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IdeaFunding Celebrates 25 Years!

November 3, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Thursday, November 3, 6:00PM – 8:00PM

Tucson Convention Center (Ballroom)

Join us to celebrate 25 years of IdeaFunding in Tucson, presented by the Arizona Commerce Authority. The evening will include: Main Stage Pitch Competition, presented by UA Venture Capital. Five teams will each have five minutes to pitch their companies to a panel of investors. Judges will then have five minutes to ask questions of each presenter. Grand prize is $25,000, 2nd place is a year at UACI and $5,000. The finalists were selected from over 100 applicants and have already made it through two rounds of down-selects to be on the main stage. Read more about the finalists below. Presentation of Community Awards including: Thomas R Brown Outstanding Entrepreneur Award to Carlotta Flores and Don Guerra, presented by Sarah Smallhouse The Larry Hecker and Sherry Hoskinson Community Builder Awards, presented by Larry Hecker Presentation of the Additional Pitch Prizes: Social Impact Prize, sponsored by United Way Adalante Arizona Prize, sponsored by Community Investment Corporation Vertical Prizes from IdeaFunding Morning Pitch Rooms (Tech, Impact, Healthcase/Life Science, Consumer Products) Go here to RSVP

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  • Orgo
  • Imanyco
  • MindReady
  • Divine Hair Goods


November 3, 2022
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


260 S. Church Ave
Tucson Convention Center
Tucson, AZ 85701
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