Congratulations to the winning startups!
The second annual SXSW V2Venture pitch competition took place on Wednesday, July 16 at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. During this no-holds-barred, Vegas-style pitch competition, a live audience, along with a panel of expert judges, discovered advancements in various sectors of emerging technology. Following the competition, the winning companies were announced at the SXSW V2Venture Awards Ceremony.
V2VENTURE SCHEDULE - Wednesday, July 16th, 2014
- 10:30am - Doors Open
- 11:15am-12:15pm - Education Technologies
- 1:45-2:45pm - Health and Wearable Technologies
- 3:00-4:00pm - Mobile and Tablet Technologies
- 4:15-5:15pm - Culture and Entertainment Technologies
- 5:30-6:30pm - Innovative World Technologies
- 6:30-7:30pm - One Minute Speed Pitch / Awards Ceremony
Learn more about the 25 V2Venture finalists chosen from the nearly 200 applicants to compete in Las Vegas. The top contenders in each category face-off July 16, so don't miss the live-action competition!
A huge thank you to our sponsors who have offered to support the SXSW V2Venture event and shown their belief in innovative companies who are participating. Please contact Katie King for more information about how you can showcase your brand at V2Venture.
EMCEE AND JUDGES
SXSW V2Venture relies on the expertise of a handpicked group of judges and emcee who, based on their demonstrated business and investment experience, are qualified to determine the viability of a startup. These experts help guide the exciting experience of live competition in Las Vegas. Check out the emcee and judges who helped make the inaugural SXSW V2Venture this past August a huge success.
ADVISORY BOARD, QUALIFYING COMMITTEE, AND COACHES
Made up of national and international experts, the SXSW V2Venture Advisory Board, Qualifying Committee, and Coaches assist in numerous aspects of the event, from the application process through event preparation and production. What you see at the event in Las Vegas is due to their talents and tireless efforts.
For press inquiries contact Kelly Krause.
2013 FINALIST AND WINNER RECAP
Curious about previous V2Venture winners and finalists? Click here for a complete list of companies who competed at the live SXSW V2Venture event in 2013.
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