Business Innovation Challenge
Accept The 2023 Business Innovation Challenge and Make A Difference!
Innovative Ideas With Social Impact
This spring the 2023 Business Innovation Challenge invites students to bring their ingenuity, entrepreneurial mindset, passion and innovative thinking to identify problems that face communities in need, and to develop sustainable business ideas that will solve those problems and positively impact the community.
Focus on Health This Year
We encourage you to focus your energies on innovative ideas that can improve health or address health-related issues. Feel free, however, to focus on any Innovative ideas that you are passionate about!
Who Can Participate?
Students from all majors are encouraged to participate. All you need is passion to improve your community, a desire to solve problems, and interest in learning how to develop business ideas. Training will be offered to interested students on how to approach the Challenge, and will expose students to the needed skills to succeed!
What Support Will I Get?
A series of workshops will be offered during the Spring quarter to expose you to the requisite skills to develop ideas from conceptual sparks in your brain into real solutions that make a difference!
Learn how to design your solution, how to build a proof-of-concept of your solution, and how to pitch your solution in these workshops conducted by industry leaders! Check out the details in the workshop schedule below.
Why Should I Join?
Students who participate in The Business Innovation Challenge will learn important skills, such as how to develop a business concept, how to communicate to an audience, as well as how to think critically and innovatively.
Most importantly, students will work collaboratively towards making a positive difference in your community!
How Do I Get Started?
If you are interested in joining the competition, please fill out a brief BIC 2023 Interest Form and you will receive further information about what to do next.
Sponsored by the Business & Entrepreneurship Club and the Business & Social Sciences Workforce Development.