LaunchLab, on behalf of MultiChoice, hosted a workshop on 3 March to engage with the media, tech and innovation community. We are looking for ideas with business potential that will move towards the next breakthrough innovation in media. LaunchLab will be holding a media specific Pitching Platform on behalf of MultiChoice starting 6 April as part of our Ideas Programme.
This challenge is designed to unleash innovation in the video entertainment value chain (production, processing, distribution, consumption).
We are looking for ideas that: analyse data regarding behaviours and preferences of video consumers, trends centred around content consumption, new and innovative content, new ways to produce content and provide entertainment.
Each winner stands a chance to win a share of R100,000 (R50,000 for 1st, R30,000 for 2nd and R20,000 for 3rd) in seed funding as well as incubation support at the Nedbank Stellenbosch University LaunchLab (including workspace, internet, portfolio manager and mentorship).
MultiChoice is looking for ideas that:
Entrepreneurs only get 3 minutes to record a video pitch. LaunchLab provides no facilities for visual aids, but props and demo devices are allowed. Any content beyond the 3 minutes will not be considered in the judging.
We look for the following criteria in the pitches that we receive:
The upcoming locations where you can pitch in person are:
***Entries are closed***