Pitching Masterclass with Elevator and Scottish EDGE - Aberdeen

23 February 2018 - 23 February 2018 10 AM - 12 NOON


Pitching Masterclass with Elevator and Scottish EDGE - Aberdeen

Elevator at The Hub | Exploration Drive, | Aberdeen Energy Park | AB23 8GX Bridge of Don, Aberdeen | United Kingdom

Friday, 23 February 2018 from 10:00 to 12:00 (GMT)

Looking to perfect your pitch to win up to £150,000 for your Business?

Team Elevator is delighted to host this Pitching Masterclass with Scottish EDGE. 

Scottish EDGE is a competition aimed at identifying and supporting Scotland’s up-and-coming, innovative, high-growth potential entrepreneurial talent. Step one to apply for the competition is a video pitch - hear from the Teams at Elevator and Scottish EDGE Fund about how to master your pitch and how to apply for the Scottish EDGE. 

This event is open to all - General Public, Students, Staff and Alumni  


Scottish EDGE logo

Scottish EDGE is made up of three categories: 

Scottish EDGE, for companies of all sectors and stages and includes specialist Higgs EDGE (science, technology) and Creative EDGE awards;

Young EDGE, for companies where all directors are under the age of 30; and 

WildCard EDGE, for companies who are currently pre-trading. 

Scottish EDGE Round 12 Key Dates:

• 31st January February 2018 - Application window opens

• 7th March 2018 – Application window closes at 14.00 (2.00pm)

• March/April 2018 – 1st Stage Assessments undertaken

• May 2018 – Wild Card EDGE Final

• May 2018 – Scottish EDGE Semi Finals

• May 2018 – Young EDGE Final

• June 2018 – Scottish EDGE Final

Event Agenda:

Arrival 9.45am-10.00am 

Steven Hamill from the Scottish EDGE Fund gives technical details about the Scottish EDGE fund 10am-10.30am

Q&A 10.30am – 10.45am

Jules Lancastle (Elevator's Accelerator Manager - Aberdeen) welcomes with overview of Elevator, experiences of judging and session on making the video pitch and what to include 10.45am

Past winner experience 11.30am – 11.45am

Network and close 11.45am-12noon

The event is being held in Elevator's Aberdeen cutting-edge Centre of Entrepreneurship facility which is a beacon of Entrepreneurship for the region.