Innovis VC Hackathon

Europe's first Venture Capital competition.
Take part in an immersive and comprehensive experience where you develop
a VC fund concept and source promising startups within your chosen investment focus!

That's why you shouldparticipate.

VCs

Be a part of our VC Hackathon and get leads on interesting start-ups and fund
strategy concepts
Start-up sourcing
Access to Talent Pool
Great first impression on possible future partnership

Students

Get first-hand insights into Venture Capital and seize the chance to showcase your skills in front of industry professionals
Insights into the VC world
Showcase your skills to potential recruiters
Chance to join Innovis VC in the next semester

What you can expect.

Participants
Contestants apply as teams of 2-4 members (matching for single entrants) and are paired with an Innovis VC buddy
Bootcamp
During an initial bootcamp hosted by us, participants learn the basics of VC and a VC's fund strategy
Fund Strategy Concept
Over the course of 3-5 days the teams develop a VC fund concept including sector focus, funding stage etc.
Sourcing
Teams source several promising start-ups within their chosen investment focus
Written Deliverables
After having developed their fund concept contestants submit whitepapers/summary to be reviewed by the judges
Pitch
Additionally, the best teams pitch their fund concept to all participants and the panel of judges
VC Partner Judges
Partner VCs act as judges for the competition, review fund concepts and provide teams with feedback