The Investible Games

The event that’s redefining seed investment,
for founders who are redefining the future

Now seeking applications from startups who are building a more sustainable future.

The Investible Games is a unique, elimination-style event that challenges early-stage founders toward their first seed raise.

This is not a pitch competition or hackathon. It's a high-impact, two-day challenge designed specifically for up-and-coming founders who want to put their business in the best possible position to raise capital.

If you're willing to learn what it truly takes to be investible and understand the value of connecting with investors early on in your capital raising process, the Investible Games is for you.

We're seeking high-potential sustainability startups

Imagine a future where everything – from the way we work, eat, and play – is designed with sustainability in mind. Perhaps, you are already building that future here and now.

People around the world are experiencing the ecological, political, economic and social impact of climate change and they’re looking toward the next generation of innovators to design a more sustainable world.

Whether you’re making cities smarter, advancing renewable energy, reimagining agricultural practices or giving old products a new life, the Investible Games is providing tomorrow’s sustainability trailblazers what they need most today: insightful feedback, tangible support and a clear roadmap toward raising quality capital.

Who Should Apply?

The Investible Games is a high-impact, invite-only event designed to stress-test your business and give founders the investors insights they need to successfully raise capital.

We’re looking for startups that meet the following criteria:

The Next Investible Games is Happening:

SYDNEY

March 4 – 5, 2020

Participant stories:

More than 70 early-stage startups have taken part in Investible Games events across Australia and South East Asia, representing a wide variety of industries and sectors. Here’s what founders have to say about the experience:

FAQ

Who should apply for the Investible Games?

The Investible Games is designed for founders of early-stage companies that are progressing toward their first seed raise. Ideally, companies will have raised less than $500,000 in funding. Startups working in all major sectors and industries are encouraged to apply.

What does the application require?

The application is a simple, secure online form used to assess startups suitability for the Investible Games. Most founders should be able to complete the form in a matter of minutes!

Applicants should expect to provide your contact details and basic information about your sector and previous funding. We also require applications to upload their most recent pitch deck or company overview.

What does it cost to participate?

There is no cost to apply for or participate in the Investible Games. Investible does not take equity as a condition of participation and there is no extended commitment required.

Founders are responsible for their travel, food and accommodation costs if they are travelling to participate. Light snacks will be provided during the event with regular breaks and time allocated for lunch.

If it’s free to participate, why does Investible host the Investible Games?

As an early-stage investor, we believe in building long-term relationships with high-potential founders. We want to get to know your business before you’re ready to raise capital and long after we invest.

The Investible Games is a great way to establish relationships between founders and investors, resulting in stronger startups and investment opportunities.

What is the format for the event?

The Investible Games is an elimination-style, challenge-based event. Not every startup will make it all the way through to the final challenge but all participants will have access to Investible’s proven founder development IP,  interact with investors and gain valuable insights that will help them on their capital raising journey.

What types of investors will be in attendance?

The Investible Games is designed to promote genuine connections between founders and investors and local and international investors are on hand throughout the event.

Investors will participate as challenge judges, enabling them to provide personalised feedback on different areas of your business. Startups that successfully make it through to the final round will have the opportunity for one-on-one time with investors.

How do I apply?

Apply now via our online application form. Most founders can complete the application in just a few minutes!