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March 22, 2018
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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James Irvine Center
353 Frank H Ogawa Plaza
Oakland, CA 94612
no charge to present or attend
East Bay Pitch Fest Flyer 3.22.18
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East Bay Entrepreneur Pitch Fest

Thursday, March 22, 2018

The first East Bay Entrepreneur Pitch Fest will be held on Thursday, March 22! This Pitch Fest will allow potential interested parties to listen to pitches from early-stage companies. The Pitch Fest is free and open to entrepreneurs from Alameda and Contra Costa Counties who have not received any venture capital funding. Parties interested in presenting should register by March 13.

Apply Now for the First East Bay Pitch Fest!
The event will be divided into three modules according to the type and size of the presenting company.

Parties interested in presenting may register using the link to the right at no charge by March 13. A Committee of Business Service Providers will select the presenters and contact them with the presentation schedule by March 16.

Pitches will be limited to 5 minutes with up to 5 minutes for Q & A. There will be a networking break before and after each Module to allow further conversation and contacts to be made by presenters and attendees.

Parties interesting in attending may register online at no charge as well.

Tentative Schedule (subject to change based on applications)
12:00pm Registration-Networking
12:30pm Opening Remarks-Lee Lambert, Alameda County SBDC, Rani Langer-Croager, Uptima Business Bootcamp
12:35pm Module 1: Microbusinesses and Small Business-Crowdfunding
1:35 pm Break-Networking
2:00pm Module 2: Non-technology Small Businesses
3:00pm Break-Networking
3:30pm Module 3: Early Stage Technology Companies
4:30pm Closing Remarks-Networking
5:00pm End

Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested two weeks in advance. Please call Alameda County SBDC at (510) 208-0410 if you have any questions.