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Invitation to the final of Startup Competition at Jacobs University


March 01, 2018

And the winner is? On Saturday, March 10, it will be clear which business idea is most convincing. Ten international teams have qualified for the finale of the Jacobs Startup Competition 2018. Brand new part of the event is the mini-pitching competition for startups from Bremen and the surrounding area. Founders of the region for the first time have the chance to present their ideas to an international audience.

In two previous rounds, the participants have already presented their own startup ideas and refined them with the support of experienced mentors. In the final round, the top ten teams will have the opportunity to present and sell their individual business ideas while spending two days, march 9 and10, surrounded by experts in the field and students from all over the world.

Highlight of the competition, which is organized by Jacobs University students on their own, is the presentation of the individual concepts to an expert audience and the final award ceremony. The winners of the Jacobs Startup Competition receive a prize money of 3000 euros.

Those who likes to be part of this event and are interested in upcoming startups and innovations are cordially invited to visit the Jacobs Startup Competition on the campus of Jacobs University on March 10, 2018 at 12.30 pm. Guests have the opportunity to follow the presentations of the finalists as well as to exchange ideas with personalities from the startup scene. The tickets cost ten euros.

Tickets and further information:

Note to the editorial staff:
Interested journalists should register by March 8, 2018, 12:00 noon, indicating their name and medium by sending an email to Thomas Joppig: t.joppig [at]