Applications are Open for 6th BGI Edition

 /uploadedImages/images/BGI_central.jpg  The 6th Edition of the Building Global Innovators (BGI) Competition is open and the deadline for the submissions is May 24th. The teams of entrepreneurs working within the following markets are eligible to apply: Medical Devices & Health IT, Smart cities & Industrial Technologies, Enterprise IT & Smart Data and Ocean Economy.

BGI aims to help its startupers to identify from local to global value propositions and accelerate business ventures leveraging on differentiated technologies. BGI also aims to facilitate scaling up via series A Venture financing & connecting global Innovators to global Investors.

This competition results from the partnership between MIT, Sloan Business School, Deshpande Center for Innovation, ISCTE-IUL and MIT-Portugal.

The 20 chosen teams will be announced on July 16th.

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