With entrants from across the globe vying for €500,000 in prizes, last year's Pitch competition at Dublin's Web Summit saw a panel of industry experts and potential investors watch as company after company filled out their four-minute slot to impress.
''We judged them across 27 or 28 different factors, said Summit start-ups and community director Paul McDonnell. And that's before they even get to present at the event.
Of the 150 finalists that made it last October,...
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