17 March 2020

Bright SCIdea Challenge 2020 Final

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SCI

London, UK

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Please join us at SCI, London, for the Bright SCIdea Challenge 2020 Final during which shortlisted teams will pitch their business plan to a team of investors and industry experts.

The Bright SCIdea Challenge is a university student enterprise competition for UK and Republic of Ireland STEM students which aims to develop and showcase the entrepreneurial skills of entrants.

Places are limited and so we would be grateful if you could confirm your attendance by Friday 28 February.  


Synopsis

The Bright SCIdea challenge asks students to develop a plausible scientific concept a with a societal benefit providing students with free, accredited business planning training with the winners receiving a £5,000 cash prize!  Teams will be asked to submit a full business plan, detailing how their idea can be taken to market and shortlisted teams will be invited to pitch their idea to a panel of experts at the final to win a significant cash prize.

For more information on the competition and entry eligibility, please contact BrightSCIdea@soci.org or visit the Bright SCIdea Homepage:

Bright SCIdea Homepage

Download the Bright SCIdea Entrant Handbook 2020 here.

Download the Bright SCIdea Poster 2020 here


Programme
10.30
Team registration and refreshments
12.00
Networking lunch and exhibition

Training
12.55
Welcome
Sharon Todd, SCI
13:00
Talk title TBC
13.20
Building a Genius business
Lucinda Bruce-Gardyne, Genius Foods

 

Competition and pitching
13.40
Audience registration (new arrivals), refreshments and exhibition
14.30
Competition introduction
Sharon Todd, SCI
14.45
Team presentations 
15:30
Refreshments and exhibition
16:00
Team presentations
17:00
Refreshments and exhibition
17.30
Competition results
Sharon Todd, SCI
18.00
Networking reception
19.30
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Venue and Contact

SCI

14/15 Belgrave Square
London
SW1X 8PS

Conference Team

Tel: +44 (0)20 7598 1561

Email: conferences@soci.org


Fees
This is an invite only event.  Attendance to this event is free of charge, however, places are limited and SCI reserve the right to restrict access to the target audience.

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