Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Entrepreneurship

Here’s what happens when you ignore complexity

Ignoring complexity reduces the number of variables to consider. That may seem convenient (see last week’s post) but it also removes the nuanced thinking...

4 tips for using social media for your customer service efforts

When we think customer service, many of us have this image of walking up to a service counter or reaching someone in a call...

Opportunities

| Register here Prices: starting from EUR 300,- Location: Doha, Qatar ICEIRD 2018 Over the past 10 years, ICEIRD has become one of the leading entrepreneurship, innovation and regional development conferences in Europe, attracting academics and practitioners from around the world. ICEIRD has...
| Register here Prices: starting from USD 100,- Location: Washington, the United States GW October Conference 2018 After the great recession of 2008, the American economy and by extension much of the world was mired in economic uncertainty. The engine of economic growth, the...
Conference & Expo registration is free before October 2. | Register here Price: GBP 650,- Location: London, the United Kingdom IP EXPO Europe 2018 IP EXPO Europe is Europe's number ONE IT event for those looking to find out how the latest IT...
| Apply here Eligibility: EdTech 2018 is open to entrepreneurs, startups, R&Ds, university students, and companies from around the world. EdTech Innovation Start-up Contest 2018 Krypto Labs has set a global challenge to cast light on the importance of technology in the context...
| Apply here Eligibility: Undergraduate and graduate* college/university students who own and operate a business for at least six months are eligible to compete Location: Madrid, Spain Global Student Entrepreneur Awards 2019 Founded in 1998 by Saint Louis University, GSEA is now an...
alphagamma Baylor New Venture Competition 2019 opportunities

Baylor New Venture Competition 2019: Win capital to launch your venture

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| Apply here Eligibility: The 2019 Baylor New Venture Competition is open to all not-for-profit accredited university students and recent alumni Location: Waco, the United States Baylor New Venture Competition 2019 The Baylor New Venture Competition is a multi-round business plan and elevator pitch...
alphagamma SXSW Pitch 2019 opportunities

SXSW Pitch 2019: Showcasing cutting-edge technology in a global startup space

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 | Apply here Registration fee: starting from USD 100,- Eligibility: The company’s product and/or service must have launched no earlier than March 9, 2017 and not after June 9, 2019; Each company may only enter one product or service to SXSW Pitch; Founders of...
| Apply here Eligibility: The Global Fellowship is open to any social entrepreneur, from anywhere in the world, with an innovative solution for any issue. The Black Male Achievement Fellowship supports leaders dedicated to improving the life outcomes of black...
| Apply here Eligibility: To enter the MIPIM Startup Competition categories, startups must provide a solution for the real estate industry: they must demonstrate their capacity to move the real estate ecosystem forward with an innovative business model, technology, service or...
| Register here Prices: starting from USD 995,- Location: Cleveland, The United States INDUSTRY Product Conference 2018 Over 3 days, 1,000 attendees from over 30 countries will learn from renowned product leaders and share the latest methods, tools, and frameworks that they...
| Register here Prices: starting from USD 200,- Location: Chicago, the United States GCEC Chicago 2018 DePaul University and Illinois Institute of Technology are hosting the 2018 Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centers (GCEC) annual conference. The GCEC is the premier academic organization addressing...
| Register here Price: USD 3495,- Location: Las Vegas, the United States Money20/20 Las Vegas 2018 Money20/20 is where the Payments, FinTech and Financial Services ecosystem unites to create and explore the disruptive ways in which consumers and businesses manage, spend and...