About the forum
The Startup Forum is a platform where students present their business plans, present prototypes of projects and test their business ideas. The best of them receive cash grants and investor support to implement their business and social projects.
The forum is a preparatory stage before the National Championship - Startup National Cup Championship, and the World Championship - Startup World Cup Championship.
These events are held annually and are part of the International Business Academy (IBA) calendar of events.
The founders and organizers are:
International Business Academy (IBA) Educational Consortium and MiniBoss & BigBoss Business Schools International Network (United Kingdom).
Introductory address by IBA founder, Chairman of the Global Business Council, Chairman of the Startup Forum Jury
Introductory speech by the founder of IBA, International Education Network MiniBoss & BigBoss Business Schools.
WHO ARE THE PARTICIPANTS
It is allowed to participate in the Startup Forums those students who during the first semester of each academic year:
- studied the course at a business school;
- passed a series of master classes;
- created an innovative business idea independently or in a team;
- prepared a technical and financial justification for their project;
- described the business model;
- prepared PDF and VIDEO presentations;
- have applied to participate in one or more Startup Forums.
AS JURY MEMBERS DECIDE ON THE INVESTMENT
PROJECT IDEA ANALYSIS, PRESENTATIONS AND SPEECHES
Each idea will be evaluated by the jury members for competitiveness.
EVALUATION OF THE PROJECT DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY, ITS REALITY
Each team will present a strategy for the development of their project and the realism of its implementation.
USE OF MEDIA OR USE OF INTERNET RESOURCES
Each team will present a plan to promote their product or service
MARKETING STRATEGY EVALUATION, SUSTAINABILITY
Each marketing strategy should contain real promotion tools.
Our partners are companies, whose representatives are members of the Business Council at the national and global levels.