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Angels and authorities. Pitching for your first funding. A Brew Your Own-event

Start-up companies can change the world for the better. But they may need investors to fund their activities. Join this “Brew Your Own” event to learn why to pitch, how to pitch and what the investors are looking for, when you pitch.


03-12-2019 15:00 - 17:30


Mærsk Tower, University of Copenhagen
Blegdamsvej 3B
DK-2200 - Copenhagen


Biopeople & Copenhagen Science City

At this “Brew your own” you can:

  • Watch early stage start-ups performing their first pitch after a pitching workshop
  • Learn from the pitching mistakes of seasoned start-ups
  • Meet the angel investor and the institutional early stage investor and hear what they look for in a pitch
  • Join the Open Mike session, to get feedback on your own project/ask for collaboration/...
  • Network with inventors, investors, entrepreneurs and employment seekers


15:00-15:10 Welcome and introduction by Jane Nøhr, Biopeople/Jes Andersen, Copenhagen Science City

15:10-15:25 Jan Stenvang, Scandinavian Oncology: From University to a listed Company: Challenges and Solutions

15:25-15:40 Maj Beldring Henningsen, RiiD: Making reads user-friendly with RIID

15:40-15:55 Innovations fonden: TBA

15:55-16:00 Open Mike

16:00-16:30 Networking and beer tasting by August Hammer: Know your ale

16:30-16:45 Pitch Your Idea – by participants from the Pitching Workshop held at SCIENCE Innovation Hub

16:45-17:00 Lars Arne Christensen, Business Angel, Danish Business Angel Network: What are we, and how do you impress us

17:00-17:15 Petros Venetopoulos and Mads Andersen, BIRanalyzers: Pioneering the next generation of beer quality control instruments

17:15-17:30 Feedback, the last beers and good bye

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