UNIBO Launch Pad is the entrepreneurial acceleration program conceived by the Italian Institute for Technology Entrepreneurship together with the University of Bologna. The goal of UNIBO Launch Pad is to support the creation of new innovative ventures by doctoral students and young researchers of the University of Bologna. The program is designed to foster an entrepreneurial mindset in the participants through training sessions on venture creation, networking opportunities with investors and experts as well as a full immersion fully funded training period in Silicon Valley.
UNIBO Launch Pad is the accelerator program for innovative projects created by Ph.D. students and young researchers from the University of Bologna. The program aims to support the development of entrepreneurial ideas through training period characterized by strong practical and experiential orientation.
The training part offers courses on the typical aspects that need to be addressed in order to undertake an entrepreneurial project: from the business idea to the design of the business model, from the relationship with the market and the stakeholders to the professional pitch of your project.Click for more information on 'Training'
Opportunities for informal encounters with mentors, financial investors, managers, entrepreneurs and experts of venture creation.Click for more information on 'MENTORSHIP E NETWORKING'
The best teams will have the opportunity to spend a 3 weeks period in Silicon Valley to continue their intensive training and gain exposure to extraordinary networking opportunities.Click for more information on 'SILICON VALLEY TRAINING'
Are you a Ph.D. student, a post-doc or a young researcher at University of Bologna willing to start-up your own entrepreneurial idea or project? Did you develop an idea with significant market potential? Are you looking for experts or competences that can help you create or grow your venture? If the answer to these questions is yes, then UNIBO Launch Pad is for you!
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