CHALLENGE - FOR - INNOVATION
Annual training program that provides participants with knowledge and skills to write and pitch a business plan in one week. The purpose of the “Challenge for Innovation” is to provide participants with knowledge and skills to write and pitch a business plan in one week! Although it is focused on developing the skills set to start a business, the “Challenge for Innovation” is not intended to transform all participants into entrepreneurs. However, it is a unique chance educate the applicants about the business environment, innovation culture and entrepreneurship. In addition, Challenge for Innovation will help applicants developing skills and competences much needed for their professional fulfillment, such as problem solving, critical thinking, teamwork, autonomy, creativity, written and oral communication. The focus areas of this year’s challenge are Public Health, Resources & Environment, and Information Technology.