APPLY TO VENTURE DAY IN PERU
Vertical on Gastronomic and Tourism
Apply to Venture Day: VERTICAL ON GASTRONOMIC AND TOURISM
Apply to Venture Day: Vertical on Gastronomic and Tourism
IE Business School (IE) will be held in 19th, June 2015 at Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola (USIL) in Lima Perú. We are looking for entrepreneurs whose projects belong to the field on Gastronomic and Tourism and would like to take part of our pitch elevator competition in front of a jury of different venture capitals, business angels and investors from the Peruvian ecosystem.
Over the last 4 years worlwide teams that have pitched at Venture Day have raised over €12M+ IN INVESTMENT - this is your chance to become one of them!
IE VENTURE DAY is an IE Business School’s startup competition where a selection of teams get the chance to pitch to an audience of local and international angel and VC investors.
Perú is the fifth-worlwide economy with the highest levels of entrepreneurship, according to 2014 Global Monitor of Entrepreneruship (GEM): Their Total Entrepreneruship Activity (TEA) indicator proves that Perú has 28.8 % higher than Bolivia ( 27.4%) and Chile (26.6%) and very close from the lider of Latam, Ecuador (32.6%)
IE Business School and USIL University will be the organizers of the event.
Criteria taken into consideration for the application:
1. Innovative – product/service, business model, and/or route to market
2. Scalable – international commercial potential & scalable business model
3. Team – relevant skills & experience mix
4. Market – clear & large market opportunity
5. Status – must have full time dedicated team and product/service in the market with early traction (customers and/or users)
Executive Summary 2 pages MAX
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USIL - UNIVERSIDAD SAN IGNACIO DE LOYOLA
The USIL university has over 40 years of experience in the field of education. His vision is based on being an leade in shaping talented and ethical professionals, according to national and international standards. Well-known for its entrepreneurial spirit and its Center of Entrepreneurship from USIL ( CEUSIL) which launched in 2014 a new incubator in order to support the entrepreneurship and launching the program StartUp USIL 2014 , a startup competetion for students and non-students. Among another succesful programs such as an e-learning platform with BID ( Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo) or another platform with CONNECTAMERICAS (CA) for conceting and looking for funds for entreprenurial projects.