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Business Plan Contest 2012
Building the future from Asia

SOI Asia is happy to host a business plan contest on coming December 18, 2012, to cultivate the environment for the potential entrepreneurs in the region and to prepare and efficient fund matching opportunity with research asset originated from universities. 

 Business Plan Contest at SOI Asia 2012 - 2013

- Building the future from Asia -
- For All Innovators -

Paper submission due : Nov 27, 2012,  24:00 [GMT+9]
Final presentation contest : Dec 18, 2012, 11:10 [GMT+9]


"Technology entrepreneurship gives us capabilities to prove whether our
technology is accepted and can benefit to people, and may derive our
economic incentives"

- Statement from 
2008 Spring SOI Asia meeting in Keio, Japan


1. Purpose

SOI Asia is happy to host a business plan contest on coming December 18, 2012, to cultivate the environment for the potential entrepreneurs in the region and to prepare and efficient fund matching opportunity with research asset originated from universities. This contest is hosted by SOI Asia Business Platform LLP that engages in entrepreneur assistance, and supported by Keio University Incubation Center. We wish to promote the entrepreneur development by the students, faculty members, researchers and graduates from the SOI Asia partner institutions through this contest.

2. Special workshop for Business plan contest [November 6, 2012, 15.00-16.00 GMT+9]

The workshop will explain about the business plan contest to students who are planning to join this year's competition. In addition, the business plan winning team for 2011 will also share their business plan and experience in the contest.

Materials [slides]

3. Submission Procedure

Please download this format [pptpdf] and fill in your ideas to be submitted from the following file uploader by November 27, 2012, 24:00 GMT+9

You can also use your own format, but we strongly recommend that you use the provided format

Please submit through the following: 


 

4. Evaluation Criteria

Evaluation is done based on this sheet:

[Guide for Business Plan Contest at SOI Asia 2012-2013]

We will invite prominent specialists as judges from many fields: e.g. IT technology, Management, Intellectual Property, Financial Sector, Accountant and University faculty members. The details of the judges and advisors will be announced on this web shortly. 

5. Evaluation Process & Result

   Announcement of the 1st Round Result

   The following candidates has passed the 1st round

   Team                     Institution 

1) Power shoe          (University Sains Malaysia)

2) Techerarium         (University of Brawijaya)

3) NetMedis              (University of Brawijaya)

4) Champion             (University Sains Malaysia and Keio University)

5) Inlay Mobile Gate (University Computer Science, Yangon and Chulalongkorn University)

 

2nd round: Judging will be based on the presentation

The qualified candidate who passed te 1st round will be asked to give a 10 minutes presentation on

Date : December 18, 2012

Time : 11:10 - 12:40 GMT+9.

 

6. Prize

The top prize of this contest is air ticket and accommodation for visiting one of SOI Asia partner universities.

7. Language

The documents and presentations should be in English.

8. Final Results

Announcement of Winner for SOI Asia Business Contest 2012-2013

"NETMEDIS"  

University of Brawijaya, Indonesia