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2020 Queens StartUP Final Pitch

May 26 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Date:
May 26
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Join Queens StartUP! for our annual business competition and watch 9 finalists pitch their startups and compete for $30K cash prize.

About this Event

This is an online event. You will receive Zoom instructions post registration.

We’re excited to host the final pitch for the 14th Annual Queens StartUP! Competition. 9 finalists from three categories (Technology, Sustainability and Community) will pitch to a panel of judges and compete for the $30,000 cash prize.

Agenda:

9:00 am – 9:20 am: Event and Judges Intro

9:20 am – 10:05 am: Technology Category Pitch

10:10 am – 11:00 am: Sustainability Category Pitch

11:00 am – 11:10 am: New Judges Intro

11:10 am – 12:00 am: Community Category Pitch

This event is brought to you by Queens StartUP! It is a signature program at Queens Economic Development Corporation and funded by Resorts World NYC. The program is focused on providing entrepreneurship education, one-on-one start-up assistance, mentoring and $10K seed funding to help businesses get off the ground. The program mission is to drive innovation through entrepreneurship in the most diverse borough in the world. We believe that inclusion is an economic imperative and entrepreneurship is open to everyone, regardless of your gender, race or birthplace.


QEDC hosts the Queens Women's Business Center. QEDC encourages all women to participate in this and all other QEDC programs.



The Queens Women's Business Center is Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Reasonable accommodations will be made for persons with disability if requested at least two weeks in advance.


This program is supported in part through funding from Empire State Development.

This program is supported in part through funding from the office of the Queens Borough President.

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