2014 Schedule
Interactive: March 7–11  •  Film: March 7–15  •  Music: March 11–16

HATCH Pitch Competition for Tech Startups Part 1

#sxsw #HATCHpitch


HATCH pitch is the revolutionary competition for tech startups making life better. Join our well-connected audience as the first group of finalists present their business plans and receive feedback from esteemed entrepreneur, corporate, angel, and venture investor judges. The audience weighs in with comments and votes using mobile and web.

The program spans three SXSW sessions providing networking opportunities with fans, team members, mentors, advisors, and investors.

Finalists are selected from a pool of applicants from around the world. They prepare awesome pitches with education and coaching from experts to refine their business models and presentations. Judges select winners after hearing all the presentations. Prizes include hosting services, investor meetings, media exposure, office space, consultations, and mentoring. HATCH alumni have raised funds and made quite a splash. HATCH features startups from technology accelerators and incubators.

Come see the best of the best!


Adam DAugelli

Sr Assoc

True Ventures


John Frankel

Founder & Partner

ff Venure Capital

Early stage venture capitalist. Love working with energetic entrepreneurs working to change the world.


Missy Krasner

Special Advisor

Canvas Venture Fund

Rami Essaid

CEO & Co-Founder

Distil Networks

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