European Venture Programme (EVP)

Become a European Entrepreneur in 12 Days!

European Venture Programme is a unique entrepreneurship, mobility programme for early stage start-ups coming from the six EuroTech universities. EVP participants will travel in summer to four innovation ecosystems (Munich, Lausanne, Eindhoven and Copenhagen) to gain advanced entrepreneurial skills and access to mentors, experts, investors to support them with their ventures.
Further information at www.europeanventureprogramme.com

EVP 2019

Dates:

July 7th – July 13th, 2019 at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) and the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

August 25th – August 31st, 2019 at the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) and the Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e)

How to apply:

Send a motivational letter and 2-page start-up description to Chryssa Dimaki: dimaki@zv.tum.de

Application deadline: March 29, 2019 

What to expect

• 12-day programme in four key innovation ecosystems to learn from their best and brightest

• Seminars and workshops in advanced entrepreneurship:

  • Shaping the market
  • Roadmapping and value creation
  • Risk analysis
  • Lean Start-up & Design Thinking
  • Advanced Finance for start-ups
  • Sales and marketing
  • Equity sharing
  • IP introduction
  • Team building and organizational structure
  • Pitch Training

• Site visits to companies, start-up incubators/accelerators, co-working spaces

• One-to-one meetings with other European start-ups, experts, mentors, investors

• Networking events and final pitch competition with best start-up award

Mobility grants for EVP start-ups to interact with the other EuroTech Ecosystems in multiple ways

  • Take part in start-up fairs, pitch competitions, trainings, acceleration programmes
  • Meet with experts, investors, potential customers & collaborators