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Get Early Bird Offer: Joint University Student Training in Entrepreneurship Program 2016

Event Date: 
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 - 10:00 to Friday, June 17, 2016 - 18:30
Event Venue: 
CoCoon, 3/F Citicorp Centre, 18 Whitfield Road, Tin Hau

Break out of the classroom and step into the real world with CoCoon's Joint University Student Training in Entrepreneurship Program (JU-STEP 2016). Internship opportunities with actual startup companies, entrepreneurship workshops, and building your OWN company are just a few aspects of this training program. What's more, we'll be awarding cash prizes to the winners of a student pitch competition at the end of JU-STEP 2016 to show our genuine support for our students. Don't miss out. 

Registration link:

(Limited spots available, first come first serve)


Joint University Program

Over 4 consecutive days in June, students will attend intensive entrepreneurship workshops, company visits, internship matching session, as well as talks with entrepreneurs and leaders from successful social enterprises and corporates. This will be a great chance for students to learn about entrepreneurship and explore different potential career paths.

Students who complete at least 80% of the program will receive a certificate at the graduation ceremony on the 4th day. 

Date: 14-17 June, 2016

Time: Whole day (around 10:00am - 6:30pm)

Venue: CoCoon, 3/F Citicorp Centre, 18 Whitfield Road, Tin Hau 

Dress code: smart casual


Joint University 30-Day Challenge for CoCoon Gifted Young Entrepreneurs Award

JU-STEP 2016 Participants will form teams to join a 30-day challenge for CoCoon Gifted Young Entrepreneurs Award. Each team must have students from at least 2 different educational institutions. Students will build their own start-up within 30 days and compete for three cash prizes. 

Application Deadline: 23 July, 2016


Pitch Day 

Finalists of 30-Day Challenge will pitch their ideas to the judging panel to compete for grand prizes of CoCoon Gifted Young Entrepreneurs Award! All participants of the Joint University Program will be invited to the Pitch Day.

Date: 10 September, 2016

Eligibility: All full time tertiary student

Early Bird Application Deadline: 31 May, 2016

Early Bird Application Fee: HK$200

Program Application Deadline: 7 June, 2016

Program Application Fee: HK$300

(Application fee is non-transferable and non-refundable)



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