InVivo Match & Pitch Day Singapore

Looking for start-ups in Singapore with innovative solutions to help InVivo nurture the future!

First Stage: Ideation
(7 August – 5 September 2018)


In order to apply, you must join the challenge by registering your start-up on the platform and select your industry among the 5 proposed.

The selected start-ups will be evaluated on their ability to propose unique solutions in their chosen industry. Out of all proposals, 10 start-ups will be selected and invited to the InVivo Quest Selection.
Your submission should act as a summary: it should represent an appealing overview of your start-up and its solution(s). Feel free to illustrate your slides with diagrams, sponsors, clients…
Deliverable: Executive summary (10 slides, PDF format) explaining your start-up and its unique solution(s)

We advise you to include:
  • Problem statement/Value proposition
  • Product/service description
  • Technology
  • Customer traction
  • Development Roadmap (financials, product, customer acquisition, HR)
  • Team background and skills
  • Case study
Deadline: September, 2018, 11:59 PM, GMT+8:00

Results announcement: 14 September 2018

Final Stage: InVivo Quest Selection
(18 September 2018)

The selected top 10 start-ups will be invited for the Selection day, where they will have the opportunity to present their start-up idea and partner, collaborate and network with InVivo employees, experts, industry leaders and key decision makers. Your agenda of the day based on the partners that expressed interest in your start-up will be shared with you a couple of days before the event.

The Selection day will be split into the following two phases:

Match Making

Selected start-ups will have 15-minute meetings with InVivo Quest Match & Pitch jury to present their start-up and its unique solution(s) in the chosen industry.
Participants are free to bring any materials (demo, detailed pitch deck, working prototypes, software and hardware technologies, etc.), which they believe can enable their start-ups to qualify for the second phase.

Only 2 out of the 10 selected start-ups will qualify for the Final Elevator Pitch.
Jury selection criteria:
  • Relevance in the food chain ecosystem
  • Innovativeness of the solution
  • Feasibility/implementation
  • Scalability
  • Presentation quality

Final Elevator Pitch

The 2 semi-finalist start-ups will have the opportunity to deliver a one-minute elevator pitch in front of the InVivo Quest jury members and the rest of start-ups. The best start-up will win a trip to Paris to present their solutions along with the winners at Berlin, New York and Paris editions to InVivo officials, experts, and industry leaders!

Finally, at the Business club
The 10 candidate start-ups will have the opportunity to deliver a one-minute pitch in front of the InVivo Quest delegation and local innovation audience.