Are you working on a social entrepreneurship project? EIB Institute is organising the Social Innovation Tournament to recognise, support and promote social entrepreneurs based in Europe. Application deadline is March 4. Read this article for details and register!
Whympr, an application dedicated to mountain enthusiasts cofounded by SKEMA alumnus Timothy MacLean, recently concluded an equity crowdfunding campaign through which it raised a whooping €440,000. The campaign had been initiated by Tim and was organized with the support of SKEMA Ventures and its partner Sowefund. Read this article to know more about it.
SKEMA Ventures and SKEMA Ventures Raleigh Club organized the Startup Kafe pitching session at the HQ Centennial/North Carolina State University E-Garage on January 28. The 16 business pitches by student-entrepreneurs were diverse, ranging from fashion and hospitality to social entrepreneurship. Read the article to know more about the projects.
The Inria Lille – Nord Europe centre is organizing in March the first hackAtech, an innovation marathon in digital sciences, which will allow you to boost your deeptech startup project. The last date to submit a project is February 6. Read the article to get more details and to register.
Capgemini, Modis, Sogeprom, STEF, and Tremplin Handicap have teamed up for the Coup2Boost contest to support and finance the projects of students from Grande Ecoles business schools. The competition is open to all themes. Read the article for details.
Telecom Valley is conducting the 18th edition of the Challenge Jeunes Pousses student entrepreneurial contest on January 23 at 5pm in Nice. It is a company creation contest that is open to students from the bachelors, masters and PhD programmes. Read the article for more details.
Through this MOOC, divided into three parts, Dr Philippe Chereau, SKEMA Ventures director, connects social entrepreneurship with frugal innovation practices and explores different ways through which one can become a frugal entrepreneur.
SKEMA Ventures is dedicated to student entrepreneurship. Read how it allows each SKEMA student and alumni to think, design, test and launch an entrepreneurial project in a global context.
Si vous êtes entrepreneur(e) et avez créé votre entreprise depuis moins de 5 ans, nous vous serions particulièrement reconnaissants d’accepter de participer à la première étude nationale sur la confiance des entrepreneurs. Vous pouvez accéder au questionnaire de cette étude coordonnée par SKEMA Business School dans cet article.
Would you like to gain visibility for your social innovation project? Register to participate in ChangeNOW 2020, an international summit for change, which is set to take place between January 30 and February 1 in Paris, Grand Palais.
SKEMA Ventures Raleigh held the Bootstrap workshop for the fall semester with successful outcomes for all the stakeholders – students, judges, and SKEMA Ventures itself. Read this article for details.
Easy V assists HR and sustainability managers in enhancing the soft skills of their employees involved in social and solidarity economy (SSE) structures, for achieving sustainable development objectives. Read this profile for details.
Jean-Baptiste Garcin, SK 2015, est le co-fondateur de bowud.com, plateforme de vente en ligne d’étagères murales sur mesure « made in France ». Il retrace son parcours et nous parle de Bowud dans un entretien avec Philippe Chereau, le directeur de SKEMA Ventures.
SKEMA Ventures stimulated the entrepreneurial minds of SKEMA entrepreneurs again this month through the Startup Kafé events held at the Belo Horizonte, Lille, Paris and Sophia Antipolis campuses. Read this article to find out about the diverse and innovative business ideas that were pitched.
To foster the development of social entrepreneurship through applied research, SKEMA Business School launched the SKEMA Social Ventures Lab on October 24. It will be present at all SKEMA campuses and will facilitate social entrepreneurship education through various online and offline resources. Read for details.
SKEMA Ventures Raleigh club is conducting a ‘Live Case Exercise’ workshop on October 22, 5pm, at SKEMA’s Raleigh campus with guest presenter and NC State alumnus Praneet Mocherla, founder of Vesta. Register here.