Halifax startup hub Volta will host a Women Taking over the World with Tech, or WTWT, pitch competition next Tuesday, March 26 at 4:00 p.m.

The competition, to be held virtually, will invite female founders to deliver three-minute pitches and receive feedback from a panel of of industry experts. The judging will be based on the quality of both the pitch and the underlying business, and the winner will receive a $500 Visa gift card.

“This event provides an opportunity for women entrepreneurs to practice their pitches and receive feedback from a panel of industry experts,” says Volta on the event registration page.

“The judging panel is comprised of experienced entrepreneurs, potential investors and community leaders.”

The competition is part of a broader initiative from Volta of the same name, which offers networking and training opportunities for women working in the information technology sector.

Attendance is free and you can learn more here.