Innovation@50+ is a one day pitch competition for emerging startups in the healthy living space with a focus on caregiving . At the pitch competition, 10 finalist companies will present their business focus on stage in a rapid 3 minute presentation to a panel of industry expert judges, most of whom are venture capitalists and angel investors focused on the aging health tech space.
Representing 38 million members, the power of AARP takes this pitch event up a notch. Only Innovation@50+ creates a dual-pitch event that also provides an audience of 100+ actual intended end user consumers who listen to the pitches and share feedback in real time, providing the companies absolutely invaluable market data on the spot.
This year’s event will be held at:
Plug and Play Tech Center
440 N. Wolfe Road
Sunnyvale, CA 94085
The call for applications is now open for the fifth AARP Health Innovation@50+ LivePitch
Finalists from our past events have raised over $80 million in investments and 4 companies have been acquired
Only Innovation@50+ creates a dual-pitch event
The audience includes venture capitalists, angel investors and industry leaders as well as 100+ actual intended end user consumers
The audience will listen to the pitches and share feedback in real time, providing the companies absolutely invaluable market data on the spot
Companies focused on consumer-oriented health technologies for the “50 and over” market
Companies who will have launched their product/service within 24 months of the April 27th , 2016 event date
Companies that have not raised more than $7 million in funding
Application Deadine: Friday, March 4, 2016