In-Person Event

Open Mic: Pitch Your Startup to Berlin Investors & Advisors

Pitch your startup to experts

Jun 20, 2023
12:00 pm - 02:00 pm
SIBB Deep Tech Accelerator, Oranienplatz 4, 3.OG SIBB e.V. Berlin, Berlin, Berlin, Deutschland
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We are proud to announce that we will offer our first OPEN MIC PITCH in cooperation with SIBB Deep Tech Accelerator! Do you have a startup, or a strong idea for a startup? Could you use blunt, honest feedback on your ideas from experienced entrepreneurs? Then join us for the Founder Hotseat event, from the Founder Institute. During this event, members of the audience will pitch their ideas to a panel of experts, who will then rate each pitch on a score of 1-5 (no 3's allowed!), and provide helpful feedback. Even if you don't want to pitch, you are invited to register, hear startup ideas, and watch how the experts analyze and critique businesses. Admittance: 6 pm Event Start: 6.30 pm Be on time for the event start!

Who should Attend?

  • Anyone who wants feedback from leading entrepreneurs 
  • Anyone who has an early-stage startup and wants expert feedback
  • Anyone who has an idea for a startup or a tech company
  • Anyone who needs practice and expert advice on pitching


Who Pitches?

We will be selecting people from the audience to pitch, and will do as many as time allows. To prepare, work on your one sentence pitch at and be prepared to elaborate on top of that to create an exciting 3-min, audio only pitch.


Spectators are welcome!

Even if you don't want to pitch, you are invited to register, hear startup ideas, and watch how the experts analyze and critique new businesses.


For more information about the investors, accelerators, incubators, and tech events available in Berlin, see our list of Startup Resources. Interested in perfecting your pitch? Read our Pitch Deck Guide.



Antony Tikhonov

Venture Partner @ Seedrs & Republic


Ferdinand Mühlhäuser

Digital Strategist, Business Angel & Coach @ Founder Institute Berlin


Vivek Sharma

Strategy and growth consultant @ Tom Spike


Else Van der Berg

Product Advisor @ Sonderhouse

Platinum Partners


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