What is Mindspace University?
Mindspace University is an online 3-month program with two parts (Educational and Entrepreneurial) focused each time on a different specific sector, including entrepreneurship basics whilst organised and delivered by multiple entrepreneurs-mentors and judges from Silicon Valley, Greece and Europe, together with Mindspace volunteers and staff.
The program contributes to unemployment relief through new business ideas based on market needs and the development of entrepreneurial & public speaking skills for students with different academic backgrounds, who get introduced to entrepreneurship terms and move on to utilise their knowledge effectively. Strong networks are created between students and mentors, inspiring students to innovate in their profession & tackle future challenges.
Parts of the MindspaceUniversity
All teams receive education and mentoring that will help them stand out and be one of the 8 teams that will get to the entrepreneurial part
Duration: 4-week online program
Content: Challenges and Business Opportunities
in the thematic sector
Format: Interactive workshops, virtual
classrooms & webinars
Delivered by: 15 stellar entrepreneurs, academics and C-level employees from big companies and start-ups
The best 8 teams get personalised training to improve their ideas for the final pitch event to claim the Award
Duration: 4-week online program
Content: Mentoring and Coaching on the business ideas of each team
Format: 1-1 mentoring sessions, Business Model Trainings and Presentation Skills workshops
Delivered by: >15 entrepreneurs, investors & executives from international companies and start-ups
Mindspace University IV:
Agritech & Foodtech
Applications Deadline: October 8th, 2022
About the theme
Discover the Challenges and Business Opportunities in the Agritech and Foodtech sectors and Create New Business Ideas with Mentors from Greece, the USA and European countries. Sessions will be focused on Ag-Biotech, Vertical Farming, Next-Gen Foods, Regenerative Agriculture, Entrepreneurship Basics and Digital Tools.
Who can apply?
Are you a student or recent alumni from Greece, Croatia, Albania, Bulgaria, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia, Romania or Poland?
Join Mindspace University and expand your Entrepreneurial horizons with Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs, Greek Mentors, Mindspace and its Balkan partners to Claim:
1 year Cloud Service by Lancom
1 free participation in a Mindspace Trip to the USA
5 discounted participations in a Mindspace Trip to the USA
Winning team gets 3 months of free accounting service by indima.gr
Best teams join on-site incubation & acceleration programs
Training to create your new business and enter the start-up eco-system
Our partners cover 85% of the participation cost*
Participation Fee for Mindspace University Participants: 40€
*Our partners cover 85% of the cost for the first 100 applicants of Mindspace University IV: Agritech & Fooodtech.
What people say about Mindspace University
Co-founder of VentureFriends.vc
"This is a great place to tell your story and give people more insight into who you are, what you do, and why it's all about you."
Founder & CEO of Augmenta
"Mindspace helped me meet with Alec Karys, who now is a very active mentor and in our board of advisors. He has helped us reach investors and develop our team and strategy."
Founder of Yperohes Gynaikes