Are you ready for the Challenge?
BizTEC 2014 is officially Open!
registration closes on 25.1.2014
We are Israel's Entrepreneurship Competition located in the Technion, Haifa.
Based at the Technion technological institute in Haifa and lead by students, the BizTEC competition helps to bring your innovation from an idea stage to an – all dressed up ready to pitch before investors stage.
We take NO equity fee and were helping you by building you a good frame for progress that is corresponding to the academic year.
By being a competition we let only the determine and innovative to progress, and as you progress throughout the competition so do we invest at your team more; by workshops, advisory meetings with our well honored partners and mentors, and a $5,000 first investment in the project at the end of the competition. For more information about the BizTEC competition, press here
BizTEC, since established in 2004, has awarded prizes in cash and services to outstanding teams of entrepreneurs who have presented an original idea for a product or service, and ventures showing significant business potential.
BizTEC is your place to start up in a secured and supporting environment whose only aim is to teach you how to create a successful venture!
December – January
From hundreds of applications we receive each year, a reviewing committee decides on up to 25 teams that will proceed to the next level, the e-School.
March – June
Our teams receive “tailor-made” workshops from our leading professionals and lecturers.
Of the 25 teams, only 8 teams will proceed to BizTEC’s next stage – The BizTEC Pre-Accelerator.
August – September
Each team will team-up with a mentor from a relevant field and will receive continuous guidance from the BizTEC staff and partners.
The Pre-Accelerator is meant to give all the support you need in order to advance your product.
The 8 finalists will compete for 4 categorical prizes, and 1 first place prize, for a total of 5 winners. Each of the finalist teams will be eligible for a chance to represent Israel in an expenses-paid trip to the Intel Challenge Europe, where BizTEC teams have won titles since 2007.
The exit is not what drives an entrepreneur; rather it is the tremendous urge for change and challenge. Remember that the journey is what is important.
Professional & Outstanding ideas of our passionate team makes us the number one student entrepreneurship competition in Israel.
Our Platinum Tier Partnership is reserved for leading companies who strive to promote entrepreneurship.
Our Gold Tier Partnership is reserved for leading companies who strive to promote entrepreneurship.
Our Silver Tier Partnership is reserved for leading companies who strive to promote entrepreneurship.
PolyTouch, a BizTEC startup has made a $30-40M exit. The Marker
WindWard, a BizTEC startup has succeeded raising 1.6 M dollars The Marker
LifeBond, a BizTEC winner, is one of Israel’s top 10 startups Globes
YEVVO, 2012 BizTEC’s finalist recives over $500K in Angel funding
Are you ready to take your first step on the way to becoming a full fledged entrepreneur?
The first stage is the Inspiration & Registration stage, which is held during the winter semester. From hundreds of applications we receive each year, a reviewing committee decides on up to 25 teams that will proceed to the next level, the e-School. Don’t worry though – all teams will receive high quality feedback from leading industry professionals!
We'd really love to hear from you, so why not drop us an email and we'll get back to you as soon as we can.