ITU-MITEFP INVITES ENTRIES BY JUNE 20 FOR 5-WEEK SUMMER ENTERPRENEURSHIP BOOTCAMP


ITU-MITEFP INVITES ENTRIES BY JUNE 20 FOR 5-WEEK SUMMER ENTERPRENEURSHIP BOOTCAMP
June 7, 2017

Information Technology University (ITU) along with MIT Enterprise Forum Pakistan (MITEFP) has opened registration with a deadline of June 20, 2017 for a 5-week long Summer Entrepreneurship Bootcamp scheduled from 11th July to 10th August 2017 for young students. The Bootcamp aims to open up new opportunities for driven and potential young entrepreneurs in the country, to motivate talented youngsters towards entrepreneurship and provide them with an exciting opportunity to convert their raw shaped business ideas into a reality.

The Bootcamp provides youngsters an amazing opportunity to refine and diversify their skills in several fields via rigorous training program. It focuses on areas like product ideation, communication skills, design thinking, public speaking, research and development. The Bootcamp will also feature special sessions curated by AlooClan. It also provides the youngsters with the opportunity to ‘learn by doing’ being part of an actual startup and gaining practical knowledge of world of business.

Interested candidates can apply for the Summer Bootcamp under two different categories. The Social Entrepreneurship Challenge focuses on identifying a prevailing social issue of Pakistan and finding a creative solution while the other category deals with the Idea Stage Competition based on a childhood dream or any business idea that has the potential to convert into a viable business opportunity.Selection and Application process is based on idea strength and team strength. Teams of 3 to 5 members in the age group of 16-24 years should apply and only shortlisted applicants would be called for the Bootcamp.

Interested applicants should register at : http://mitef.pk/Summer_Entrepreneurship_Bootcamp