Pitch Training for Researchers – How to Sell Ideas
On November 4th, 2021, the applicants had the opportunity to join a Capacity Development with the international pitch trainer Dirk Lehmann. In the three-hour workshop, the participants could develop their rhetorical and presentation skills, and learn how to raise funds and get the attention that research projects need.
What’s next? Pitch Event and Awarding
In January 2022, the finalists will pitch their projects live to an audience of investors and business advisors. The Pitch Event will include keynote presentations on agriculture and investment. After the event, the WAITRO Secretariat in consultation with the evaluation committee will determine the winners. Up to two projects will win the WIA 2021 and will each receive US$25,000.
The WAITRO Innovation Award