CHALLENGE 3

'SERIOUS BUSINESS' - GET OUR STARTUP POWER PACK!

Now it’s really getting serious. Are you willing to take the leap and turn your idea into a business? In that case Challenge 3 is perfect for you. The Golden Lightbulb 2019 is down to the final challenge: “Serious Business”. In this Challenge 3 contestants will work on an extensive business plan in the form of a 10-pager. Deadline for sending in this business proposal is March 21, 2019 after which nine finalists will be selected. They will compete in the Grand Finale on April 3 for 3.000, 5.000 and 10.000 euro rewards and the prestigious title ‘Golden Lightbulb 2019’.

In this challenge there will be a focus on ideas in the fields of Lifescience & Health, High Tech Systems, Biobased Economy and Mobility. Concepts that fall outside these areas will be forwarded to partner organizations that are more specialized in the specific field of your idea.

STARTUP POWER PACK
Supercharge your business idea with the Startup Power Pack: An inspiring program with in total 10 workshops and seminars by experts form our network and personal advice by our experienced business developers. The Seminars and workshops address fundamental topics that will be very beneficial for any startup entrepreneur: Team & HR, product development, legal & taxes, market analysis & marketing, sales, customer/market validation, financial validation, intellectual property, business model canvas and funding & investment. The seminars and workshops will take place starting on Monday February 11 until Monday March 18.

REGISTRATION STARTUP POWER PACK

Due to the overwhelming number of applications it is no longer possible to register for the Startup Power Pack. For more information please send an email to contact@thegoldenlightbulb.nl

IN THE REALM OF IDEAS EVERYTHING DEPENDS ON ENTHUSIASM… IN THE REAL WORLD ALL THE REST ON PERSEVERANCE

JOHANN WOLFGANG VAN GOETHE

AGENDA

Monday February 11 15:30 hrs
Seminar Team & HR
STARTUP POWER PACK
Thursday February 14 14:00 hrs
Workshop Product development
STARTUP POWER PACK
Monday February 18 15:30 hrs
Seminar Legal & taxes
STARTUP POWER PACK
Thursday February 21 14:00 hrs
Workshop Market analysis & marketing
STARTUP POWER PACK
Monday February 25 15:30 hrs
Seminar Sales
STARTUP POWER PACK
Thursday February 28 14:00 hrs
Workshop Market validation
STARTUP POWER PACK
Thursday March 7 14:00 hrs
Workshop Financial validation
STARTUP POWER PACK
Monday March 11 15:30 hrs Seminar
Intellectual Property
STARTUP POWER PACK
Thursday March 14 14:00 hrs
Workshop Business Model Canvas
STARTUP POWER PACK
Monday March 18 15:30 hrs
Seminar Funding & Investment
STARTUP POWER PACK
Friday March 22 00:00 hrs
Deadline for 10-pager
Tuesday March 26 17:00 hrs
Announcement finalists
Friday March 29 14:00 hrs
Presentation training finalists
Wednesday April 3 16:00 hrs
Grand Finale
April 3, 2019
Grand Finale

PARTNERS

The Golden Lightbulb challenge is a program focusing on the entire Brainport Region and is organized by Bright Move and its partners Eindhoven University of Technology, Brainport Development, BOM and Fontys University of Applied Sciences.