Startup Pitch 2021

Many startups are active in the field of recruitment technology. Young companies that challenge existing technologies and providers with innovative solutions. These companies of the future often do not have large marketing budgets. Recruitment Tech Demo_Day Europe on 15 April 2021 therefore offers two startups the opportunity to present themselves for free during this event.

Who can participate?

The Startup Pitch is for European startups in the field of recruitment and/or talent technology. The startup must be founded after January 1, 2019. The organization must act as a startup by clearly stating this in its communication and/or be affiliated with an incubator and/or have a maximum of 10 employees.

Public Jury

The public may vote for the nominated start-ups from March 1 to March 19, 2021. The results of the public jury and the organization both count for 50%.On Wednesday, March 22 from 16.00 – 16.30 hours the winners will be announced via a livestream on LinkedIn. Follow us on LinkedIn and get automatically notified when the program starts.

What can you win

Two start-ups will get a spot in the program during Demo_Day Europe 2021 to conduct a pitch interview and breakout session. Furthermore, the start-ups will get a lot of visibility through, Recruitment Tech video interviews and the Recruitment Tech Monthly on the dutch LinkedIn.

Signing up for the Startup Pitch has closed 

From Monday, January 18 to Tuesday, February 23, 2021 you could sign up for the Startup Pitch 2021. 

Together with the public jury, the organization will decide which 2 start-ups will be allowed to present themselves for free. The organization will judge the pitches on the following criteria:

  • Innovative nature of the tool;
  • Uniqueness of the solution;
  • Significance of the pitch;
  • Quality of the pitch.

Signing up for the Startup Pitch has closed

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  • 18 January: Start of entries
  • 23 February : End of entries 
  • 1 March: Announcement of nominations
  • 1 March: Start Public Jury 
  • 19 March: End Public Jury
  • 22 March: Announcement winners Start-up Pitch via LinkedIn Live.

You don’t want to miss the announcement of the winners of the Start-up Pitch via LinkedIn Live? Follow us on LinkedIn and get automatically notified via LinkedIn when the program starts.