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Women's Pitch Night YYC

  • The Edison Building - 3rd Floor 150 9 Ave SW Calgary, AB, T2G 2E7 Canada (map)

Hosted by Volition Advisors and Women in Tech World


Join us for our next Women’s Pitch Night YYC, hosted in partnership with Women in Tech World.

Pitch Nights provide a comfortable space for entrepreneurs to gain practical experience and feedback on their 3-minute pitch, in front of a live audience and industry panel. The audience (all genders welcome) votes on the top three companies to receive valuable prizes from local sponsors.

Feedback Panelists:

  • Megan Zimmerman - Business Development Manager, Energy, Green Economy & Technology, Calgary Economic Development

  • Harlene Mann - Business Development Manager, Futurpreneur Alberta

  • Melissa Smith - Partner, BLG Calgary

Who Attends?

  • Pitchers: startups at any stage looking for practical experience pitching their company. This is a great opportunity to try out messaging and learn where your gaps and areas of improvement are for your pitch. We welcome pitchers who self-identify as women for this event.

  • Panelists: experts from the startup community from a variety of backgrounds. We feature an all-women panel for this event.

  • Audience: entrepreneurs, investors, educators, supporters, and those who are just plain curious. All genders and backgrounds invited to attend as audience

In thanks to our generous sponsors, this event is free.

A BIG THANK YOU TO:

Valhalla Private Capital
The Hunter Hub for Entrepreneurial Thinking
Lighthouse Labs
Borden-Ladner Gervais Calgary

Our aim is to promote diversity and inclusiveness in the tech startup community. We invite everyone in the community to participate as audience.


Earlier Event: November 21
Rainforest Alberta Lunch Without Lunch
Later Event: November 22
EvolveU Full Stack Developer Open House