Launching Entrepreneurs

Faculty of Engineering
Tuesday, 25 September 2018 - 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
students making presentation
Location
Room number: 
STM 364
Contact information
Contact person: 
Emilie Salinas
Email: 
emilie.salinas@uottawa.ca
Phone: 
613 562-5800
Extension: 
7594
Registration
Registration required: 
Yes
Registration details: 

September 15, 2018 - Submission and evaluation of updated business proposals; oral presentations and evaluation. Submissions to be made to Professor Hanan Anis (hanis@uOttawa.ca)

Cost to attend: 
Free of charge
Event language: 

To participate in this competition, students must have already launched a business based on a technological innovation or must have the intention of doing so in the near future. Up to 45k in prizes is up for grabs! The winners will also be offered one-on-one mentorship, incubation space, legal and accounting advice during this period.

Timeline for the Launching Entrepreneurs Competition

  • September 15, 2018 - Submission and evaluation of updated business proposals; oral presentations and evaluation. Submissions to be made to Professor Hanan Anis (hanis@uOttawa.ca)
  • September 25, 2018 - Final oral presentations and evaluation of the finalists’ business projects to receive monetary awards totalling $45,000

In the case of individual entries, participants will need to have been registered students in any one of the UG or G programs of studies under the responsibility of the Faculty of Engineering during at least one semester of the preceding academic year (i.e. Fall 2017 or Winter 2018 in the case of the 2018 competition)

In the case of team entries, a majority of the participants will need to have been registered students in any of the UG or G programs of studies under the responsibility of the Faculty of Engineering during at least one semester of the preceding academic year (i.e. Fall 2017 or Winter 2018 in the case of the 2018 competition)