Venturefest West Midlands 2019 will take place on Thursday, 4th July 2019 at NEC, Birmingham,
B40 1NT



Pitchfest improves businesses’ ability to win investment while simultaneously boosting their profile. Over the last 3 years, Pitchfest – which is run by the Centre for Growth at Aston University, BizzInn at the University of Birmingham and Minerva at the University of Warwick Science Park – has put 90 entrepreneurs directly in front of investors and helped bring over £2.75M of investment to the region's small businesses.

Venturefest will be host to the Pitchfest final where the best business pitches will compete in front of a live audience of investors and entrepreneurs to win:

•    The Best Pitch Award
•    Golden Ticket to access Minerva’s professional network of Business Angel Investors
•    Potential future investment


Applications for Pitchfest at Venturefest WM 2019 are now closed. For future Pitchfest competitions and apply or find out more, click here. 


Pitchfest 2019 Headline Sponsor: TBC 
If you are interested in sponsoring this year's Pitchfest awards please get in touch via the form below.



Pitchfest 2018 Finalists Include: 

Beacon Innovation ltd
Burning Barn Ltd
Fregnan Limited
Green Sisters Ltd
Culture Cake
NUJ Limited
Medstars Ltd


Pitchfest 2018 Winner: