Networking Event: Pitch Please!

Event Date: 
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm
RSVP Required
Free Event
DC Tech & Startups
Cost:
Included Items: 
LIMITED NUMBER OF FREE RSVPs. There will be drinks, hors d'oeuvres, and an energetic atmosphere with live music.

Gensler is hosting an innovative spin on a Pitch Competition. On October 10th, from 5:30-8:00pm, their creative office on 2020 K will feature several booths showcasing individual tech-start-ups at each station. It’s a chance for attendees to learn about the latest ideas in tech, and network with leaders in technology, policy, and design. The casual set up will provide a chance for pitch competitors to get feedback both from experts, and the audience.

Venture Capitalists and mentors will select the final winner. The winner will receive $5,000 in brand strategy services from Gensler$5,000 towards furnishings for future workspacefrom MOI, and select participants will receive 1 month of free co-working space at Alley. The audience will also get to vote and give feedback through a People’s Choice Award.

“The aim of this event is to showcase top-tier companies at various stages of development, and to promote tech community leaders at different stages of funding. Gensler and Alley, as leaders of the Districts creative industry, are very focused on what we can do to support this growing ecosystemthat is re-defining our city.” - Abbie Howard, Gensler.

Attendees can register for free on Eventbrite. Registration is open until the event reaches max capacity. There will be drinks, hors d'oeuvres, and an energetic atmosphere with live music.