The third edition of Maker Faire Lille, a science festival as well as a popular event known for promoting innovation, is taking place in Lille from March 1 to 3. As a student of SKEMA Business School, participating in the Maker Faire will enable you to seize the opportunity to find technical solutions for your startup. Read for details.
Lulu eGames, NC State University’s annual startup competition, is set to take place on April 3 with cash prizes of $100,000 up for grabs. The competition is open to student entrepreneurs. Read for details.
The pivot, a radical change in strategic positioning and/or business model, has become a reference and buzzword in the startup universe. To help entrepreneurs better understand its causes and the stakes, SKEMA has organised a conference in Lille on January 18.
The FAMAE Foundation has launched the PRECIOUS WATER! challenge with €2,000,000 as the prize amount. Participants are required to design a “simple and innovative product or service to preserve water, and make it cleaner and accessible to everyone all over the world.”
Startup Kafe, the stimulating entrepreneurial Happy Hour conducted by SKEMA Ventures, is back! Test your business idea by presenting it through a two-minute pitch and get the feedback and inspiration you need.
UPComingVC, a startup and venture capital education platform, is conducting the third edition of its Venture Capital Investment Challenge on January 28, 2019, at Station F in Paris. The SKEMA-supported challenge aims at training SaaS and consumer goods startups to understand how to raise funds. Read for details.
La Tribune, the popular French financial newspaper, is conducting the seventh edition of the ‘10,000 Startups Pour Changer le Monde’ competition which aims at promoting innovative young companies from different regions in France. Read for details.
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French Tech Côte d’Azur is conducting the event — Entreprends, Diplôme En Poche! — on November 29. It will provide students the opportunity to network, and learn about entrepreneurship and the challenges it encompasses. Read the article for details.
To help students transform opportunities into entrepreneurial ventures, SKEMA Ventures is conducting its BOOTSTRAP-Fall 2018 workshop from November 26 to 28 at the Sophia Antipolis Campus. Read the article for details.