AgeTech After Dark

CES 2024 Pitch Competition

January 10, 2024

7:00 pm -

10:00 pm

Application Opens:

September 1, 2023

Application Deadline:

October 13, 2023 11:59 pm

Event Location:

Las Vegas


How does your solution empower older adults to take charge of their brain health? Research shows lifestyle behaviors may have a significant impact on brain health/cognitive function.


The AgeTech Collaborativeâ„¢ from AARP is on a mission to Make Aging Easier for Everybody. Innovative startups focused on longevity solutions are invited to apply to participate in the AgeTech After Dark Pitch Challenge @CES. We seek tech solutions that support brain health.

The Review

A selection committee will review the applications and invite the top startups to join us for the pitch session.

The Pitch

You’ll have up to 3 minutes to pitch your startup in front of a live panel of industry experts.



  • Must be a startup supporting any of the six pillars of brain health.
    • Being Social
    • Engaging Your Brain
    • Managing Stress
    • Regular Exercise
    • Restorative Sleep
    • Eating Right
  • Less than $1 million in annual revenue
  • Received less than $15 million in investments
  • Headquartered in the United States
  • Product in market ​preferred

See Rules


  • Startups selected to pitch may be invited to join the AgeTech Collaborative accelerator program, where they can expect hands-on mentorship by a team with years of experience building and creating solutions for the 50+ audience.
  • Finalists will receive $1000 towards travel to CES 2024 in Las Vegas, Nevada to pitch at our event called AgeTech After Dark.

  • The winner of the pitch competition is eligible to win the $10,000 prize.


Apply To Pitch