Pitching for Funding

CONFERENCE FOR THE CURIOUS | VPRO MEDIALAB EXPLORES THE FUTURE OF MEDIA AND STORYTELLING

Pitch your plan to a panel of six senior professionals of large funds, from the corporate world and the broadcasting industry.

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You’ve written a daring scenario, developed the concept for a ground-breaking AR production or devised a cross-media game, and you want to check whether your idea is viable in terms of funding. Then the Conference for the Curious is for you! You have five minutes to pitch your plan to a panel of six senior professionals of large funds, from the corporate world and the broadcasting industry. They give you immediate feedback on content, possible partnerships, the potential role of their organisation in relation to developing the idea and the financial feasibility. Tips & tricks are of course generously shared. Pitching for Funding is powered by Stimuleringsfonds Voor De Journalistiek

Panel

Members of the panel are Stan van Engelen (editor in chief TV, VPRO), Liesbeth van de Kar (Coordinator NTR Digital), Bert-Jan Woertman (director Marketing Communications High Tech Campus), Joy Arpots (scout Brabant C), Natasja Paulssen (director Dutch Rose Media) and Richard van Tilborg (Director Ordina Smart).

Sign up to pitch

Nothing is as vulnerable as a brilliant idea. The pitches are therefore a for the public private component of the conference. There are a few places available. So: do you have a plan you would like to pitch? Register right away via medialab@vpro.nl citing Pitching for Funding. First come, first served, and full = full! In order to participate you will need a ticket to the conference.