Does your startup operate in the Cultural and Creative Industries? Are you looking for strategic partners and financial resources to fully deploy your growth potential? Does your startup meet the requirements? Apply now to the 3rd edition of The ArtLab Investment Forum in Milan on June 27th

1. How does it work?
10 selected startups will present their products or services in a 5 min business pitch to investment funds, business angels, and venture capitalists followed by a Q&A and feedback round. After the pitching session entrepreneurs will meet the potential investors in individual one-to-one meetings.

2. When and where? June 26th (pre-pitch session) and June 27th (pitch session and one-to-one meetings) @BASE, Milan, Italy

In order to ensure an effective performance, the 10 startups will benefit from an adhoc online individual training provided by Media Deals between the end of May and mid June.
A final round of training and trial pitches will be held on site, on June 26th, the ...
Does your startup operate in the Cultural and Creative Industries? Are you looking for strategic partners and financial resources to fully deploy your growth potential? Does your startup meet the requirements? Apply now to the 3rd edition of The ArtLab Investment Forum in Milan on June 27th

1. How does it work?
10 selected startups will present their products or services in a 5 min business pitch to investment funds, business angels, and venture capitalists followed by a Q&A and feedback round. After the pitching session entrepreneurs will meet the potential investors in individual one-to-one meetings.

2. When and where? June 26th (pre-pitch session) and June 27th (pitch session and one-to-one meetings) @BASE, Milan, Italy

In order to ensure an effective performance, the 10 startups will benefit from an adhoc online individual training provided by Media Deals between the end of May and mid June.
A final round of training and trial pitches will be held on site, on June 26th, the day before the investment forum.

Requirements:
We are looking for ambitious cultural and creative startups, that meet the following criteria:
- active in the Cultural and Creative sectors as a legal entity,
- proof of concept and market traction,
- with a clear potential and strategy for growth,
- promoting a scalable product/service,
- with a committed management team,
- preferably with pre seed investments,
- based in a EU country and the UK.

Application:
Important! Your application will be in the form of an investor pitch deck:
Make sure to specify in the pitch deck:
1. Your market potential,
2. The revenue forecast,
3. The amount of investment you are seeking,
4. The technical and managerial skills of the team

Maximum 10 startups will be selected by an international jury composed of Thierry Baujard & Juliane Schulze (Media Deals), Bernd Fesel (ECBN), Mehjabeen Patrick (Creative England), Damiano Aliprandi & Simona Martini (Fondazione Fitzcarraldo) and Michal Hladký(Creative Industry Kosice) (tbc)
Selected startups will be notified mid-May and commit to participate in the individual online appointments, the test-pitches in Milan on June 26th and the pitch and one-to-one meetings at ArtLab Milan on June 27th, 2019.

Important!
The forum will cover accomodation for 1 person for 1 night while travel costs are picked up by the participants.
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Juliane Schulze
Admin
Juliane Schulze Juliane Schulze, Board Member at pan-European investor network Media Deals and Senior Partner at consultancy peacefulfish
Lisanne Notermans
Admin
Lisanne Notermans Fondazione Fitzcarraldo
Thierry Baujard
Admin
Thierry Baujard consultant