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Global Entrepreneurship Week – Spark Venture Competition
November 19 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Event Type: Presentation,Professional Development,Student Activity
Join us for the Spark Venture Competition in Sacramento, an annual venture competition hosted by the Carlsen Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship! The Spark Venture Competition is part of Global Entrepreneurship Week 2020, presented by Western Health Advantage.
The competition is open to ventures less than 2 years old and aiming to operate in the Greater Sacramento Region. The teams need to submit an abstract for their new venture for Round 1 of judging. Finalists will be announced virtually and are invited to an optional pitch workshop to help prepare for the final round. In the final round, teams compete by presenting their pitches to a panel of judges (5 min presentation and 5 min Q&A) to win cash prizes.
Prizes for two tracks: For-Profit and Social Ventures:
– 1st Place $7,500 for each track
– 2nd Place $2,500 for each track
Abstracts submissions deadline: Fri, Nov 6th
Finalists announced : Mon, Nov 9th
Pitch Workshop (optional): Fri, Nov 13th at 12 pm
Demo Day : Thurs, Nov 19th at 4 pm (Register with Eventbrite link)