UberPITCH powered by Mettā in conjunction with Nairobi Innovation Week are giving entrepreneurs a chance of a lifetime. That’s right – anyone with a good idea can submit an application and request a ride to pitch to an investor.
On Monday March 6, startup heroes, CEOs and investors will listen to ideas, all in the back of an Uber. The UberPITCH theme ‘Innovation to solve pressing local and global challenges’ will see entrepreneurs receive the invaluable opportunity to pitch innovative business ideas to investors and the fun part is – the Uber rides will be free!
To get involved, applicants were required to submit video applications to Uber on or before March 1st. Following a shortlisting process, accepted applicants will receive an exclusive promo code which they will input into their Uber account.
On Monday March 6 between 10am and 3pm, selected participants will select the UberPITCH option in their Uber apps to get the chance to present their ideas to an investor in a 15-minute Uber ride. Finalists with the top pitches will be invited for a special event held at the Mettā on March 9th …read more