Pitch@Palace 5.0 took place at St. James’s Palace on 7th March, 2016.
The Duke of York founded Pitch@Palace to support Entrepreneurs with the amplification and acceleration of their business ideas.
Pitch@Palace 5.0 followed Pitch@Palace Boot Camp at the University of Cambridge, and Pitch@Palace On Tour events in London, Manchester and Glasgow. The focus of Pitch@Palace 5.0 was Biotech.
14 Entrepreneurs Pitched to an audience of 300 guests at St. James’s Palace. Guests at the event enjoyed Food and Drink from UK based Entrepreneurs.
Opening the event, The Duke said “I am thrilled to be here for Pitch@Palace 5.0! I can hardly believe that in the last two and a half years Pitch@Palace has been so privileged to work with so many inspiring Entrepreneurs… this has been quite a journey!”
Other UK-based Entrepreneurs were showcased at the event at St. James’s Palace. Previous Pitch@Palace Entrepreneur of the Week Splento provided on-demand photography services and Pitch@Palace Alumni Polysolar demonstrated a photovoltaic display.
The winners of Pitch@Palace 5.0 were JustMilk. Doctify were runner up and MediSieve were awarded 3rd place.
All 45 Pitch@Palace 5.0 Entrepreneurs took part in the People’s Choice. The winner of the People’s Choice vote was Cambridge Oncometrix.
Find out more about the winners of Pitch@Palace 5.0:
JustMilk is developing a novel drug dosing device for administering lifesaving medicines and nutrients to infants during breastfeeding.
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.
MediSieve is developing a magnetic blood filter to remove specific and unwanted toxins, viruses or infected cells from a patient’s bloodstream. It is a novel medical device with a wide range of applications, starting with the treatment of severe and drug-resistant malaria.
Cambridge Oncometrix is a biomarker discovery and validation company. It was founded to develop a novel non-invasive test for early detection of prostate cancer.
Read more about all 45 Pitch@Palace 5.0 Entrepreneurs: http://pitchatpalace.com/pitchpalace-5-0-entrepreneurs/
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