New pitch format at IBTM World
Event Business Accelerator opens opportunities for entrepreneurs
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This year, IBTM World is introducing the Event Business Accelerator to its programme, which is based on the TV format "Dragon's Den" in which entrepreneurs pitch for their ideas to investors. Organiser Reed Exhibitions is looking for exciting ideas and creative start-ups from the entire meetings industry. Ideas or start-ups could include events, conferences, exhibitions, festivals, catering, stand designers, marketing, florists, venue finders, AV and audio, lighting, staff hire, security, ticketing, products, facilities, or mobile apps. Applications can be submitted until September 13, 2019 and will be presented at IBTM World from November 19 to 21 in Barcelona.
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IBTM World has crowned Canvas Planner the winner of its event incubator, ‘Event Business Accelerator’, a newly launched business mentorship and investment programme for young entrepreneurs. The winner was announced at a graduation ceremony following two days of live pitching to potential investors at IBTM World 2019, taking place at Fira Gran Via Barcelona from 19-21 November.Read more