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BioPharm America

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2 days in-person. 2 days virtually.
September 28–29, 2022 | Boston, USAOctober 4–5, 2022 | Virtual

CONGRATULATIONS ON BEING SELECTED TO PITCH AT THE STARTUP SPRINGBOARD

Please review the below information as it includes important information about your pitch

Key Information

Step 1: Pay your presentation and registration fee

  • Registration for the conference is required from at least one person from your company to pitch at the Startup Springboard.
  • In your acceptance email, you received a link to pay your registration fee and presentation fee.
  • Question about your registration? Please email Yesenia Cortes at ycortes@ebdgroup.com

Step 2: Prepare your pitch

  • You will be allowed to display 5 PowerPoint slides during your 5 minute pitch
  • 1st slide – Title slide: your company name, your name, title and contact information
  • 2nd,3rd 4th, 5th slides: Content related to your pitch

Step 3: Present onsite at BioPharm America

  • The pitching sessions will happen in rounds of 6 companies. Each company will take turns delivering their 5 minute pitch, followed by a feedback session by the judges. 
  • You can also make changes to your onsite presentation all the way up until the day of your presentation.
  • We will have a speaker check-in room onsite where you can bring your presentation on a flash drive if you need to make any last minute changes.

Competition Day

Please read through the below information to make sure you are prepared once you arrive onsite in Boston, USA

Presentation Details

  • All presenters are limited to no more than five minutes and five slides each. 
  • A panel of judges will determine the winner of the competition based on the quality and effectiveness of the pitch as well as the investability of the idea. 
  • The winner will be announced at the conclusion of the competition at 5:00PM. Please plan to be in the room at this time and find out if you are the winner! 


Upload your final pitch

  • We ask that you upload your company presentation using our online form by Monday, September 19th (at the very latest).
  • If you need to replace an already submitted file you may use this form again to upload the new file. The old file will then be replaced.
  • If you upload your presentation twice to the link please type VERSION 2 in the title

Stop at the "Speaker check-in room"

  • Please be advised that all presenters are required to check in with the A/V team in the "Speaker check-in room" located in Room 255 at least 4 hours before your scheduled presentation.
  •  If you need to make any changes to your presentation once you are at the conference, please bring it on a USB drive to the speaker check-in room.


Tips for an effective pitch

Need some help preparing? See below to view some helpful guidelines when preparing your pitch!

  •  We recommend that you include early in your pitch – an ask – How much money are you looking for and the value inflection point that the funding leads to? This does not need to be in the slides.
  •   Core technology
    • What is your technology?
    • How does it work?
    • What need does it fulfil?
    • How is it different? 
    • What data to you have to backup your claim
  • Business strategy/Value proposition
    • Market opportunity
    • Who is making it happen?
    • What are the next milestones

AGENDA

Take a glace at who will be joining you on stage!

Please arrive to the competition room at 3:00pm to ensure we have time to prep you before the event begins.

Only one presenter will be allowed on stage per company to present your innovations.