Join Tampa Bay Wave, in partnership with 1776 and Revolution, on September 19th, 2017 for Challenge Cup Tampa, where 15-20 startups will pitch to a panel of judges for the
Join Tampa Bay Wave, in partnership with 1776 and Revolution, on September 19th, 2017 for Challenge Cup Tampa, where 15-20 startups will pitch to a panel of judges for the chance to win a cash prize and a trip to the Global Final round of Challenge Cup in DC!
Kirstie Chadwick, President & CEO, International Business Innovation Association
Sean Kennedy, Greenhouse Manager, The Greenhouse
Kunal Jain, TiE Angel Fund
Challenge Cup is a worldwide tournament for the most promising, innovative startups to win prizes, make connections, and share their vision on a global stage. This year, 1776 is partnering with 75 cities to host Challenge Cup Local events, and Tampa Bay Wave is excited to host the competition for Tampa’s top startups!
One winner will advance with a free trip to the Global Finals at Challenge Festival from November 13-17th, 2017. There, the finalists will compete for the grand prizes as well as spend time with the investors, customers, media and other key connections that can help them succeed on a global scale.
5:30 PM – DOORS OPEN/NETWORKING RECEPTION WITH CASH BAR AND FINGER FOODS
6:30 PM – PROGRAM BEGINS/SPEAKER/FIRST 10 PITCHES
7:25 PM – INTERMISSION
7:35 PM – SECOND 10 PITCHES
8:25 PM – JUDGES DELIBERATION/AUDIENCE BREAK
8:45 PM – ANNOUNCE WINNERS/WRAP UP/SUMMARY
9:00 PM – JOIN US FOR THE AFTER PARTY LOCATION: FRANKLIN MANOR
Interested in attending Challenge Cup Tampa? RSVP today to see startups from your area in action!
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