Investment Forum

Early-stage innovative companies seeking for investment and international exposure have the opportunity to pitch free of charge to active and specialized investors. See our available Investment Forum events, and choose the best for you.

Investors have access to high-quality investment & partnering opportunities. Check our upcoming events and register.

Seed&early stage Investment Forum: Covering all sectors (ICT, Health and Cleantech), about 20 start-ups and early-stage companies pitch to an audience of Business angels and other Industry experts.

Early&Growth stage Investment Forum: Sector focused, up to 25 selected early and growth stage companies are invited to pitch their project: 8 minutes followed by 7 minutes questions & answers by an investors’ panel of venture capitalists, corporate investors and other industry experts.

Online Investment Forum: Sector focused, up to 10 selected companies pitch online for a panel of investors and industry experts within a web conferencing system.

In a nutshell, InvestHorizon Investment Forum events offer:

  • Partnering for entrepreneurs, investors and corporations
  • Business presentations with direct feedback from active investors
  • Discussion sessions on cutting edge topics with top European specialists
  • Networking time and space to make new contacts and follow-up existing one

Online Investment matchmaking

EuroQuity is the web service created by Bpifrance (merger of OSEO, CDC Enterprises, FSI and FSI Régions) in order to match-make developing companies and potential partners for their growth, in particular investors.

Formerly only available to organisations based in either France or Germany, the EuroQuity match making service is now available to companies, investors, project managers and advisors from other European Countries, via the InvestHorizon community (

To gain access to the EuroQuity service, companies, investors and other interested organizations will need to fill in a user profile, describing their activity and investment requirements. As a quality control mechanism these profiles will then be validated by the InvestHorizon community before access to the match making service will be granted.

EuroQuity is operated in France by Bpifrance, by KfW Bankengruppe in Germany and SOWALFIN in Belgium. Its aim is to grow progressively throughout Europe in cooperation with other major public operators who are willing and able to support it.

Investment awareness Webinar

Learn about the mechanics of risk capital investment and the opportunities and singularities of investing in emerging technologies

Attend our Investment awareness webinars, with invited experts and participate in our live discussion forum.

Who should attend?

  • Investors and prospective investors
  • intermediaries wanting to know more about risk capital;
  • entrepreneurs raising venture capital funding,
  • anyone who works with the venture community, including lawyers, bankers, policy makers and educators.

Investment readiness qualification

Get free online tailored feed-back about your business opportunity

See how you compare to the other companies of InvestHorizon community and how you can improve.

Our network of investor and industry experts rate your company against the following criteria

Business potential – Attractiveness of the market and strength of the business model

Team experience - Company team skills and experience to grow the business

Product merit - Technology/product solutions are state-of-the-art and well advanced compared to the competitors

Competitive position - The intellectual property of the company and strategic relations

Investment or partnering interest - The demand/offer to invest in or partner with the company is well defined and potentially attractive for partners

Project profile quality - Information on the company profile sheet is complete, clear, balanced and convincing

0 = minimum to 10 = maximum.