THE GREAT PRAIRIES PITCH MARATHON

FAQs

PITCHING FAQs

1.

When is the deadline to apply?

The deadline to apply for the 2022 Great Prairies Pitch Marathon was on Friday, August 16th, 2022 at midnight MDT.

3.

At what time will I present my company on August 18, 2022

Companies selected to present will be assigned to present anytime during a block based on their company sector.

5.

What is the pitch format?

Presenters get 3 minutes to pitch their startup company online via Zoom.

2.

When will I know if my company has made the cut?

Companies selected to present during the pitch marathon will be notified on a rolling basis.

4.

Can there be more than 1 presenter during our pitch?

Yes, you may have up to 2 live presenters during your company pitch at the event. Practice beforehand!

6.

How do I cancel my offer to present my company?

Contact us to discuss how we can help you cancel your confirmed offer to pitch during the 2022 marathon.

Learn more about pitching by checking out our past pitching marathons!

ATTENDING FAQs

1.

When is the deadline to grab the event and afterparty tickets?

The deadline to get tickets to attend the online event and afterparty is on August 18, 2022. They're free, so go get them now!

3.

When and where are the afterparties?

YEG afterparty | 5pm MDT

 - Say Uncle - View on Map

YYC afterparty | 5pm MDT

 - Briggs Kitchen and Bar - View on Map

YXE afterparty | 5pm MDT

 - Boffins - View on Map

YQR afterparty | 5pm MDT

 - Cathedral Social Hall - View on Map

YWG afterparty | 6pm CDT

 - TBD

5.

Is there a minimum age to attend the afterparties?

No, tickets for all afterparty locations are for all ages.

2.

When does the 2022 event start and end this year?

Pitches begin at 8am MDT/9am CDT on August 18th and will run until 5pm MDT/ 6pm CDT with afterparties proceeding till late.

4.

Does it cost money to attend the pitching marathon or afterparties?

It's free for you to pitch and to come to the party! We want to support the entrepreneurs that make this community possible. If you or somebody you know is interested in sponsoring the event though, we'd love to chat!

6.

How can I contact you?