AppCademy Online  - Introduction to Pitching


Mike Bradshaw


Mike Bradshaw, a.k.a Sensei, does the actual day-to-day running of AppCademy. He is known for; being the dis-organiser of BarCamp Helsinki and other un-conferences, drinking coffee (and the occasional beer) at Startup Sauna and other startup venues (and on occasion has been known to help the residents at these places with their pitching and presentation skills). Mike is also a co-driver with the Travelling Salesman , has been a host at Hub Helsinki, and is a holder of a British passport.

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Really good course.
Danilo Gocic


You'll learn a basic skeleton for a pitch and and all the elements that go into that. You'll also be given an introduction to some pitfalls to avoid and tips and tricks of fundamental presentation skills.

Course contains

5 lecture videos

Two tasks to help you out while building a pitch

Overview of the course syllabus

  • The fundamental idea of pitching, the response we're looking for the pitch. What-Why-When of pitching.
  • The structure of the pitch and how to present your business.
  • How to deliver a pitch.
  • Preparation to your pitch, getting used to technical gizmos you might need to use during your pitch and additional ideas to take your pitch further from pitching 101


AppCampus is a mobile application accelerator program managed by Aalto University in Espoo, Finland. This is an 18 million euro joint investment between Microsoft and Nokia to foster mobile application development on Windows Phone and any other Nokia platform.

Course content

  • What-Why-When: Part 1

  • What-Why-When: Part 2

  • What-Why-When: Part 3

  • Pitch delivery: Part 1

  • Pitch Delivery: Part 2

  • Resources

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