Tracks: Enterprise and E-Commerce, Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) and Robotics, Consumer Products and Blockchain and Crypto

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Pitch your startup at Computer History Museum infront of 40+ prominent investors of Silicon Valley ranging from Garage Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, Alchemist Accelerator, Grishin Robotics, Swarm Funds and more.

Pitching Competition

Entreprenuers, you are invited to Pitch at IgniterCon, Oct 13-14 Computer History Museum! We have multiple tracks covering Artificial Intelligence, Hardware & Robotics, Enterprise, Consumer products and Blockchain. Here is the complete steps for the Pitch Competition.

  • NOW: Apply for Pitching https://bit.ly/IgniterPitch2018
  • By Sept 15: Get your Discounted Ticket for IgniterCon Pitch Competition
  • Sept 21, 9AM-10AM: Attend the Webinar on Pitch by our Pitch Coach - Donna Griffit
  • Oct 5, 5Pm - 8PM: Attend the In-person screening for Pitch Competition at HackerDojo
  • Oct 12, 1Pm - 5PM:Training for Startups, Pitch Workshop and Communication with Investors workshop
  • Oct 13, 3PM - 4PM:Pitch Contest - Enterprise and E-commerce,
  • Oct 13: 4:30 PM - 5:30 PMPitch Contest - A.I. and Robotics
  • Oct 13, 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM Pitch Contest - Award Ceremony
  • Oct 14, 3PM - 4PM:Pitch Contest - Consumer Products
  • Oct 14, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM:Oct 14: Pitch Contest - Blockchain and Crypto
  • Oct 14, 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM Pitch Contest - Award Ceremony

Startup EXPO Table

Startups interested in showcasing your product, can also apply for an Expo table along with their Pitch Competition pass. Apply for Pitching https://bit.ly/IgniterExpo2018

  • Make your brand visible in Silicon Valley
  • Get infront of prominent investors
  • Find potential partners among 500+ attendees
Friday - Sunday October 12-14 2018
Oct 12 1PM-5PM Workshops HackerDojo Oct 13,14 9AM - 6PM Computer History Museum
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Pitching Workshop with Donna Griffit

October 12, 1PM-2:30PM, HackerDojo, 3350 THOMAS ROAD, SUITE 150, SANTA CLARA, CA 95054

Corporate Storyteller, has worked globally for nearly 15 years with Fortune 500 companies, Start-Ups and investors in a wide variety of industries. She has consulted and trained clients in over 30 countries, helping them create, edit and deliver verbal and written presentations, pitches and messages. Donna has the ability to magically spin raw data into compelling stories that captivate audiences and drive to results. Through her guidance clients have raised hundreds of millions of dollars. Donna also created www.invisu.me – a tool that helps startups create their pitch to investors and get the meetings they want! To learn more, visit DonnaGriffit.com

Communication workshop with Tom Marcoux

Convince Investors to Fund You: Master the 3 Critical Factors of Pitch, Network and Follow-up

October 12, 3PM-4:30PM, HackerDojo, 3350 THOMAS ROAD, SUITE 150, SANTA CLARA, CA 95054

Want to pitch so well that you get funding? Or give a speech that gets you a lot of YES’s? Or network so well that you instantly build rapport and connection? When you want to be heard and trusted … work with Tom Marcoux, the Spoken Word Strategist and Executive Coach. Need help to take the big stage in the world?—with a pitch, new brand, a business, a TED Talk, speeches, video marketing, a book? Imagine your impact with all of these elements optimized for Your Leap Upwards to Success and Fulfillment. Tom Marcoux has built his expertise with his life journey. Tom won a special award at the EMMY AWARDS, and his feature film went to Cannes Film market. He taught MBA students at Stanford University. Writer of 45 books, Tom has two required textbooks for MBA students at Sofia University (on Authentic Marketing and Authentic Leadership Communication … the leadership book is “Shape the Future, Lead Like a Pro”). The San Francisco Examiner has designated Tom Marcoux as “The Personal Branding Instructor.” As a pro member of National Speakers Association (over 18 years), Tom taught effective Pitch delivery to Stanford Entrepreneurs and Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs ... and more. As a CEO, Tom has led teams in the U.K, India and USA simultaneously. Visit PitchPowerFest.com and GetTheBigYES.com