The start@ETS

Pilot Pitch

$10,000 in Prizes

The Event

Zpryme’s Start@ETS features a pitch competition where innovative pilots are proposed to key decision makers and experts in the fields of energy, smart cities, transportation, mobility, EVs, and/or energy storage solutions. The winning pitch will be awarded private meetings with the appropriate parties (city, utility, etc.) along with a cash prize. There is a total of $10,000 in prizes.

This year’s event will be focused on two categories: smart utilities and smart cities.

Ten (10) semi-finalists in each category will be chosen to pitch to the judges in person on October 22nd. If you are selected as a semi-finalist you will be provided the pitch criteria for your pitch on October 23rd.

The deadline to submit your application is August 16, 2019.

We encourage you to apply early to give judges ample time to review your submission. We also encourage social media tagging / posts to promote your participation.

The Victor

Each contender has five minutes to pitch judges. The judges then have up to five minutes to ask questions. Three finalists will be selected under in both categories, with 6 total finalists presenting final pitches on October 23rd in front of the start@ETS audience.