Pitch session speed dating style

Welcome to a vast display of technological marvels and ICT expertise as the HKTDC Hong Kong Electronics Fair (Spring Edition) and the concurrent HKTDC International ICT Expo opened yesterday at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC).

Collecting the finest products and solutions from over 3,500 global exhibitors, the dual event is Asia’s largest of its kind and a one-stop platform for technology, groundbreaking ideas and innovation that will define the way we live and how we conduct business across the world.

Speed networking (or speed business meeting) is a meeting format designed to accelerate business contacts, generally with a bell.

Primarily, the practice involves multiple people that gather in a single space in order to exchange information.

They will then be invited to sign up to present their two-minute ‘elevator pitch’ on the day and for a ‘date’ with a publisher.

Juliet Mabey, Publisher at Oneworld; Ka Bradley, Assistant Editor at Granta; Lynn Gaspard, Publisher at Saqi Books; and Nick Sheerin, Assistant Editor at Serpent’s Tail, will provide feedback on what makes the ‘perfect pitch’.

This opportunity is open to students from any background who are currently enrolled at New York schools, or alumni who graduated from New York schools in the last two years (classes of 2014, 2015, and 2016).

Project ideas must contain diverse characters, perspectives, or themes.

The second half of the day will be a speed-dating-style pitching session where participants will rotate tables and pitch their content ideas to the studios and networks.

, ITD’s very own speed-dating style pitching session where translators and literary enthusiasts will have the chance to pitch foreign language books to a group of publishers.

Workshop participants are invited to come armed with a book that they feel passionate about and that, as far as they know, hasn’t yet been published in English.

To get started, take the ABC profile assessment and join us as a member to submit your business proposals for confidential feedback and consideration. For details, please contact Members who have submitted the most viable and scalable business plans will be paired with a curated team of mentors, investors and potential co-founders.

To get started, take the ABC profile assessment and join us as a member to submit your business proposals for confidential feedback and consideration.

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