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Pitch for Progress Online Demo Day: Watch Promising Impact Startups Pitch

Watch promising impact startups pitch

Jul 14, 2021
01:00 pm - 02:30 pm
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There is no shortage of problems facing humanity, but there is a shortage of passionate and ambitious founders working to solve them. On this special online event, three entrepreneurs building startups that make progress on the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) will pitch to a panel of top venture capitalists and thousands watching live from across the globe. The best pitch will be crowned the “Pitch for Progress” Champion, receiving a long list of prizes and invaluable support to build their company. Don't miss this opportunity to learn about new impactful startups and learn how experienced investors evaluate businesses.
About the Pitch for Progress Competition:

Pitch For Progress ( is a global startup pitch competition that aims to highlight and empower entrepreneurs making progress on the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

In this free and open competition, entrepreneurs or teams building a “For Progress Company” ( can apply to join this Pitch for Progress Demo Day, an online event broadcast to thousands of global attendees and judged by top venture capitalists (TBA).

The top-ranked pitch from this event will then be crowned the Pitch for Progress Champion, receiving a lucrative prize pool that includes free mentorship, acceleration, PR, and other services from top global organizations like ChangeNOW, Publicize, Hubspot, Founder Institute, and more.

Learn more and apply at

Who Should Attend? 
  • Startup Investors looking for interesting high impact companies 
  • Anyone who wants to build a company to solve one of humanity's biggest problems 
  • Anyone who is launching or thinking about launching a startup in Portugal 

What is "For Progress"?
For Progress is an initiative by the Founder Institute to empower for-profit startups to identify achievable impact metrics and make progress on the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). 

There are no excuses. The time has come for every company to do their part and make progress on the SDGs. Find your path to progress at

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