At this level candidates will have time to structure their business idea, target initial customers and strategic partners, collect feedback and work out a convincing investor presentation.
Each team presents their idea in front of a panel of experts. 2 out of 4 presented start-ups will pass this second stage and win CHF 20.000 each, a 50% chance to win in the final stage.
venture kick is an initiative from private donors. Potential entrepreneurs from Swiss colleges and universities present their business ideas to the jury of venture kick, with the chance to win seed capital of up to CHF 130,000 over three stages.