The RBPC is the largest startup competition for graduate students, with submissions from close to student teams from around the world. Beginning in January, student teams submitted their entries, and 42 teams from 32 universities were selected to participate in the live pitch event in April. These teams arrived in Houston for a 3-day, whirlwind program that included significant feedback from and interaction with diverse judging panels. The monitor is still in its prototype stages, but Neopenda plans to test it in clinical trials in Uganda later this year and bring it to East African markets in
Prior India winners from other DFJ business plan competitions include Delhi-based solar lighting company d. Light Design and Mumbai-based networking company Vegayan Systems. Show more The competition is designed to find new technology-oriented ideas from aspiring college and university student entrepreneurs around the world.
Fourteen finalists will be announced on June 21, The winner will also receive professional feedback and mentorship from both DFJ and Cisco. DFJ India is searching for the top 5 teams to represent India. Teams must meet the following criteria: Team Composition Teams may comprise of one or more people.
At least one student team member must deliver a substantive portion of the company presentation. Students may be undergraduate, masters or PhD candidates who are matriculated in a full time, part time or executive degree granting program during the June June period.
If the team members have formed a corporation, the team does not need to include all of the employees and managers of the corporation. Student Involvement Student s must hold a key leadership role in the formation and operation of the business.
Faculty Involvement Student teams are encouraged to seek faculty support. However, faculty support is not a requisite. Competition Criteria The judges will consider management, addressable market size, competitive positioning, barriers, capital efficiency, financial projections, and achievements to date in selecting participants and winners.
Deadline for India teams to apply to be in the top 5 June 7, Top 5 India teams notified June 11, 5: Deadline for Finalists submission June 21, Global Finalists Announced June 29, Global Competition To participate in this event, please email your executive summary and powerpoint presentation to Anurakt Jain at anurakt dfj.
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The RBPC is the largest startup competition for . DFJ and Cisco would like to thank all of the teams that submitted business plans for the DFJ Cisco Global Business Plan competition. We were impressed with the high quality of submissions from all around the world and the broad range of ideas and creativity behind these companies.