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STEP up your pitch game with UBER


February 10, 2019 by STEP Conference

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This year’s STEP Conference is shaping up to be one to remember, so if you’re heading down to the event don’t forget to pass by the Uber stand, there’s lots to get involved in.

Have a business idea?
 

Uber is offering aspiring entrepreneurs a unique opportunity to meet top Uber executives for one-to-one coaching sessions, helping them take their business ideas to the next level. Idea submissions will be video recorded pitches at the Uber STEP Conference booth and reviewed by the Uber Mentor committee. The best pitches and most promising concepts will be selected to claim their exclusive coaching session with their awesome mentors. Participants with already launched businesses or businesses looking to collaborate with Uber are also welcome to share their ideas.

There’s no Uber without you

 

Uber will also be welcoming STEP attendees to their relaxing lounge space where you can unwind, charge your phone and take part in a short survey that helps them put the you into Uber.

They also look forward to hearing your pitches and thoughts!

*Terms & Conditions

  • The UberTank is open to all attendees of the 2019 STEP conference.
  • The pitch process is on a first come first serve basis and will run from 10:00AM to 4:00PM on February 13th & 14th, 2019.
  • The pitches will be video recorded and will be reviewed by the Uber Mentor decision committee.
  • Pitches will not exceed 5 minutes in length.
  • Prize includes 2 x 30 min 1-on-1 sessions with Uber Executives to provide mentorship and advice related to the relevant business idea.
  • Winners will be selected based on the ideas which best deliver on the below criteria:
    • Solves an actual business issue
    • Solves an existing social issue
    • Scalability
  • Participants details will be collected and winners will be contacted via e-mail or telephone.
  • Participants details will only be used for the purpose UberTank and will remain in the sole possession of Uber.
  • Meetings with the Mentors will be scheduled according to the Mentors availability and can be set anytime in 2019.
  • Meetings with the Mentor will be held at the Uber Middle East office in Dubai

More brand activations will be taking place at STEP 2019 on February 13th and 14th. Get your tickets so you don’t miss out.