The World Business Angel Investment Forum, WBAforum will host the GBA Blockchain, Innovation, & Economic Growth Symposium/ Pitch Competition on Tuesday of Government Blockchain Week.

National governments have a responsibility to foster and develop economic growth and security. Learn from national leaders as they explain how blockchain technology is and can be used to:

  • Collection, analyze, and report economic data
  • Support economic development
  • Support the stewardship of natural resources
  • Manage intellectual property

They will explain how to utilize the new tools that are available through blockchain and how blockchain can support commerce and constitutional democracy.


The event will include a small business pitch competition.

Members of the GBA Investors and Start-Up Community will be given an opportunity to present their business plans and ideas to potential investors and customers for monetary awards and business opportunities. The pitch competition is for small businesses that have solutions that support one or more of the goals above. More details will be provided towards the end of the year.

Contestants will be ranked in points of 1-5 on:

Originality/Creativity

Feasibility for Execution

Value Prop/Challenge Thematic Match

ROI Potential

Scalability

Sustainability

Social Impact

Presentation

 

Pitch Competition Form

 

    Please indicate if you are applying as an individual or a company or other: ie association or club.
  • Please enter a number from 0 to 100.
    Please state how many contestants are on your team
  • Please state your country, if applying as an individual, or your Company's country if applying for your company
  • Please describe your idea/company: concept, pre-seed, startup, scale-up
  • Please Choose your industry
  • If YES, is current funding grant/ angel, venture, self?
  • Executive summary of your project/company (150 words max)
  • Drop files here or
    Max. file size: 20 MB, Max. files: 5.
      Please attach a two-minute video clip and any relevant materials, flyer/website/video/pitch deck. Up to 5 files