1 December - 6 December 2022

Bright SCIdea Challenge 2023 Training Workshops

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Are you a university student and budding entrepreneur with a plausible scientific concept for a product or service? Wondering how you go about commercialising your product and building a business?

Attend this free, accredited business training and enter the Bright SCIdea Challenge to be in with a chance of winning a £5,000 cash prize!

How it works:

    • Form a team of 3-4 University students
    • Develop a plausible scientific concept a with a societal benefit
    • Register your team here 
    • Attend the Bright SCIdea Challenge 2022 training workshops
    • Turn your concept into a compelling product or service
    • Develop a business plan to commercialise your innovation

This business development and entrepreneurship training is delivered by experts from the SCI network. This year’s training programme will cover a range of modules held over two 2-hour online workshops. To register for the free training workshops please register via the "Register for this event" button.

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


This training is available to university students who wish to enter the Bright SCIdea 2023 competition. If you would like to attend but have not yet registered your team, you can now register here.

Don’t have a Bright SCIdea team yet but want to register? Contact BrightSCIdea@soci.org for more information.


Thursday 1 December 2022

Workshop 1 – Patents and Intellectual Property and Managing the Money

Tuesday 6 December 2022

Workshop 2 – Marketing and Branding, Pitch training and a Winner’s perspective
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This training is free to attend

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