How to apply?

 

Send a 10 slides presentation (pdf, ppt, word…) before April 12th to: amandine.plaisin@farvest.com

All projects must be submitted into English. You can register individually or by teams (max. 3 people), and submit one or several projects in one or several prizes’ categories.

This could be an idea, research project, tech solution, mobile application, a business strategy, product, service or a prototype, etc. This should be presented as an entertaining presentation of maximum 10 slides.

When you submit a project, the idea is for you to involve your entrepreneurial spirit and problem solving nature to come up with a project answering to a current issue.

 

 

FOR STUDENTS

- willing to present their ideas & startup’s project

- looking for fundings or partners

- who cannot afford travel & accommodation until Luxembourg

- looking to be recognized by experts from their sector

Please choose one or several of the category below and highlight your ideas while encouraging creatibity and innovation. 

FOR SPONSORS

- ownership of a category and a prize

- challenge can be a part of the cursus evaluation in some campuses

- receive great ideas and connect to great student thinkers

- sector leadership, foster innovation in their market

- great innovation image & employer branding tool

- low budget but human investments

 

2017 categories are:  

 

6 GENERIC PRIZES
Tech Innovation Prize (Artificial Intelligence, Coding,Cybersecurity, IoT, Space, Telecom, Media) sponsored by SES
Business Prize (Business, Ecommerce, Food, HR,Luxury, Retail)
Finance Prize (Blockchain, Fintech, Insurtech, Payments, Regtech)
Marketing Prize (Advertising, Design, Gamification, Marketing, Surveys)
Science Prize (All science-related project & papers)
Life Prize (Charity, Climate, Education, Healthtech, SmartCity, Tourism)
 
6 SPECIAL PRIZES
Circular Economy Sponsored by LIST 
Present a concrete application of a circular economy process integrated into the society  

Data Analytics Sponsored by LIST

How can Data Analytics revolutionize functions and develop the society ?

Logistics Prize Sponsored by Cargolux

Which strategic course would you recommend for an all-cargo airline in the next 10-20 years ?

More information about the Cargolux challenge

Internet of Things (IoT) Sponsored by Vodafone

IoT is a phenomenon that’s dirupting established industries and individual consumers. As an example this has already been witnessed  with a taxi service being disrupted by Uber and the hotel industry landscape changed with Airbnb.

What new opportunities can IoT bring in today’s world ?

More information about the Vodafone challenge

New Materials Prize Sponsored by LIST
Find a new use of an existing material or a new material and present an innovative solution from its creation to its use

Talent 4.0 Prize sponsored by Abalone

Using new technologies and social media, present project and innovative solution to create the modern recruitment industry.