Paris Pitch Night for Lebanese entrepreneurs, April 29, 2024

Cedars Tech and LIFE are organising a pitch night in Paris on April 29, 2024, for Lebanese entrepreneurs based in Europe or based in Lebanon with a European presence. The purpose of this event is to connect entrepreneurs with potential investors and provide post-event support and guidance. We are aiming to select up to 7 startups to participate in this event.

Applications for startups are now open, if you would like to apply as a startup or attend as an attendee, please complete the form on the right.

Deadline for applications as a startup : April 1st, 2024.

Non-registered attendees will not be allowed to access the venue.

Eligibility criteria for start-ups:

  • Minimum one Lebanese founder
  • Start-up based in Continental Europe or elsewhere with a European office or clients
  • Product ready with at least 6 months of market traction with revenue
  • Looking to raise between €250k and €2million
  • Tech startup or tech-enabled
  • Preferable but not a must: Job creation in Lebanon or other forms of impact

Please make sure your pitch deck includes all the below information

  • Executive summary (Elevator pitch)
  • Presentation of founder(s) profile and key management members
  • Product overview and value proposition
  • Timeline and traction to date
  • Business model: revenue streams, pricing model
  • Go-to-market strategy, growth strategy and sales/distribution model
  • Operating model: capabilities, assets, infrastructure (IT/technology)
  • Market opportunity: market size and historical evolution, growth drivers, and market growth forecast
  • Competition: an overview of the competitive landscape, your positioning, and key differentiators
  • Performance and financial KPIs: revenue, gross/net margins, number of users/customers acquired to date
  • Business plan: Growth plan and expansion strategy, revenue forecast, P&L forecast
  • Your ‘ask’ for funding: how much are you raising, what form (SAFE/Priced Round), basic use of funds, and any existing investors you want to mention?

Registration Form :

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Looking forward to meeting you during the event !

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