Odense Innovation Tournament 2014

I had the opportunity to participate in Odense Innovation Tournament, an international student event, part of the entrepreneurship festival in Odense. We were split into several random teams and had the task of finding and pitching an innovative concept that would be use to rebuild/use an abandoned warehouse. The concepts would be judged based on the following 4 criterias:

  • innovation – how new and innovative is the idea
  • networking – how much is the concept enabling people to network
  • international – have an “international” approach towards the concept
  • social – involving local citizens and involving social activities

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Meet Sir Richard Branson and Morten Lund Skype Co-founder

I’ve had the opportunity to participate in an event where Sir Richard Branson and Morten Lund, serial entrepreneur and co-founder of Skype, were the main “attraction”. Very inspiring guys and a very interesting event. At least for their part, which lasted one hour. The rest of the event was held in danish. Didn’t expected it, but it’s kinda understandable since it was an event for students in Odense – which most are danish (doh). Continue reading “Meet Sir Richard Branson and Morten Lund Skype Co-founder”

Start your own business presentation by Ridha Shimi

We had a nice presentation today, done by a guest from Udvikling Fyn (Development Fyn). The guests name is Ridha Shimi and he is a business consultant. He ofered his consulting service for free for anybody thats thinking of starting his own business. I’m a tech guy but entrepreneurship is not something distant from my current education (Product Development and Techonolgy Integration) and its also something that i have interest in since i was in grade school.

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