Pitch It! workshops equips potential Pitch It! Asia participants with not only the right pitching skills but also attain insights from established creative Asia entrepreneurs during a creative forum. Additionally, participants will go through an idea generation networking platform which allows them to network while brainstorming on business collaboration ideas.
Pitch It! workshops has travelled to creative cities such as Cebu, Jakarta and Hongkong is now coming to Penang!
Targeting at creative entrepreneurs from all around Asia, Pitch It! Penang workshop is a lead up to Pitch It! Asia 2014/2015, which seeks to promote and actualize the development of new content from creative industries in and around Asia through the awarding seed funding and connecting creative entrepreneurs with the right people and the right opportunities.
15:00 Welcome/Opening Speech
15:05 Video Presentation of Pitch It! Asia
15:15 Creative Mapping of Asia
Prof Simon Robertshaw, Dean of Arts and Digital Industries, University of East London
Denise Tjokrosaputro, CEO and Publisher, New Media Investment
Marco Santos, Co- Founder and Director, IPVG (Venture Capitalist)
Narelle McMurtrie, Hotelier/Lifestyle F&B Owner
Lyndon Yeo, Organizing Chairman of Pitch It! Asia 2014
16:00 The Sandbox Discovery Cafe - An Idea Generation Networking Workshop
18:00 Presentation by Pitch It! past winner (The Sharing Economy)
18:15 Advice from Venture Capitalists - On what they look out for in pitches