Innovation Forum's Oxford branch invites you to the local final of the IMAGINE IF! Deep Science/Tech Accelerator The Innovation Forum is a global network of over 10,000 innovators that builds bridges between industry, academia and government.
We break down barrier's that slow the progress of technology commercialisation, and push on the leading edge of new tech opportunities globally. Oxford's IMAGINE IF! applicants join the global network of Innovators across 16 branches, competing for the non-dilutive $30,000+ global award. Our accelerator is built by entrepreneurs, for entrepreneurs! We support early stage science-based ventures, providing successful applicants the option for mentorship, access to non-dilutive capital, free laboratory space, free advice from leading professional services companies and extensive networking across the Innovation Forum platform. Applications for Oxford's local finals are submitted here by the deadline date: Fri 08/07/2016 Venue: Said Business School, Park End St., OX1 1HP Oxford, UK Date: 14/07/2016 Time: 5:00pm – 9:30pm BST IMAGINE IF! local competitions provide initial mentorship and support, and are recommended to all teams that are based proximal to an Innovation Forum branch. Local judges will award first stage prizes and provide feedback on the quality of your application. If your team is not based nearby an Innovation Forum branch, you can also apply via the application form, be sure to select global pool as your local competition location. This will give you access to our program via an e-learning toolkit to develop your ideas. Schedule: 17:00 – 17:30 Registration 17:30 – 17:40 Introduction from Innovation Forum Oxford and Said Business School 17:40 – 19:20 10 Finalist pitches judged by expert panel 19:20 – 19:50 Talk (TBC) and Panel deliberation 19:50 – 20:00 Winner announcement 20:00 – 21:30 Networking
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