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Best used when

An organization has completed the Integrated Innovation System Capability Maturity Assessment and is ready to establish a plan and take action to elevate results.

Because it enables

Participants to take the model of a fast pitch and turn it inside out. Instead of pitching an idea in search of an outcome (typically investment), the switch pitch helps established companies pitch their challenges to start-ups and entrepreneurs with novel solutions.

For best results

  • Pitching organization must have properly scoped and written challenge
  • Ensure resourcing and intellectual property expectations are clear
  • Fill the room with energy; hold events on a regular basis
  • Pre-vet organizations eligible for responding at an event
  • Drive post-event execution with established milestones and off-ramps

Our favorite examples

Mixer

Mixer

Mixer switch pitch events are used to support mul-tiple companies representing multiple industries.

Vertical

Vertical

Vertical focused switch pitch events are designed to help multiple companies operating in specific industry.

Entreprise

Entreprise

Enterprise focused switch pitch events help multiple business units and functions of a single, large company.