Startup FOCUS - Pitch-Training

How to get the perfect pitch? With our professional guidance you will work out your perfect pitch deck piece by piece. At the end of the intense training you have the opportunity to present your pitch to invited experts and financiers to receive valuable feedback and, of course, to make new contacts. We make you and your pitch ready for the stage.

Learning Goal:

Storytelling, Pitch-Deck Framework, Training, Feedback, Business Model, Financing, Presentation Skills
TopicCompany Building, Finance/Funding, Marketing/Sales
20. Juni 2023
14:00 Uhr
27. Juni 2023
15:00 Uhr
3 Tage

Target Group

  • Gründende
  • Start-ups

Open to

Interested parties worldwide


For this course we need your application. Click here for futher information.

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Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
Digitaler Konferenzraum


Storytelling, Pitch Deck, Business Model, Presentation, Feedback, Financing

Startup FOCUS 2023 - June Edition 


Your Tasks

  • Work out the USP of your product/business model
  • Develop customer profiles
  • Refine your business model
  • Practice storytelling
  • Structure and design a convincing pitch deck
  • Improve your presentation skills

Your Benefits

  • Methodically guided training units and Pitch-Sessions
  • Access and useful information to funding opportunities
  • Final pitch with first-hand feedback from experts and investors
  • Networking with Coaches from International Startup Campus
  • Free and unlimited access to all teaching materials of the workshop


The workshop and the Investors Pitch are supported by coaches, experts and investors from the transfer and start-up service as well as from the regional startup ecosystem. 


20.06.2023, 14-18, ONLINE, Pitch Deck Basics
Preparation of pitch deck content, structure, design, storytelling


26.06.2023, 9-17, ON-SITE, Halle (Saale), Training and Rehearsals
Transfer of theoretical knowledge into practice  
Recurring exercise elements
Expert monitoring of pitch deck creation 
Rehearsal pitches with critical feedback and reflection sessions


27.06.2023, 9-15, ON-SITE, Haale (Saale), Training and Final Pitches
Refinement and last rehearsals
Final Pitch and feedback sessions
Networking Lunch

Additional Information: 

Application Deadline: 31.05.2023 (see black button above)
Participation: Up to 2 people per start-up team 


Startup FOCUS is an offer from International Startup Campus

Startup FOCUS is a workshop offered by the International Startup Campus (ISC), a joint project of the central German university network Halle-Jena-Leipzig. The project is funded until 2024 by the Federal Ministry of Economics and Climate Protection as part of the EXIST Potentials program. The Transfer and Entreprenuership Office MLU Halle coordinates the Startup.Academy for the MLU in the joint project. Startup.Academy is the qualification platform with training and workshop offers for (inter)national people interested in founding a company and start-up teams for strategic company development and the scaling of business models for (international market entry with a focus on East Asia. 
Further information on International Startup Campus can be found here: 


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