Audacia 2013 - International Business Plan Competition

Description

"Come, innovate, perform and showcase your talent among international participants."

"Entrepreneurs as Disruptive Innovators" is the theme of Great Lakes Institute of Management Business Plan Competition. Disruptive innovation involves displacing an existing market and replaces it with a new market and a value network. It may be in the form of a product, a service, or a business model that stems from the root cause problem of unsatisfied or unattractive market.

Please register your team at http://goo.gl/YhYRu

for further details.... visit

http://greatlakes.edu.in/events/Conferences/Entrepreneurship-Conference.html

Can your business plan disrupt the business environment? If yes, this is your chance to showcase on an international platform.

Disruptive business plan should have following attributes:
1. The product/services it offers is inferior to the high end customers.
2. Offers new value proposition to attract non users who are price sensitive.
3. Lower priced to penetrate market through lower end customers.

The competition is open to all Management and Engineering students across the globe.
Eligibility
• The competition is open for all the Management and Engineering students across the world
• Team size should be minimum of 2 and maximum of 4 members
• Business plan must be on mentioned theme "Entrepreneurs as Disruptive Innovators"
• No businesses/ideas that have received any funding greater than INR 1,00,000 or USD 2,000 can compete. Teams must disclose any funding already received at the time of registration

One member of each team should be appointed as "Team representative" who would act as a single Point of Contact (POC) for the team. This should be communicated to the "Audacia 2013" team at the time of initial submission. All communications from "Audacia 2013" will be directed to this POC. Please register your team at http://goo.gl/YhYRu

for further details.... visit 

http://greatlakes.edu.in/events/Conferences/Entrepreneurship-Conference.html

Website

http://greatlakes.edu.in/gdev/events/Conferences/Entrepreneurship-Conference.html

Competition Organizer

Great lakes Institute of Management

*International Event*

*Available in all states*

Submission Date

1-03-2013

Business Plan Submission Date

1-03-2013

Awards Date

2-07-2013

Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)

$4,000

Competition Category
  • Graduate - Local U.S.
  • Graduate - All U.S.
  • Business - Canada
  • Business - Local U.S.
  • Business - All U.S.
  • Graduate - Canada
  • Business - Global
  • Graduate - Global
  • PitchBurner
Who's Eligible

The competition is open to all Management and Engineering students across the globe.
Eligibility
• The competition is open for all the Management and Engineering students across the world
• Team size should be minimum of 2 and maximum of 4 members
• Business plan must be on mentioned theme "Entrepreneurs as Disruptive Innovators"
• No businesses/ideas that have received any funding greater than INR 1,00,000 or USD 2,000 can compete. Teams must disclose any funding already received at the time of registration

Important Dates

Registration begins 13th December, 2012
Last date to register team 1st January, 2013
Last date to submit Executive summary 3rd January, 2013
Result announcement of 20 teams which qualify for semi final round 12th January, 2013
Announcement of mentors for qualified teams 13th January, 2013
Last date for submission of Business Plan 25th January, 2013
Result declaration of 6 teams which qualify for final round 28th January, 2013
Grand Finale at International Entrepreneurship Conference 2013, Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai 7th February, 2013