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In partnership with 1776 Global Innovation Network of Washington D.C and Revolution, Venture Cafe Miami is hosting the #1776ChallengeCup Pitch Competition as part of our weekly #ThursdayGathering! The 1776 Challenge Cup is an annual global competition spanning over 75 cities around the world to identify the most promising startups. We are honored to give Miami startups the chance to share their ideas on the global stage and compete for prizes and coveted worldwide connections.
Selected Judges for the 1776 Pitch Competition are:
Caroline Castille, Investor Relations at Florida Angels Nexus
Carolina Pina, Director of WIN Lab Miami at Babson College
Deputy Counsel General, Guy Gilady of Israel in Miami
Andy Sturner, Co-Founder and Chairman of Boatsetter
Guillermo Cortina, VP Bank at The Venture City
The Miami #1776Challenge Cup finalist wins a free trip to New York City to compete at the Challenge Festival Global Finals which takes place in November 2017! Global Finals Winners receive cash prizes amounting in over $100,000.This is an incredible opportunity to connect with mentors, corporate partners, policymakers, and potential investors at a global level.
We also have a few prizes lined up for this event sponsored by our Community Partners!
1st place prize winner (Miami ChallengeCup Winner): WebDev Course sponsored by The Idea Center at Miami Dade College
2nd place prize winner: Unbound Festival Exhibition stand valid for the two days of the festival sponsored by Unbound
Don’t forget to RSVP as this event will be at capacity!
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