Satellite Finance Network

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Finance and regulatory network for the UK space industry

Elevator Pitch Training and Pitch Events

The SFN is a network which seeks to bring the growing satellite and space industry together with the financial community: offering opportunities for both. We have excellent relationships with investors who are specifically interested in space and satellite application opportunities.

The SFN and Innovate UK are pleased to invite you to submit a proposal to be part of our:

  • Elevator Pitch Training Sessions, on Tuesday 12 June 2018 at techUK (10 St Bride St, London EC4A 4AD) from 10:00 to 13:00
  • Elevator Investor Pitch Event: on Thursday 5 July 2018 at techUK (10 St Bride St, London EC4A 4AD) from 09:30 to 13:00.  Registration to start at 09:30 followed by the Pitch Event at 10:00.

If you would like to be considered to be involved in these events please complete the application form, with information on your business and also a short executive summary of your activities (no longer than 2-3 pages) and return it to Joanne Wheeler (Co-Chair of the SFN at joanne.wheeler@satellitefinancenetwork.org by 17:00pm on Friday 25 May 2018. The SFN will then notify you if you have been selected to participate by Wednesday 19 October.

lf your submission is successful, we will let you know by 17:00 on Friday 1 June 2018 and you will be invited to the Elevator Pitch Training Session on Tuesday 12 June 2018.

A summary of the events is provided below. Full and final details will be provided to the selected companies.

Why apply?

This is an excellent opportunity to raise your company's profile, gain pitching experience, benefit from expert assistance and have the opportunity to pitch to investors. Companies have also previously benefitted from meeting the other selected companies at these events.  We hope many of you will submit applications to be part of these events. Companies based in the UK or companies looking to establish in the UK are welcome to apply.

 

A summary of the events is provided below. Full details will be provided to the selected companies.

This is an excellent opportunity to raise your company's profile, gain pitching experience, benefit from expert assistance and have the opportunity to pitch to investors. We hope many of you will submit applications to be part of these events. Companies based in the UK or companies looking to establish in the UK are welcome to apply.

Elevator Pitch Training Sessions

The SFN will select between 10 and 12 companies, based on the completed forms, to be part of the Elevator Pitch Training Session. The selection will be based on how closely we believe that your proposition fits our investor base and on the investor attractiveness of your proposition.

The purpose of the training session is to prepare the selected companies for their pitch to actual investors during the Elevator Pitch Event and to give companies the opportunity to benefit from feedback and advice from a panel of investors, business, corporate, lP and legal advisers.

Each company will be given 6 minutes to pitch as part of a pitch "lnvesting Game". Full details of both the Training Session and Pitch Event will be provided to the selected companies.

Elevator Pitch Event

Companies will be given a 6-minute slot for an elevator pitch to a panel of potential investors. There will also be time to network with the audience which will be comprised predominantly of investors with an interest in space opportunities..

Download the application form