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Business Plan Contest 2013
Building the future from Asia

SOI Asia is happy to host a business plan contest on coming December 18, 2013, to cultivate the environment for the potential entrepreneurs in the region and to prepare for efficient fund matching opportunity with research asset originated from universities. 

 Business Plan Contest at SOI Asia 2013 - 2014

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

Paper submission due : Nov 27, 2013,  24:00 [GMT+9]
Final presentation contest : Dec 18, 2013, 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, 2013, to cultivate the environment for the potential entrepreneurs in the region and to prepare for 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, 2013, Wednesday, 16.30-18.00 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 winning team for business plan contest 2012 will share their experience of writing up effective business plan, as well as external consultant to share about the tips of creating attractive business model .

Workshop Powerpoint [Click here]

Workshop Video [Click here]

3. Submission Procedure

Please download this format [ppt] and fill in your ideas to be submitted from the following file uploader by:                         

Date: November 27, 2013, Wednesday, 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:

[SOI Asia Business Plan Contest Guide 2013]

Prominent specialists as judges from many fields: e.g. IT technology, Management, Intellectual Property, Financial Sector, Accountant and University faculty members will be invited as contest judges. 

5. Evaluation Process & Result

Announcement of  finalist teams : 

1) Boerification      (University of Brawijaya)

2) Kyubi                 (University of Brawijaya)

3) Milky Indonesia (Institute of Technology Bandung)

4) Smile                 (University Sains Malaysia)

5) Karte                (Keio University)

6) Ultra Explore    (University Computer Science, Yangon)

 

Final Presentation (for finalist only)

The finalist teams will make a 8-min powerpoint presentation, with a Q&A session on : 

Date     : December 18, 2013, 11:10 - 12:40 (GMT+9)

*Judgement will be based on business plan and presentation

-Announcement of Contest Winner

Date    : January 8, 2014

Method: Contest Website and email (for finalist only)

 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 the Winner for SOI Asia Business Plan Contest 2013

"KYUBI" Team

 University of Brawijaya, Indonesia