PyCon is partening again with MTL NewTech and us this year to bring one lucky Montreal startup to Pycon, to present alongside with Google, Facebook, Stripe, heroku, Microsoft, Mozilla and many other technology companies.
If you are a startup that meets the requirements below, apply now by filling this form:
With the following information: a) size of the team, b) age of the startup c) your use of Python. Deadline for applications: February 26nd 23h59. Announcement of the startups selected: Starting on February 24th. MTL NewTech Demo & announcement of the winner: March 3rd Feel free to invite fellow startups
Tuesday March 3rd, we're inviting Montreal startups to present their startups to a panel of investors and VCs. Presentations will last 5mn, including a demonstration of the product. There will be various startups at various stages of growth, from new startups looking for traction to growing startups. Startups presenting should be less than 2 years old, less than 15 employees, and must use Python in one way or another (front-end, back-end, etc.).
// Agenda: 5:45pm Doors open 6:15pm Event Presentation. Each startup has 5 minutes to pitch, including a demo. Expect 1 or 2 questions from judges 7:30pm End of presentations. Judges deliberate 7:45pm Announcement of the Startup selected for Pycon 7:45pm Stay for networking!
P.S. Eligible companies must meet the following criteria: * Fewer than 15 employees, including founders * Less than two years old * Use Python somewhere in your startup: backend, frontend, testing, wherever * If selected, please confirm that you will staff your booth in the Expo Hall on your appointed day. We will try accommodate your preferences: Friday or Saturday * No repeats. If you were on startup row in a previous year, please give another a startup a chance this year.
Join us on march 3rd if you want to assist to the event: http://www.meetup.com/mtlnewtech/events/220568217/