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LABS

You have a great idea and the world needs to know about it? You are curious and have skills a team can benefit of?

 

Get your chance now!

 

Meet like-minded people, build a strong, interdisciplinary team and witness your own idea turn into a business concept.

 

In our LAB Series you will present your idea and/or skills, receive mentoring from experienced experts, pitch your start-up in front of a big audience and investors and win the Pitching Award at our conference!

Last year LABs in numbers

500+
Participants
30+
Mentors
40+
LAB Teams

Mentors

Christian Schimper

Owner, Acticell

Desiree Zottl

Lead iOS Developer, Eversports

Christoph Trost

Co-Founder, Unispotter

Rebecca Vogels

Founder, All of the Above

Tanja Sternbauer

Managing Partner, Startup Live

Dejan Jovicevic

Co-Founder & CEO, derbrutkasten

LABS TIMELINE

LAB#1 KICKOFF

April 9, 2018

5:30PM – 9:45PM @WU Vienna, LC Forum

 

Details & FREE registration!

LAB#2 IDEA PRESENTATION

April 17, 2018

5:30PM – 9:45PM @TU Vienna, Kuppelsaal

 

Details & FREE registration!

LAB#3 MENTORING

May 2, 2018

5.30PM – 9.45PM @WU Vienna, D5 Building

 

Details & FREE Registration!

LAB#4 PITCH TRAINING

May 22, 2018

5:30PM – 9.45PM @BOKU Vienna, Aula Schwackhöfer

 

Details & FREE registration!

LAB#5 DEMO DAY: Do your first public Pitch

May 29, 2018

5:30PM – 10:00PM @VetMed, Hörsaal C

 

Details & FREE registration!

LABs Agenda

LAB#1

WU Campus (LC Building), Welthandelsplatz 1, U2 Messe Prater

You want to know what entrepreneurship is about? You already have a great idea, but still need great team members? You have unique skills and want to be part of an entrepreneurial team? The Kickoff-Lab is all about information, inspiration and networking!

17:30

Registration

18:00

Official Start

Welcoming words & official opening of the Entrepreneurship Avenue 2018

18:10

Entrepreneurship Keynote by Rudolf Dömötör

Hear why "unipreneurship" is important and why the Avenue is a great place for trying new things.

18:30

Keynote by Simon Horowitz

Simon will open your eyes about pursuing your own dreams and be passionate about what you do.

19:00

Keynote by Loulou van Ravensteijn

Hear Loulou talk about her way through the tech startup industry, the importance of pivoting and of never giving up on yourself while chasing your dreams.

19:30

Creative Thinking Session by Stephan Kardos

Stephan will show how creativity can be trained and how new ideas can be generated. Time to unfold you creative potential!

20:00

Q&A Session with former EA-founders

Successful participants from the last years will tell you why they took part and how the Entrepreneurship Avenue helped them to pursue their goal.

20:30

Informal Networking / Food & Drinks

Finish an inspirational and motivational evening with food & drinks, chat with your potential co-founders and get started thinking of your new business idea!

LAB#2

TU Campus (Kuppelsaal, Main building, 4th Floor), Karlsplatz 13, U Karlsplatz

Got a business idea? Find co-founders and make a successful venture out of it! Got valuable skills? Find a team which needs your skills and pursue dreams together!

17:30

Registration

18:00

Official Start

Welcoming words from the hosts.

18:10

I2C Talk by Birgit Hofreiter

Hear what the I2C does all year long and how you can benefit from it.

18:15

Idea Pitches

Showtime! Pitch your idea in front of the crowd and find yourself some co-founders or listen to the ideas of others and join whichever idea you like best.

19:00

Team Formation

It's time to build your teams - check what skills are still missing in your team and find the right co-founders to start off your business idea.

20:15

Keynote WhatAventure

Whataventure helps you to build your business model around your idea - in this keynote they will tell you what accounts for a good business model.

21:00

Next Steps for Teams

Get your personal Entrepreneurship Avenue Starter Package that will help you along your journey.

21:10

Informal Exchange & Teambuilding

Finish an exciting evening with a drink and get to know your new team members.

LAB#3

WU Campus (Executive Academy & D5 Building), Welthandelsplatz 1, U2 Messe Prater

Team up with successful entrepreneurs, industry leaders and experts of the Austrian start-up scene, get an insightful mentoring and advance your start-up idea together!

17:00

Last Minute Team Formation

Still looking for a team? Come to us, we will find a solution for you!

17:30

Registration

18:00

Official Start

Welcoming words from the hosts.

18:10

[sic!] Inspirational Talk

Hear about [sic!]'s vision and how you can support them with your idea.

18:15

Introduction Teams

See what the other teams are working on and how far they've already gotten.

18:40

Introduction Mentors

Get to know all our fantastic mentors from various fields of the Austrian start-up ecosystem.

19:00

Mentoring Sessions

Get individualized feedback from up to three different mentors on your idea - the mentors will be assigned according to your idea and their expertise.

20:45

Informal Networking

Stay in contact with your mentors and use the time to get more feedback on your idea.

LAB#4

BOKU Campus (Aula Schwackhöfer), Peter-Jordanstraße 82

Increase the impact on your listeners! Learn how to convince investors, how to stun your audience, how to pitch your start-up within a couple of minutes.

17:30

Registration

18:00

Official Start

Welcoming words from the hosts.

18:10

"Perfect your Pitch" Keynote by Daniel Cronin

'Pitch Professor' Daniel Cronin will tell you what makes a great pitch and how you can perfect your own skills.

19:00

Pitching Rules

What are the rules for the Entrepreneurship Avenue Pitch Award? Find out in this session.

19:10

Best Practise Pitches

Learn from the best and hear from former winners of the Pitch Award how a great pitch looks like!

19:20

Pitch Training Sessions

Get individual pitch training from one of our hand-selected pitch trainers and perfect your pitch!

21:10

Informal Networking

Finish an insightful evening in a relaxed atmosphere and think about where you will pitch your idea next!

LAB#5

VetMed Campus (Hörsaal C), Veterinärplatz 1

Apply your acquired skills, convince our jury and audience of your amazing project and win the pre-selection of our conference’s Pitching Award!

17:30

Registration

18:00

Official Start

Welcoming words from the hosts.

18:15

Team Pitches

Showtime! Pitch your start-up in front of the jury and show the crowd how far you've come in the last weeks!

20:30

Jury Decision & Crowdvoting

The hand-selected jury will decide which teams will have the honour to pitch at the conference. One team will be selected by the crowd!

21:00

Announcement of Winners

Find out which teams have made it to the top and will present their start-up at the conference on June 04!

21:10

Informal Networking

Finish the labs series with the whole Avenue family and look back on what you've achieved over the last weeks of hard work.

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