We hold campus-wide Pitch2Match programs usually at least 2x per semester, once at the start in September and February, and a second event about midway through. In addition, we partner with different organizations and student groups to host Pitch2Match events as part of their programming.

Our Next Event: Thurs Sept 23, 5:00 – 8:00pm

  • Date/Time: Thursday, September 23rd, 5:00-8:00pm
    • Pitches 5:00-7:00pm
    • Networking 7:00-8:00pm
  • Location: E25-111
  • Pitch Duration: 60 seconds each
  • Slide format:
    • ONE slide
    • PDF only
    • See below for slide submissions
  • Additional Details:
    • Slides are due by 5:00pm EST on Monday, September 20th.
    • In order to attend the event, you MUST register per MIT contact tracing policies.
    • Space is limited, spots are first come, first served.
    • Walk-up pitches will still be allowed (if time permits), but only for those who registered for the event.
    • Food and beverages will NOT be provided.
    • Pitch order will be sent out by 12pm on the 23rd.
    • Please be patient as the volume of submissions for Pitch2Match is always high – often with over 100 slides.

You do not need to pitch and submit a slide in order to attend Pitch2Match. If you do choose to present, slides need to be submitted by 5:00pm on Monday, September 20th. In addition to Pitch2Match, your slide will appear in our Opportunities section on Orbit: https://orbit.mit.edu/matchmaking

Event is At Capacity
Side Deadline Has Passed
  • The deadline to submit your slide has passed.
  • If you are pre-registered and did not submit a slide, but would still like to pitch, there will be an opportunity to do so at the end after all submitted slide presenters have gone.
  • Due to room capacity and COVID protocols, we are unable to allow walk-up registrations on the night of the event. Only those who pre-registered may attend.

Network, connect, and build your team for the semester!

  • Founders: find co-founders and talented team members
  • Joiners: find a startup to share your talents and skills

Or simply discover like-minded individuals who share your passions for possible future opportunities!

Pitch2Match is not just for MIT.
Entrepreneurial students from schools around the greater Boston area are welcome to attend and pitch as well.

Due to time constraints, we limit the number of presenters, so sign up as soon as registration opens and reserve your slot.
You do NOT need to present in order to attend.

Questions? Contact pitch2match@mit.edu


Looking to find opportunities or co-founders, but no Pitch2Match is scheduled?

Visit the Matchmaking section of our Orbit student platform and add your information online to be seen by MIT students looking to connect!