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WIB Chicago Start-Up Challenge [CHICAGO]
Sep 28, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm EDT
Join WIB-Chicago for our third annual Start-up Challenge as finalists from women-led Illinois biotech companies give short pitches about their companies’ technology and products. Local experts from the investment and start-up communities will provide feedback and select the winning pitch, with the winner receiving a cash award. The event will also feature a structured networking session with local entrepreneurs. Stay tuned as the finalists will be announced soon!
Interested in competing in the Challenge? All women-led companies are invited to apply to participate. This is a great opportunity to showcase your company and gain valuable feedback on your presentation. As a participant, WIB-Chicago is pleased to offer you one-on-one personalized coaching for your pitch. The application is available here until August 22, 2017.
Pitch Application Deadline
August 22, 2017
* – Walk-ins will be accepted at the door until event capacity is reached.
5:30 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.
Registration, Appetizers, and Networking
6:15 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Announcements and Introduction
6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
8:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Awards, Closing Remarks, and Dessert Reception
Special Pricing for Guests
When registering, members are also allowed 2 guests at member pricing
Thursday, September 28, 2017
5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. CST