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YDC Young Entrepreneur Challenge 2013
 
 
Upcoming Events
 

  12 FEB - 13 FEB

 

Briefing at universities in HK

  18 FEB - 8 MAR

 

Student Registration Online

 9 MAR

 

Workshop 1: "What do you need to be the next"

 18 MAR

 

Deadline for Submission of Executive Summary (1000 words)

 17 APR

 

Announcement of 45 qualified teams for Round 2 Competition

 27 APR

 

Workshop 2: "Inside the mind of a successful entrepreneur"

 6 MAY

 

Round 2 (Semi-Final Round): Deadline of Submission of Business Plan (no more than 5 pages) with one minute visual presentation

 11 MAY

 

Workshop 3: "Business Plans that sell"

 21 MAY

 

Networking event 1: "Innovation to redefine the online learning platform-- 3D Avatar School"

 3 JUN

 

Announcement of 10 qualified finalist teams for Round 3 Competition

  3 JUN - 8 JUL

 

Voting on one minute visual presentation by general public

 10 JUN

 

Networking 2: "Entrepreneurship and Hong Kong"

 15 JUN

 

Workshop 4: "Passion and the Entrepreneur"

 2 JUL

 

Round 3 (Final Round): Deadline of Final submission Full Business Plan with maximum 30 pages

 20 JUL

 

Final Round: Presentation by 10 qualified finalist teams

 25 JUL

 

Awards Presentation Ceremony

 13 AUG

 

Biotech Entrepreneurs Series - A Chat with Prof. Tak Mak

 

Eligibility And Entry Criteria


  1. The YDC E Challenge 2013 is open to all students studying full time in tertiary education institutes in Hong Kong; including, but not limited to, undergraduates, postgraduates, research students and international exchange students in Hong Kong.
  2. Participating teams must consist of 2 to 4 members. Each team may draw members from different faculties or institutes.
  3. Team members are not allowed to join more than 1 team. Each team is allowed to submit more than 1 executive summary or business plan, but only 1 business plan will be selected for the final round.
  4. Each time a competition entry is revised, you need to delete any previously uploaded copy of the entry.
  5. There is only one submission window for all rounds. Teams intending to submit more than one executive summary or business plan should submit all entries at the same time before the deadline.
  6. Each team will identify a team leader to manage the team's information, register business ideas and handle the competition submissions. The team leader will also be the point-of-contact with the Youth Development Council or the organiser.
  7. Participants with ventures having received prior investment of more than HK$1,000,000, or ventures which have been in establishment and or operation for more than 3 years are NOT allowed to join the competition.

 

 

 

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