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Wednesday, July 27 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
Pitch-a-Kid

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Session Title: Pitch-a-Kid: The Art of the Pitch

A panel discussing how pitching to kids can help entrepreneurs refine their pitch while helping kids learn about entrepreneurship. When entrepreneurs pitch to kids, honest and unfiltered questions surface. The answers not only educate the kids but also challenge the pitchers to explain their company using simple, straightforward, and understandable language. By engaging with the entrepreneurs, kids become inspired to problem solve, create, and make ideas reality - just as the entrepreneurs do. The pitches are judged on how well each communicates the value proposition, business model, market validation, team, and vision to the kids. The kids in turn evaluate and score the pitches and learn about different industries, occupations, and careers.

Presenters
avatar for Mike Millard

Mike Millard

Advisor, AngelSpan, Inc.
Mike loves innovation, entrepreneurs, and learning! He combined all three into Pitch-a-Kid to help entrepreneurs refine their pitches and help kids develop critical thinking skills by evaluating pitches. He founded Pitch-a-Kid with his daughter, Audrey, to connect kids to entrepreneurs. Through this simple interaction, he believes both the entrepreneurs and kids will learn from one another. And maybe will inspire the next generation of... Read More →

Host Companies

Wednesday July 27, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm
Capital Factory 701 Brazos St. #1600 Austin TX

Attendees (24)