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Tilburg University Challenge: Grand Finale

Date: Time: 13:30 Location: Cobbenhagen Building, Tilburg University

Attend the Grand Finale of the Tilburg University Challenge! The Tilburg University Challenge is a competition for entrepreneurial thinkers with the ambition to make a real impact on society. The participants are introduced to successful entrepreneurs and leading international companies that help them on the road from idea to demo to global market.

When: 7th of July
Time: 13:30 - 17:30
Where: Tilburg University, Cobbenhagen building

Over the past few months, more than 50 teams have worked to develop from an idea to a business idea and perhaps even a start-up. Only the 14 selected finalists will advance to the Grand Finale! In the beginning of the event, all attendees can join the Network Market to get to know the participating partners and finalists better.

It offers students the opportunity to participate with their innovative and entrepreneurial ideas. During the challenge, these ideas are developed into a feasible and profitable business plan, in co-creation and with the guidance of coaches from the business community.

Over the past few months, more than 50 teams have worked to develop from an idea to a business idea and perhaps even a start-up. Only the 14 selected finalists will advance to the Grand Finale! In the beginning of the event, all attendees can join the Network Market to get to know the participating partners and finalists better. During the show, the teams will have the opportunity to pitch their idea in front of an expert jury and online audience. After the pitches, three teams per category will be selected to participate in the final battle and answer a number of questions that the jury still has. Two categories are available: Ideation and Business Ready. The team with the most votes from the audience during the Network Market and show will receive the Audience Award. In each category, one team is selected by the expert jury to win the Ideation or Business Ready Award. Hereby you are invited to join this special day!