The PEPITE Prize for Student Entrepreneurship will be awarded on 15 October in the presence of Romain Laffont, Vice-President for Partnerships with the Socio-Economic World of Aix-Marseille Université and Director of Pepite Provence, Dominique Augey, Regional Councillor, Marc Savasta, Regional Delegate for Research and Technology DRRT Provence Alpes Côte d'Azur and Christophe Roux, Head of Creation-Entrepreneurship, Regional Delegation BPI France.
Event 100% online on Facebook @pepiteprovence and on the Facebookevent page available here
This event will be one of the highlights of #CREATIV2020 the first national student entrepreneurship week promoted by MESRI (Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation) and Pepite France from October 12 to 16, 2020. Initiated by the MESRI, the PEPITE Prize - Springboard for Student Entrepreneurship is a national competition that supports innovative business creation projects led by students and young graduates and helps these young talents in their entrepreneurial approach. Support for projects is provided in the form of financial aid of up to 10,000 euros. In addition to this year's 3 regional winners, a national champion will be chosen. He or she will be invited to the BPI Inno-génération trade show in Paris on October 10 to receive 10,000 euros.
On the programme for the evening:
- Official speeches
- Testimonials from two students from Pepite Provence who will look back on their entrepreneurial career paths undertaken in parallel with their studies up to the creation of their company "ENTENT", winner of the prestigious Ilab prize in 2020.
- Pitch of 3 winning nuggets and national champions
- Award Ceremony
Other events proposed by Pepite Provence's establishments will punctuate the week #CREATIV2020: practical online and face-to-face workshops to learn about the stages of construction of its entrepreneurial project organized in particular with KSI the junior company of the Ecole Centrale de Marseille and the CCI Aix-Marseille Provence, live testimonials with student entrepreneurs accompanied by Pepite Provence as Matisse founder of Ektor.io and Titouan founder of the brand "pleine mer Marseille".
Programme and registration here: http: //url.univ-amu.fr/creativ