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Pitch Day 2021


Attendees Support Guide PDF


Pitch Day Times in BST:

08:40 – Event Start

08:50 – Leaf Paper (Ukraine)
09:00 – Ecofriends (Kenya)
09:10 – Clean Ocean (Russia)
09:20 – Drinkable-Air (UAE)
09:30 – Renovator (Kazakhstan)
09:40 – Kernel (South Africa)

09:50 – 10:00 – Break

10:00 – Oceans Twenty21 (United Kingdom)
10:10 – COOK-IN-GREEN (Madagascar)
10:20 – Cinth-Eco Fiber (South Africa)
10:30 – No-Diggers (Norway)
10:40 – Ready for Your Baby? (Tanzania)

11:00 – Event End

PAST EVENT: Guest Speaker: 6 Pieces of Free Advice from Simon Bichara (Angel Investor)

Simon Bichara will be giving all attendees 6 Pieces of Free Advice which he used to advise entrepreneurs starting up a new business!

Date & Time: Thursday 2nd September at 9am BST

Watch the Recording Here!

PAST EVENT: Intrapreneur dialogues

The session covers topics such as:

  • Examples of innovative ideas from the past year
  • Hearing stories from past participants
  • Answering questions from the audience

Date & Time: Thursday 9th September at 9am BST

Watch the Recording Here!

Guideline presentation video

Click here to learn more about the guideline – we have created a video for you to go through to learn about the programme in more detail.

Watch the 2021 Guidelines here!

PAST EVENT: Venture Capital Investor Sessions (Intro + Fireside Chat)

2 Events:

Event 1: Join a meet and greet session with L Marks venture capital partners introducing themselves and their experiences. The 0-1 Challenge is bringing in real investors to help applicants and participants, we want to introduce them to you!

Watch Event 1 Recording Here!

Event 2: Don’t forget to also join the Investor Fireside Chat with them in a few weeks time. Here you can ask them more detailed questions about your idea, trends, how to get your application investor ready.

Date & Time: Thursday 19th August at 9am BST

Fireside Chat Register Here

PAST EVENT: Skills Lab - Creating a strong application and team with L Marks

You have researched and looked into your idea, how do you apply it to the Bridge properly? Then join us for our 0-1 Challenge Skills Lab!

In this Skills Lab, we will:

  • Go through the new 0-1 Challenge scoring criteria
  • Show you how you can articulate your idea best according to these criteria
  • Tell you how you can go about putting together the best team

Date & Time: Tuesday 17th August at 9am BST

Watch Recording Here!

PAST EVENT: Skills Lab: How to Validate Your Idea

So you have a very interesting business idea and you need some help to research and validate if it is a good idea to apply with? Then join us for our 0-1 Challenge Skills Lab!

In this Skills Lab, we will:

  • Go through basic validation fundamentals
  • Show you how you can apply these skills
  • Show you how you can gather information and present it

Date & Time: Tuesday 3rd August at 9am BST

Watch Recording Here!

PAST EVENT: SKILLS LAB - GENERATING A NEW BUSINESS IDEA THROUGH CREATIVE IDEATION

  • In this first Skills Lab, we will explore how you can use creative ideation techniques to identify potential business ideas,
  • How to create problem statements conduct effective brainstorming sessions
  • How to create a solution statement for your idea and articulate it in 10 seconds

Watch Session Recording here!