GeekWire Calendar: Pitch competitions

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Seattle Innovation Startup Competition (SISC)

November 17 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Introduction: SISC is a pitch competition organized by Seattle Entrepreneurship Club (SEC) and Global Innovation Exchange (GIX). The mission is to provide a platform for local tech ventures to connect with broader start-up community in the Greater Seattle Area. Competition judges are from local incubators and leading tech companies. You will have the opportunity to promote your start-up ideas/projects in front of local entrepreneurship experts and get access to potential business partnership and investment. Competition Theme: Our theme for this…

Founders Live Seattle

November 21 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us for an incredible fall evening at WeWork as you hang with other entrepreneurs and hear from 5 awesome Seattle startups. Founders Live is an unforgettable happy hour competition sweeping the globe where up to five handpicked companies take the hot seat, with only 99 seconds to pitch their company and describe their value proposition in front of an eager audience. After the pitches and audience Q&A, the crowd will vote on a winner who will not only receive…

Founders Live PDX

December 4 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us on Wed., Dec. 4th for our final event of the year, which promises to be OUR BEST ONE yet! If October was any indication, FL PDX is growing by leaps and bounds. ***** EARLY BIRD tickets available through Friday 11/15... ***** IN ADDITION TO the unmatched networking and fast-paced startup pitches... ...we have expanded our sponsors, have added special guests addressing the crowd with their interesting stories, and been featuring drink vendors like Wild Roots (serving mixed drinks)…

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