General

VentureBattle stands for bridging the gap between the aspiring impact entrepreneurs and the right resources and inspiration to enable the creation of sustainable disruptive innovations in hospitality, foodtech, education, healthcare and social entrepreneurship fields.

The objective of the program is to build capabilities, connections and skills to help impact entrepreneurs build sustainable businesses with global scalability potential in order to ultimately become solution to some of the world’s most challenging issues.

Participants of this program:

  • Gain industry insights and expertise to help them plan and build their enterprises.
  • Develop key skills from experts to launch and grow their enterprises.
  • Build deep relationships with industry experts and influencers to enrich their entrepreneurial journey.
  • Well performing startups of each country will be selected to pitch in VentureBattle Day 2018 at global finals.

The program includes 8 weeks of acceleration program where you’ll learn the essentials of building a business around your disruptive idea. Your idea will be refined into a strong sustainable business to be funded and launched.

After the acceleration program, you will pitch your idea in your National Final and the top 3 of each national final get a chance to join VentureBattle Day to compete at international stage.

Read more details about the structure of VentureBattle here.


Eligibility

Yes. VentureBattle is the place for you if you have an innovative idea in hospitality, foodtech, education, healthcare and social entrepreneurship fields to disrupt current practices through creating more sustainable solutions.

We encourage you to apply with your idea even if you have not started to work on it. We will make sure you make hell a lot of progress during the accelerator program and be ready to rock in the National Finals.

Yes. As long as you have an idea for a sustainable business you are most welcome to submit an application. If your idea gets selected for the program, you will learn essentials of forming a great team to take your idea to the next level.

No. Although it is essential to have a clear business plan for a validated idea, you can still apply without having a completed business plan. During the program, we will help you to build a rock-solid business model before the national final.

We are looking for innovations in hospitality, foodtech, education and social entrepreneurship fields to disrupt current practices through creating more sustainable solutions.

There is no restriction on age for the participants. We believe that great ideas require diversity of all ages, shades, genders, and nationalities.