Can we improve technology through ‘human touch’?

 

Vibewire’s Pitch the Future is the “Shark Tank” for young social entrepreneurs. Showcasing social, creative and technological innovation.

Theme: “Human Touch”

How can technology be improved through ‘human touch’?

‘Human Touch’ – lends itself to AI, UX, community apps etc. Seeking how we can utilise existing technologies in new ways to create a more human experience.

Prizes:

Audience choice (main prize): $1,000 seed funding and ongoing acceleration and mentorship support to make their idea a reality. Including 6 months free access (worth $900) to Vibewire’s co-working space, the Common Room.

Runner up (Judges choice): 90 days of free access (worth $500) and social impact acceleration via Vibewire’s co-working space, the Common Room.

Application Criteria:

  • Project coordinator must be below the age of 30;
  • Projects must create social impact through creativity;

Finalist will be expected to:

  • Be available to pitch their project (with slideshow presentation) at Vivid Ideas Event on June 1 and attend a rehearsal ahead of the event;
  • Launch a crowd funding campaign on Start Some Good with training & support from CEO Tom Dawkins.

Applications Due: Friday the 19th of May, 12pm. (Extended to Sunday the 21st of May, 11:59pm).

 

Event Details

Applications Closed

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