PitchBlue is a pitching event for start-ups that work on solutions for the maritime industry with a focus on shipowners and ship managers. A dedicated jury of high-profile shipping experts will judge the ideas and challenge them from an industry and client perspective. The best start-ups will be awarded valuable prices ranging from media constulting and free advertisement to coaching and mentoring by Jury members..
17:30 Welcome & Introduction of the Jury
17:40 Start-up pitches
3 minutes per pitch each followed by Q&A of the Jury
19:20 Audience Voting
in the meantime: consultation of the Jury
19:45 Jury & Audience Awards
20:00 Get-Together, Drinks & Snacks
Application for start-ups
Any start-up working on solutions or products focused at maritime shipping companies, shipowners and ship managers can apply for the pitching event. Start-ups need to apply by filling out the application form online and providing a 60 seconds video introduction.Out of all applications the Jury will select ten most promising start-ups and invite them to pitch in front of the Jury and a dedicated audience from the maritime shipping community on 24 May in Hamburg.
Deadline for applications is 01 May 2018.