NEM Summit 2014 calls for creative entrepreneurs

15 AUGUST 2014

On 29-30 September 2014, ten entrepreneurs from the creative industries and digital media get the chance to present their ventures to European investors at the NEM Summit for free. Application deadline is August 20!

Bruxelles0 by Pablo BD - Found on Flickr (CC) https://www.flickr.com/photos/pablobd/5788371184The 10 selected companies will get free access to the NEM Summit, the not-to-be-missed annual event for all those interested in the fast-paced evolution of the European media industry. This year, the event will be held at Flagey – the famous cultural centre at the heart of the European capital.

Connect Investor Club
Among other investors, the event will host the Connect Investor Club – a core group of active, early-stage investors from 8 European countries. They are business angels and early-stage funds sharing an interest in the creative industries and digital media sectors and looking at new co-investment opportunities in Europe.

Selection criteria

  • High-growth companies in the creative industries and digital sector (i.e. video games, mobile, music, film, digital tech)
  • Start-up companies looking for early stage funding (up to 1,5 M€)
  • Searching European equity investment
  • High internationalisation potential
  • Innovative and scalable business model
  • Strong entrepreneurial spirit

Participating companies will get:

  • Free-of-charge registration to the European Investment Forum and NEM Summit 2014 event in Brussels as well as roundtables with the experts and investors
  • Free-of-charge online training consultation with experienced media coaches – to review the pitch and the presentations
  • Opportunity to pitch in front of European investors selected to fit to each company’s profile and need
  • A platform to extend your business network

More information
To enter the selection process send an expression of interest stating the investment amount you are looking for and your field of activity, please send an e-mail to: investmentforum(at)media-deals.org. Note that the deadline is soon – applications must be sent in before August 20th.

For more information about NEM Summit 2014, please visit nem-summit.eu.