Medical Cannabiz Start-Up Pitch

WHERE STARTUPS AND INVESTORS MEET


JOIN US IN 2020


Over 50 start-ups will be selected to showcase their products and initiatives throughout Medical Cannabiz World. Start-ups based across all verticals of the medical cannabis supply chain will receive advantageous exposure at the conference, with access to Business Hub, as well as proximity to top investors and mentors. Each start-up will also be invited to attend lavish networking events and additionally will benefit from online opportunities through the Medical Cannabiz World website. However, only the judges’ top eight will make it to the pitch stage during the final leg of the Summit. Expect the competition to be fierce with so many investors to impress!

APPLICATIONS OPEN ON FEBRUARY 3RD AND CLOSING ON SEPTEMBER 30TH

Participants Get The Following:


NETWORKING

NETWORKING

Benefit from a chance to mingle with prestigious industry leaders through an invitation to attend premium networking events during and around Cannabiz Summit World.

PRESENTATION

PRESENTATION

Present your project on stage to the judges and audience. Each of the 8 finalists will benefit from stage time at the Startup Pitch, including an opportunity to meet the investors on stage.

PR

PR

Receive invaluable space across Cannabiz Summit World media. Take part in interviews and share your company news in our magazines, website and email newsletters.

CONSULTANCY

CONSULTANCY

Free consultancy and potential leads from leading industry veterans are much coveted prizes for any start-up looking to make their mark. Benefit from canny advice and encouragement from successful stalwarts of the industry.

LEADS

LEADS

We will personally connect you to potential customers and/or investors.


Deadline for applications: 30th September 2020




Moderator


Meet the JUDGES

JON THOMPSON
Host

Jon has spent his entire lifetime in the Gaming Industry originating from the Horse Racing circuits and Betting Shops in the UK to having operated from just about every iGaming jurisdiction available including Australia, Costa Rica, Curacao and Malta. Having worked with some of the leading Global Sportsbook brands he continues to advise many of the industry leaders specialising in Risk Management and Price Automation. Now a regular host of events in both the UK and Malta including iGaming Idol, SiGMA and industry related charity events.

Olga Finkel
Co-Managing Partner

Olga Finkel is widely regarded and respected for her knowledge of gambling and technology law, as well as corporate governance and AML compliance matters.

She is consistently highly ranked by Chambers & Partners as a top-tier global gaming law expert. Olga provides advice on strategic, commercial, intellectual property and regulatory matters to businesses in the digital and high-tech industries, including gaming, financial services and Fintech, digital content development.

Olga is a lecturer in gaming law at the University of Malta and she practises law in English, Russian, Ukrainian and Maltese.

Olga holds a Doctor of Laws degree from the University of Malta as well as a Master of Science degree in IT and Economics from the Academy of Economics, Kharkov, Ukraine.

About WH Partners

WH Partners is a Malta-based leading law firm with expertise in gaming & gambling, blockchain, M&A, corporate finance and tax. The firm also advises clients on intellectual property, data protection, e-commerce, capital markets, commercial, fund management and foundations, real estate, employment law and citizenship and visas. Both the firm and the lawyers are highly ranked by the foremost legal directories, including Chambers & Partners, The Legal 500, IFLR 1000 and The World Tax. WH Partners is the exclusive member for Malta of Ally Law. More information: www.whpartners.eu



CONSULTANCY

Free consultancy through the year up to 20h.

DIGITAL MARKETING

A full day brand development and digital marketing strategy workshops..

OFFICE SPACE

Office space for meetings, events, and relocation.

TRAINING

Free related courses for you and your startup team.

RECRUITMENT

Recruitment services for one year.

Meet the past winner

2019 Winner

CMTREX is an IT-driven platform facilitating the global trade of cannabis products  between approved counter-parties. By integrating blockchain technology, the CMTREX Trading Platform addresses the pain-point of authentication within the wholesale trading cannabis industry. CMTREX is strategically positioned to facilitate the emergence of a transparent and efficient trading ecosystem for the global legal cannabis and hemp markets.


STARTUP PITCH 2020