Call for Participation
1st International Summer School on Entrepreneurship in Europe
Madrid, July 2016
Hosting Institution: Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
“A goal without a plan is just a wish” (Antoine de Saint-Exupéry)
The European Centre for Career Development & Entrepreneurship offers you the chance to participate in an one-week intensive study program to work on your business idea under expert supervision.
Work with European entrepreneurs, academic experts and like-minded peers from Berlin, London, Milan, Madrid and Paris. Your idea, our know-how: Let’s get you on the road!
The 1st International ECCE Summer School on Entrepreneurship in Europe will be held in Madrid, at the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, from the 3rd to the 8th of July The Workshops will focus on the key aspects that entrepreneurs must focus on when creating a new business: (a) communication and culture, (b) strategy, (c) marketing, (d) finance and (e) accounting and internal control. All sessions will address the most relevant points that you must consider and how to apply them to your specific business idea. Additionally you will work in groups with international peers on the refinement of your business plans, train your pitching skills in front of entrepreneurs and academics from all over Europe in order to be prepared to win the final business plan competition. Prize: Your very own European business mentor.
In order to participate, students must submit a specific business idea for a new company (entrepreneurship project). The submission must be done preparing a max. 5-minute video with a presentation of the entrepreneurship project (how you want to present it, is up to your creativity). Videos can be submitted in any of the key video formats available: AVI, FLV, WMV, MOV or MP4.
Please upload your video in youtube.com (use the private function) and send the link with your CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Entrepreneurship projects at different development stages are welcome. Students from all academic backgrounds can apply but you need to be from one of the ECCE institutions.
SUBMISSION Deadline: 31st March 2016