Image Credit: ranlab
Image Credit: ranlab
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Regional Pitch events became part of the Technovation season in 2015. Through Regional Pitch events, more teams have the opportunity to pitch their start-up to a large crowd of peers and professionals.

The Technovation Regional Pitch event is bringing together Secondary Schools in Uganda that participated in the 12-week Technovation Global challenge program and managed to submit the required deliverables.

The Uganda Technovation Challenge finals took place on 4th and 5th of June 2015 at the Makerere School of Public health ResilientAfrica Network offices in Kololo. Image Credit: ranlab
The Uganda Technovation Challenge finals took place on 4th and 5th of June 2015 at the Makerere School of Public health ResilientAfrica Network offices in Kololo. Image Credit: ranlab

During this event, which will be take place at Gayaza High School, Uganda on Sunday, May 1st, 2016 from 8am to 4pm, the girls will be pitching the ideas that they submitted for the Global challenge.

They will also be exposed to different skills such as; public speaking during their pitch presentations in front of an audience. The winner from this event also will qualify for the Global challenge semi finals set to take place in San Francisco in July 2016.

ResilientAfrica Network (RAN); organizers of the event and a few judges will select the best 3 teams who will be awarded for their outstanding participation. The winners will also be forwarded to the Global Technovation Team as automatic semi-finalists from Africa.

The event at Gayaza High School will be witnessed by students, parents, mentors and other stakeholders.

You can reach out to Emmanuel Angoda who is the Official Regional Pitch Events ambassador in Uganda via angodaemmanuel@gmail.com for more details.