Are you an ambitious business looking to secure funding to drive innovation? Pitchfest East is a highly-focused training and investor showcase delivered by the Enterprise Europe Network in partnership with the Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) and hosted at St John’s Innovation Centre, Cambridge.

Pitchfest East comprises of four interactive sessions:

  • Tuesday, 6th September 2016 – Training Part 1
  • Tuesday, 27th September 2016 – Training Part 2
  • Tuesday, 4th October 2016 – Selection Day
  • Tuesday, 8th November 2016 – Investor Showcase Day

Pitchfest will culminate with Investor Showcase Day where 20 selected companies will pitch their business ideas to investors from across the UK. They will present in the morning and in the afternoon with ample of networking available to allow a deeper conversation with the opportunities that may appeal.

Please register your interest in participating in this event via email to Anna Nadolna

If you would like to attend as an Investor, please contact Emma Fadlon of Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) on

Enterprise Europe Network
The Enterprise Europe Network is designed to help businesses innovate, grow and succeed in the European marketplace through technology transfer or by finding new customers, suppliers or commercial partners. In partnership with Exemplas Holdings Ltd, St John’s Innovation Centre can give you free access to the world’s largest business network, helping you make the right connections and supporting companies to develop their business internationally. For more information, please visit

The Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN)
The Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) is the UK’s Innovation Network. Established to foster better collaboration between science, creativity and business, KTN has specialist teams covering all sectors of the economy – from defence and aerospace to the creative industries, the built environment to biotechnology and robotics. KTN has helped thousands of businesses secure funding to drive innovation. For more information, please visit