**Open for All DPhil students and All Research Staff of: MPLS and MSD Division only**
Those with funding need to know about you and why they should place their investment in you and your venture. This may be a pitch for research funds, a pitch in an enterprise competition or a presentation asking for an R & D budget. It is a skill that is much needed for the next career step.
This interactive course will use your research as a starting point but feel free to come with a business venture idea too. This course will cover: •The structure and elements of a pitch •What different funders are looking for in a pitch •Opening and closing your pitch •Team pitching •The use of props •Making your message clear Objectives: by the end of this session participants will have: •Practised a variety of pitch elements •Thought about the audience and meeting their needs •Explored the structure and elements of a pitch •Received feedback