Entrepreneurship is an integral part of SKEMA Business School’s DNA. This was proved on January 29 at the Startup Kafé, an event conducted by SKEMA Ventures at which students can pitch their business ideas in a friendly, conducive environment. It took place simultaneously at SKEMA’s Paris, Sophia Antipolis and Lille campuses and the Raleigh (USA) campus, and was attended by more than 180 students.
At the conference, Prof, Philippe Chereau, Director of SKEMA Ventures, shared with the audience the latest practices in business modeling and business planning.
SKEMA Business School’s campus in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, is one of the best springboards for SKEMA entrepreneurs. This was demonstrated yet again during the Startup Kafé organized recently by the Belo Horizonte campus and SKEMA Ventures. Read for details.
SKEMA Ventures Raleigh recently held the kickoff meeting to discuss the plan of action at SKEMA’s Raleigh, USA, campus. At the meeting, plans for the spring semester were discussed, including conducting the Startup Kafe on January 29 and the BootCamp between April 16 and 18.
SKEMA a été fière d’accueillir un évènement phare organisé par UCA qui célébrait la création d’entreprises, notamment issues du monde de l’enseignement et de la recherche.
SKEMA alumni Cédric Allin and Thibaut Desseignes’ Bieropolis, the innovative e-commerce company that delivers the best selection of craft beers, recently received the 2018 Young Company Award at the Entreprenariales contest organized by UPE06 and University Côte d’Azur. Read for details.
Dushu Lake Youth Innovation and Entrepreneurship Project Road Show, an event which provides student-entrepreneurs a platform to pitch their business ideas, successfully concluded on December 3. Students from SKEMA Business School gave an excellent performance at the competition. Read for details.
The BOOTSTRAP workshop trained students through coaching, pitching sessions, and conferences to prepare them to successfully launch their business ideas.
Victorien De Doncker, president and co-founder of the payment platform Tripartie, and a SKEMA Business School alumni, was recently invited as a guest on the TV show Tech & Co on BFM Business. Read for details.
Started by SKEMA alumni Alexandre Julienne, Maison Julienne recently launched a crowdfunding campaign to support the production of the first collection of its ethically manufactured products. Read for details.
Franck Hanoh, Manager of The Venture Factory, SKEMA Ventures, Lille campus, recently participated in a discussion on Weo TV about the culture of entrepreneurship at business schools in France and spoke about how SKEMA Ventures supports students’ entrepreneurial projects. Read for details.
Tripartie, an escrow payment platform co-created by SKEMA alumnus Victorien De Doncker, is soon launching its ‘Tripartie Pro’ application. The app enables secure remote transactions and safeguards freelance jobs and sales between individual consumers. Read for details.
At this largest entrepreneurial event in Xuzhou, Matthieu was invited by SKEMA Ventures’ partner CRESCENDERS to connect with potential partners and investors.
STARTUP KAFE Raleigh, held on October 23 at HQ Raleigh, was a tremendous success! The diversity of projects reflected the vibrant entrepreneurial spirit at SKEMA Business School. Read for details.
The sixth edition of the Startup Weekend — an innovative event which aims at providing practical entrepreneurship education to students — was held in Suzhou on October 19, 20 and 21 at Suzhou S&HE Aerospace.
The STARTUP KAFE, conducted at SKEMA’s Sophia, Lille and Paris campuses on October 16, was a grand success. 48 entrepreneurial projects were pitched in front of an enthusiastic audience and members of The Venture Family. Read the article for details.