The details of this competition are still being finalized.
Phase I - Apply
From November 19, 2015 to January 29, 2016, participants can begin filling out the submission form on the Tulane Business Model Competition. For complete information view the In order to successfully complete this form you will need:
A detailed summary of your business, your product, and your target market
Contact information for team members and a faculty mentor
A digital copy of the signed Certifications and Agreements page found in the Appendix of the e-submission packet at http://lri.tulane.edu/2015TBMCPacket
Your entry must be submitted before 11:59pm on Friday, January 29th, 2016.
19-Nov-2015 08:00 AM to
29-Jan-2016 11:59 PM
02-Feb-2016 08:00 AM to
15-Feb-2016 05:00 PM
Phase II - Semi - Finals
Six semi-finalists will advance to the next round and receive seed funding to test their business model. On Monday, March 14, 2016, teams will pitch to, receive mentoring from, and network with a variety of lean startup experts on during New Orleans Entrepreneur Week. These 10 minute presentations should include a visual presentation and detail the business model process in a persuasive manner. Teams should be prepared to answer questions from the judging panelists. The three top business models will be selected as finalists.
18-Feb-2016 08:00 AM to
10-Mar-2016 05:00 PM
14-Mar-2016 02:00 PM to
14-Mar-2016 05:00 PM
Times are in CST (-0600)
2015 TULANE BUSINESS MODEL COMPETITION
Operating Venture Capital
Connolly Family Fund
Albert Lepage Foundation
Freeman School's Graduate Business Council and Tulane Entrepreneurs Association