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.
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.
- 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).