Last chance to participate in >>venture>> 2012
»venture» 2012 is an initiative of McKinsey & Company, Switzerland, the ETH Zurich, the innovation promotion agency CTI and Knecht Holding. The Swiss-wide business plan competition supports young entrepreneurs in founding a company.
In the second phase participants prepare and submit their business plans. The authors of the best plans will be invited to present them to the jury. In this phase, the total prize money is at least CHF 125,000; the best presentation will be awarded CHF 60,000.
In addition to the prize money (CHF 150,000 in total) for the especially successful, »venture» 2012 guarantees:
- Know-how: »venture» 2012 provides access to experienced coaches who support you in the preparation of your business idea and your business plan.
- Connections: »venture» 2012 offers you new and valuable contacts to other young entrepreneurs, to »venture» capitalists and to management personalities from business and research.
- Recognition: the media will follow »venture» 2012 closely. Winning a prize will give your business idea and your future company valuable publicity.
Business plans can be submitted until April 1.
Several start-up awards launched
Registration is open for the Swiss Technology Award and the Heuberger Winterthur Jungunternehmerpreis. And there is still a chance to participate in the next International Create Challenge. The application deadline was postponed to 23 June.
The Editorial Team