The Vice-Chancellor's Cup of Student Entrepreneurship (VCCE) Boot Camp 2017 | Center for Entrepreneurship

The Vice-Chancellor's Cup of Student Entrepreneurship (VCCE) Boot Camp 2017

Act Now! Apply The Vice-Chancellor's Cup of Student Entrepreneurship (VCCE) Boot Camp 2017 Now! (Deadline: 12th May 2017)

Event Date: Friday, May 19, 2017 to Sunday, May 21, 2017
Event Venue: University Library Learning Garden

Who can attend? 
-This Boot Camp is for CUHK current students, and at lest one CUHK (PG or UG) current student must be a member and played a major role of the team.  The maximum number of students on  a team is FIVE.  Non CUHK students / CU alumni may be members of the team, they may pitch and answer questions from the panel of judges.  However, Non-CUHK current  students may not be eligible for the Internship Awards.  
-Non CUHK students – may be former students who were awarded degrees by other institution.  
- We're open to teams forming before the event, but you could also sign-up as an individual to form a team on the morning of Day 1.
- Teams will come up with a business model, validate their ideas, develop their prototype, and then pitch their ideas to a panel of judges.

Project Themes:  
"Smart living" and "Smart health", examples of using AI, VR/ AR, big data and/or any novel technologies to solve problems of housing, transportation, kitchen waste, global warming, aging population, epidemics, etc... 
Or Any Viable Business Idea.

Prizes
Judges will select 3 winning teams:
Champion: HK$8,000
1st runner-up: HK$5,000
2nd runner-up HK$3,000

Internship Awards:
Up to HK$50,000 per team – Enable the teams to implement the first phase of their project in the summer break at Pi- Centre under mentorship

Boot Camp Program (Fri to Sun 19th -21st May)
Day 1:

Meet the people, pitch and choose the top project, build a team. 
Day 2:
Training workshop, meet your mentors, we will provide resources and support to make your project happen, get to work as a team. 
Day 3
Get your prototype ready, present your product / service in front of Panel Judges. Watch the other teams present. 

Application Deadline: 15th May, 2017 (Fri)
Boot Camp Rundown:

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1WnpXiTcJaMRXOsbZZG8StSsqqLoI5lxLqyugOFA_5N4/edit 
Apply: https://goo.gl/forms/7iHW67BjGkarhfyD2

Any queries, please contact Ms. Lo of Center for Entrepreneurship at T:3943-7542 / rosannalo@cuhk.edu.hk