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Xcelerate Startup Pitch Competition

GET NOTICED. GET FUNDED.

Four minutes, four slides. Startup entrepreneurs will pitch to a panel of top-tier judges, to an audience of top-tier VCs, pharma execs and investors.

2020 Xcelerate Startup Pitch Competition

The application for the Xcelerate Startup Pitch Competition will be available shortly. 

 If you have any questions please email Olivia Guiliana at oguiliana@ebdgroup.com

Who pitches?

Applications for pitching can be submitted for consideration by startup companies who meet the following criteria:

  • Created in the past five years
  • Has fewer than ten employees
  • Be developing new therapeutic products, technology platforms, or digital medicine technologies
  • Aggregate financing of USD 12 million or less
Overall fee structure
  • Pitch fee per company: USD 150
  • Special conference registration fee for startups: USD 595 (EARLY BIRD rate until June 26, 2020)
  • Total fee: USD 745 (one application for Startup Pitch Competition and one registration fee)

2019 Pitch Competition Judges


 

BREAK INTO THE LIFE SCIENCE INNER CIRCLE


Build new relationships, that will help you to get ahead. Engage with high-caliber strategic partners and investors to advance your startup company.

Special Startup Pricing is only $595* (EARLY BIRD rate until June 26, 2020)

*Special rate only applies to companies that meet the following criteria:

- Have been created in the past five years
- Have fewer than ten employees
- Be developing new therapeutic products, technology platforms or digital medicine technologies
- Have aggregate financing of USD 12 million or less.

2019 - Participating Investors

STARTUP SOURCEBOOK: HOW TO JUMP FIVE UNFORSEEN HURDLES TO BIOTECH SUCCESS


What does it take to launch a successful biotech company? his sourcebook gathers advice from some of the industry’s best sources to help entrepreneurs solve some of the toughest—and often unexpected—challenges of creating a life sciences startup.  

See what's inside! 

Meet more key decision makers in two days than you could all year!

USD 595* Special pricing for startups (EARLY BIRD rate until June 26, 2020)
  • Meet with investors and pharma executives in one-to-one meetings facilitated by the industry's leading partneringONE® system

  • Apply to pitch your innovation to top-tier venture capitalists, pharma and private equity investors at an exclusive pitch competition for startups

  • Access advice from experts to help you lay the groundwork for your launch or commercialization strategy

  • Network and build relationships during evening events

  • Be part of the global life science community through exclusive access to keynotes and evening events during concurrent Biotech Week Boston September 21-24

*Special rate only applies to companies that meet the following criteria:

  • Have been created in the past five years
  • Have fewer than ten employees
  • Be developing new therapeutic products, technology platforms or digital medicine technologies
  • Have aggregate financing of USD 12 million or less.

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT:

Olivia Guiliana
EBD Group 
oguiliana@ebdgroup.com
T: +1 760 692 5923