The VC Pitchfest is a unique opportunity for NYU student & faculty entrepreneurs to present their startups to Student Fund VC Investors.
The VC Pitchfest is a unique opportunity for NYU student & faculty entrepreneurs to present their ventures & innovations to Venture Investors, fellow NYU entrepreneurs, & the wider startup community in a friendly competition! We are excited to host a VC Pitchfest on Tuesday, March 21 (6:00 - 8:00 pm) at the Leslie eLab (16 Washington Place).
The teams pitching will be selected by the NYU Entrepreneurial Institute & student fund investors. Judges will select a "Best Pitch" & the audience will vote on an "Audience Choice" award.
Deadline to apply to pitch is March 8 at 5pm ET: Click Here to Apply
Student Fund Investors:
Rani Kubersky (Sten '23) & Joseph Wang (Stern '24) : Rough Draft Ventures
Nicole Ripka (Stern '23) & Deshani Gunthilake (Stern '24): Dorm Room Fund
Rishi Gowda (CAS '25): Contrary Capital
6:00pm - Opening Remarks
6:15pm- Pitches Begin
7:15pm- Panel with Student Funds
7:45pm- Winners Announced
Come support your fellow NYU entrepreneurs & learn more about the student-led funds on campus!
This event is sponsored by the NYU Innovation Venture Fund. Additional information can be found here.
*THIS EVENT IS ONLY OPEN TO CURRENT NYU STUDENTS, FACULTY, AND STAFF, AND EACH ATTENDEE WILL BE REQUIRED TO SIGN IN WITH THEIR NYU ID CARD*
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