Bookswap, Usitoo and Pensumo won the pitching competition organized by EU-GIVE and BeShared for their final event.
On 27th November, the EU-GIVE and BeShared projects organized their final event in Brussels. The final event consisted of a public pitching competition in front of a panel of investors notably social impact investors.
The pitching competition
15 platforms or future platforms were invited to pitch among the success stories of the 2 projects:
- 3 from Estonia
- 2 from Italy (Sicily)
- 2 from Portugal (central)
- 2 from Slovenia
- 2 from Spain (Aragon)
- 2 from Greece
- 2 from Belgium (Brussels Capital)
More information in the catalog of the event.
The prizes were attributed taking into account the opinion of the investors (80%) and of the public (20%) whether they would like to invest in these platforms. The awards were announced by Isabelle Grippa, CEO of hub.brussels in presence of the European Commission.