iAccelerate Pitch 2016

iAccelerate Pitch is a platform for entrepreneurs, innovators and high growth SME's to practice, polish and ultimately pitch their innovative business idea to a panel of experts. It provides a platform for local, national and international investors to engage with the Illawarra and the businesses that are developing out of the ingenuity of the University of Wollongong student base and fast growth local SME's and startups.
Pitching plate consist of presentation training, mentor matching and a final pitching event to industry experts and potential investors.

Introducing the iAccelerate Pitch 2016 Finalists: Digital HomebrewGeoInteractiveHealth ReadyQuirky KidScrubUpStabilco

Congratulations to the iAccelerate Pitch 2016 Winners!

  • 1st Prize – Panel Choice: StabilCo
  • Runner-Up – Panel Choice: Quirky Kid
  • 1st Prize – Audience Choice: StabilCo
  • Runner-Up – Audience Choice: ScrubUp
  • Most Improved Award: Digital HomeBrew – Personal Pitch Coaching, Membership of My Personal Tactician, Rod Anderson
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    View the the iAccelerate Pitch Grand Final Photo Album here

    Introducing the 2016 iAccelerate Pitch Finalists:

    iAPitchFinalists 2016

    All finalists had the opportunity to pitch to an audience of industry experts, investors and the Illawarra business community at the iAccelerate Pitch Grand Final on 27th October. Read more




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