The Duke of York hosted a Pitch@Palace Entrepreneur Showcase at Buckingham Palace on 15th June, 2016.
His Royal Highness founded Pitch@Palace to support Entrepreneurs with the amplification and acceleration of their business ideas.
The audience comprised key Pitch@Palace supporters. During the event, Pitch@Palace Alumni spoke about their achievements since Pitch@Palace.
Presentations were given by:
Doctify is a leading UK health platform which provides a solution for the millions of patients who want to search, compare and book doctors online.
Doctify were runners up of Pitch@Palace 5.0 on 7th March, 2016. Doctify said “After Pitch@Palace 5.0 we saw a 43% increase in users and a 40% increase in bookings.”
Entomics is transforming food waste into sustainable sources of energy by leveraging on novel insect-based technologies.
Entomics Pitched at Pitch@Palace 4.0 on 2nd November, 2015. Entomics said “Since Pitch@Palace 4.0 we have secured grant funding.”
Healx is a Tech Startup focused on personalised medicine for rare diseases. They apply big data analytics to identify the most suited treatment for patients in need.
Healx Pitched at Pitch@Palace 5.0 on 7th March, 2016. Healx said “Since Pitch@Palace 5.0 we have doubled in team size and have had discussions with investors.”
illumr helps organisations better understand and predict patterns of behaviour.
illumr Pitched at Pitch@Palace 5.0 on 7th March, 2016. illumr said ” we had 20 high level introductions at Pitch@Palace 5.0 and have been approached by investors.”
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JustMilk is developing a novel drug dosing device for administering lifesaving medicines and nutrients to infants during breastfeeding.
JustMilk won Pitch@Palace 5.0 in March, 2016. JustMilk said “We’ve filed two additional patents since Pitch@Palace 5.0, received grant funding and engaged with pharmaceutical companies.”
Unmade collaborate with designers to make unique, bespoke knitwear.
Unmade won Pitch@Palace 5.0 on 2nd November, 2015. Unmade said “Since winning Pitch@Palace 4.0 we opened a pop up shop in Selfridges and we are becoming a B2B business. The day after Pitch@Palace 5.0, bookings jumped by 40% and we were contacted by over 10 investors.”