Business Idea Contest 2017/2018

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28Jun

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1 Introduction

La Salle Barcelona Campus is organizing the 10th Business Idea Contest (BIC). The contest is a stimulus tool aiming to support entrepreneurship and innovation culture and activity among the students.

2 Objectives

The objective of the BIC is to get introduced to innovative ideas which are based around the use of new technologies or are innovative in their business models, without having already been implemented or presented in the market; ideas which have been generated by students. The outcome of the contest will be the following:

  • Encouraging entrepreneur spirit and culture among the university community.
  • Creating an incentive to start innovative projects.
  • Boosting the entrepreneur and university image.
  • Promoting the analysis and assessment of business project.
  • Promoting the entrepreneur spirit in all business scopes.
  • Facilitating the realization of those viable entrepreneur ideas.
  • Transferring knowledge from the University to the entrepreneurship world

3 Beneficiaries

All of the Students on campus from Masters, Business, Engineering, Architecture and Animation studies.

4Documents needed

The participating teams should provide the following documents, in Spanish, Catalan or English:

  • Video Pitch (1 minute maximum)
  • Presentation (done in Power Point, or similar, and saved as a pdf document) that should include at least the following topics:
  1.  Team
  2.  Market need
  3. Solution proposed
  4. Competitors and competitive advantage
  5. Financials

5Time frame

The documents should be sent by e-mail to Isabel Giménez, igimenez@technovabarcelona.org, with the following subject line: ¨10th Business Ideas Contest¨, the documents attached, and the name, lastname and contact e-mail of each member of the team before January 11st 2018.

6Judges

The projects will be subject to a Technical Committee who will be the responsible for the award selection process:

  • Members of La Salle Technova Barcelona.
  • Directors from the Technological Development of Engineering LaSalle.
  • Members of BES LaSalle.

7Evaluation Criteria

The business projects will be evaluated according to the following criteria and scores:

  • Correctly structured presentation (10 points)
  • Team unity (10 points)
  • Identifying market needs (25 points)
  • Originality and innovative nature of the idea/solution (20 points)
  • Differentiation relative to competitors or respective technologies present in the market (25 points)
  • Financial and technical viability (10 points)

8 Time

  • January 11st 2018: Deadline for submitting documents.
  • February 5th: finalist presentations and selection of winners.

9 Awards

The 3 finalist Awards will be:

1st prize:

  • Support from La Salle Technova to further develop the business.
  • Free tickets for Entrepreneur Events (4YFN).
  • Free participation at PreAccelerator program + access to the coworking.

2nd prize:

  • Support from La Salle Technova to further develop the business.
  • Free tickets for Entrepreneur Events (4YFN).
  • Access to the coworking.

3rd prize:

  • Support from La Salle Technova to further develop the business.
  • Free tickets for Entrepreneur Events (4YFN).

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  3. Gracias por la informacion… me es muy util

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