation Summit for training and meetings
Applications close on March 10th, 2016

Costs

There is no registration fee to apply for the Pitch Competition.
If you get selected for the semi-finals, you will have to buy a day ticket for The Innovation Summit.
All semi-finalists will be given workshops and a financing campaign possibility through the TheNextWomen & OnePlanetCrowd funding platform.
If you get selected to be one of the finalists and if you receive funding through our network before November 23rd 2016, you will be charged 2% of that investment.
If you get selected to be one of the finalists and if you receive funding through our network between November 23rd 2016 and May 23rd 2017, you will be charged 1% of that investment.

Prizes

What do you get?
All startups
get their business reviewed by a jury of investors and partners

25 Startups who get selected for the second round
get 10% off a ticket to The Innovation Summit
get access to the pitch event before The Innovation Summit

9 Startups who get selected for the semi-finals
get access to two workshops before The Innovation Summit
get a joined booth in the Innovation Alley during The Innovation Summit
get to pitch during The Innovation Summit before a jury of investors and partners
will be given workshops and a financing campaign possibility through the TheNextWomen & OnePlanetCrowd funding platform.

3 Startups who get selected for the finals
get to pitch on the main stage during The Innovation Summit before a jury of investors and a large live audience
will receive a convertible note of €10.000
receive media exposure in Opzij
will receive a six-month membership at Spaces

The startup that gets elected first prize by the jury
receives jewelry from Schaap & Citroen
receives an additional convertible note by TheNextWomen Crowd Fund worth €10.000

The startup that gets elected first prize by the audience
receives an additional convertible note by TheNextWomen Crowd Fund worth €10.000