TechIdea Pitch Competition: Submission Deadline

The TechIdea Pitch competition encourages McGill students, working in teams, to propose new technologically-based ideas/solutions that solve real world problems. This year's pitch competition is taking place on January 24th, 2024 during the John D. Thompson Entrepreneurial Development Seminar. Up to 5 teams will be selected to compete, each team will have 3 minutes to present their TechIdea pitch to a panel of judges from the business and entrepreneurial community. Judges will have 2 minutes to ask questions and give feedback.

Finalists will have a chance to win cash prizes; $500, $250, $100 and a bonus $50 audience favourite!

How It Works

  1. Students submit their TechIdea before the deadline on January 14th 2024, 11:59PM (ET)
  2. Up to top 5 ideas are selected and coaching is provided to help them develop their pitch
  3. Finalists pitch their idea during the 11th Annual John D. Thompson Entrepreneurial Development Seminar on January 24th, 2024
  4. Top 3 pitches win cash prizes of $500, $250 and $100 plus a bonus $50 prize for audience favourite

Questions? Check out our FAQ!

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