24 Apr 2017

Bio-Dundee Pitch Perfect Competition

‌ Pitch Perfect Showcase Opportunity BioDundee is offering companies the opportunity to apply to be part of the 17th International BioDundee Conference. This platform is designed for companies that would like to showcase their organisation’s work. A 5 minute slot will be available for four companies to showcase in the Pitch Perfect Session of the conference and a £500 cash prize will be awarded to the winning Pitch. Each Pitch will be followed by a 5 minute Q&A session from the Pitch Perfect Panel An informed decision will be made based upon information supplied by companies, business...

9 Feb 2017

Venture 2017 Finalists Announced

  After an extremeley competitive Stage 1 of our £25k Venture 2017 competition with over 40 applicants from our staff, student and alumni base the external judging panel met on Tuesday 7th February 2017 and had the difficult task of having to whittle the applicants down to 18 shortlisted finalists.  If you want to see the finalists pitch live on stage for the Venture prize money make sure you REGISTER for the final free on Friday 24th February 2017 10am-8pm where we will have keynotes from our rector Mark Beaumont and CEO of Mallzee, and Dundee University graduate Cally Russell. You can se...

10 Jan 2017

£25k Venture 2017 Competition Launches

PRESS RELEASE FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF DUNDEE University offers £25,000 Venture prizes to find new entrepreneurs The University of Dundee has launched a £25,000 competition to support new business ideas among students, staff and recent alumni. The Venture 2017 Competition is open for applications now, with specific categories for: Undergraduate Student Award, early stage idea (£2,500 prize fund, sponsored by University of Dundee Centre of Entrepreneurship) Undergraduate Student Award, final-year student (£5,000 prize fund, sponsored by i-design ltd.) Postgraduate Student Award (&poun...

£25k Venture 2017 Competition Launches

1 Dec 2016

We're moving to 3 Cross Row

After the massive success of the Semester 1 Enterprise Challenge having more pitches, better quality of idea and giving away more prize money than ever before, we have now moved to more suitable offices.  Now located in 3 Cross Row, the new location offers not only more space but even more privacy for budding entrepreneurs to discuss ways to launch their new business idea. Please contact us today to discuss your business idea or to express an interest in learning more about enterprise and entrepreneurship....

We're moving to 3 Cross Row

16 Nov 2016

Enterprise Challenge Final

Enterprise Challenge Final   The November 2016 Enterprise Challenge was the largest ever prize fund of any Enterprise Challenge. The original £2,000 prize fund was boosted by Design in Action's £1000 for the best design led business idea. After 10 weeks of workshops from industry experts, and sometime spent outside of these workshops honing what they had learnt, it all came down to one day on the 17th of November.    The judging panel was made up of experts from across Scotland: Sandy McCurdy - The Sales Coach, David Romilly - Waracle, Gail Valentine - Design in Action, and Ian R...

Enterprise Challenge Final