Few days left to apply for the third Microsoft Pitch Challenge

This Friday at 23: 59 hours are closed the nominations for the contest organized by the 3IE Institute of the Universidad Santa María, sponsored by Microsoft, in which all entrepreneurs with an innovative project can register. This Friday 5th to the 23.59 hours, is the final deadline for all entrepreneurs who have any innovative project to register in the third Microsoft Pitch Challenge, organized by the 3IE Institute of the Universidad Santa María and sponsored by the multinational computer.

The series of Microsoft Pitch Challenge competitions, are framed in the events Follow Fifth-First Tuesday Valparaiso, developed by the business incubator of the USM with the support of CORFO. Its aim is that all new business ideas can be shared, applying through the website.

Microsoft Pitch Challenge

The winners of the contest, along with receiving a surprise Prize awarded by Microsoft, have the opportunity to increase your business opportunities, to present it in just two minutes against all those attending the event. In addition, the first places in all versions, will be presented at the high end of March next year, where will present their idea to a group of investors.

When registration is complete, pre-seleccionaran 30 projects, whose representatives will be contacted to attend a face-to-face selection, which will be chosen to the top ten. This process will take place on the premises of the 3IE Institute, located in the T building House Central USM.

Then the ten selected must attend a Coaching Workshop in the 3IE Institute and then present at the Follow Fifth event, which will be held on October 12 at the premises of the casino Enjoy Viña del Mar, where will choose three finalists to be presented first and foremost the public of the event.

Previous versions
The two Microsoft Pitch challenge earlier, there have been projects in various areas. In the first version, the winners were nine young, managers of the “Infratec” project, which develops innovative and affordable biomedical solutions. On the second occasion, the first was “Flowy”, a novel solution that delivers the service of purchase and send flowers to cemeteries in the country, over the internet.