Get in the Ring Colorado at UCCS
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
UCCS, Berger Hall
Watch entrepreneurs battle it out in the Ring or enter your business idea and win a trip to Singapore to pitch your idea on the global stage!
Get in the Ring is coming to Colorado Springs on the May 3rd organized by El Pomar Institute for Innovation and Commercialization (EPIIC) and the Quad Innovation Partnership. Get in the Ring is a global startup competition that gives startups a global podium to make valuable connections to start, grow and scale up their business. Get in the Ring is known for its innovative format where startups face off in a boxing ring. Check out this video to learn more about Get in the Ring.
Any entrepreneurs can apply to compete. On May 3rd startups will be selected to battle in the ring and showcase their business idea. This will include questions from a panel of judges that will consist of successful entrepreneurs and businesses leaders from the region. Together they will decide who will win a ticket to the Global Final in Singapore on May 17-19. In addition to winning a ticket to Singapore the winner will also receive $1500 to cover travel expenses.Entrepreneurs will face off in 30 second rounds in the following areas:
Round 2: Achievements
Round 3: Business Model & Market
Round 4: Financials & Proposition
Round 5: Freestyle
Want to experience the action up close? Join
us for an evening of pitches, networking, and socializing with like-minded
There is no cost to attend this event but RSVP is required.
NEED GLOBAL EXPOSURE?
Compete against thousands of startups globally, win awards, get exposure and connect with fans to scale up your business.
Practice your pitch together with peers and get feedback from experts during these training sessions.
Participate in one-on-one pre-matched speed dating sessions with investors and business leaders and discover business opportunities together.
During the selection round you will pitch for a spot on the main stage of the selection event. You will have to pitch in front of an experienced jury and convince them why you should proceed to the next round.
The highlight of every Get in the Ring event. During the award show the best startups will battle on the main stage, show what they’ve got and compete for the attention of potential fans and a ticket to the global final.
For every participant we have great opportunities: