Introduction to
the Power Pitch Competition

Calling all female founders: do you have an innovative solution to a pre-existing problem? Apply now to the Women Power Summit Power Pitch Competition and get a chance to showcase your idea to leading industry experts. In partnership with accelerator Brinc MENA, the pitch competition aims to highlight the ideas of the region’s leading aspiring and ambitious women entrepreneurs in all fields.
Prizes for the winning team include:

  • 2 tickets to the Maldives
  • One-to-one mentorship opportunities with leading industry experts
  • Marketing collateral development
  • Access to co-working space

**Non-technical founders are encouraged to apply**

Offline Application

This is a Word version of the Power Pitch application form. The document is meant to serve as aiding tool to applicants. Feel free to think about your answers, once you have completed them, make sure you submit your answers.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Idea/Seed Stage
  • Technology enabled – i.e. Tech Startup
  • Clearly outlined target customer & value proposition
  • Viable business model
  • Solid market opportunity
  • Female-led – i.e. at least 50% of founders should be female

Day 1

From

To

Activity

11:30

12:00

Registration

12:00

1:00

Pitch Perfect Workshop by Brinc

1:00

2:00

Lunch

2:00

3:00

Pitch Decks mentorship

Day 2

From

To

Activity

2:00

3:30

Pitching competition ( 10 min per team, 5 min pitching and 3 min Q&A)

3:30

4:00

Jury grading and participants feedback

4:00

4:30

Announcing the winners & group picture

Application Process

The application process is 2 parts.
First, complete the application form. Make sure that you fill in every section. Applications with missing parts will be excluded. the top applicants will be selected to attend the competition.
Second, submit your Pitch Deck. Selected on applicants must have a complete pitch deck prior to attending the competition. Selected Applicants that fail to have a pitch deck with them will be excluded.
Have your pitch deck ready? submit it to accountmanager@obaiandhill.com