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VERGE Accelerate Fast-Pitch Competition

VERGE Accelerate (Oct. 22-24, Oakland) is a fast-pitch competition featuring entrepreneurs with innovative technologies, products, and services related to at least one of the following: energy, transportation, circular economy or carbon removal. If selected, you’ll get to pitch to a live audience of over 3,000 thought leaders, plus a global online audience. If you have an early-stage company and meet the criteria, this opportunity is for you.

Entrepreneurs: Submit 60-second video nominations by August 2

August 7 – September 4: Community votes to help decide the finalists

  • September 16: Finalists announced!

  • October 22-24: The three Accelerate pitch sessions take place at VERGE 19 in Oakland, CA

Not interested in pitching? You can receive a 10% discount by using the discount code V19CYCL here:

Earlier Event: July 8
ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit
Later Event: September 17
Join an Application Webinar