venturefest2015-logo-blackAs part of Venturefest Bristol & Bath 2015, TechSPARK and Invest Bristol & Bath are organising an Investor Showcase to show off some of the region’s best startups to top investors from all over the UK. And we’re excited to announce that applications for the Investor Showcase are now open!

Who can apply for the Investor Showcase?

venturefest-2015-bristol-and-bath-entrpreneursIf you’re an early stage tech startup looking for £50 -£500k or you’re at growth stage and looking for up to £2 million, then this may be the perfect pitching event for you!

Your startup can come from any of the Venturefest ‘zones’ – covering Advanced Engineering, Digital & Creative (including Software), High-Tech and Microelectronics, as well as the City Innovation areas (transport/ buildings/ energy and waste).

Spaces are limited to just 10 at this exclusive pitching event and, as well as the initial application form, there will be two pitching competitions prior to the event to ensure that only the best pitches and most investable companies are selected.

So if you’re an awesome startup looking for investment to turn your ideas into a reality, get onto the Venturefest Bristol & Bath Investor Showcase Application page and get your entries in quick, applications are only open until 6pm, Tuesday 28 April!

What else will be happening at Venturefest?

Held at the Bristol Engine Shed and Passenger Shed on the 9 June, Venturefest won’t just offer you to the chance to pitch to big investors in the Investor Showcase, it will also give you the chance to meet and network with some of the best local tech startups and business minds in the region with a Startup Village and a Thought Leadership Conference – all in one day!

The event will also have a particular focus on the role of innovation in sustainability and green technology as Bristol celebrates its year as European Green Capital.

Keep up-to-date with Venturefest Bristol & Bath news by following them on Twitter here: @venturefestbb.