On 11 December, the 7 best Option-E teams from Berlin, Madrid and Paris competed with each other and pitched their business ideas during the European Demo Day Final. The jury honoured the best projects in two categories: Best Pitch and Investment Readiness. Option-E is the specialization in Entrepreneurship of ESCP Business School’s Master in Management.
Hilary Klassen is the founder of bestselfy and alumna of the Executive Master in Digital Innovation and Leadership Entrepreneurship (EMDIEL). After years in the corporate world, the choice between a classical MBA and the programme at ESCP Business School was easy: “It was the cutting edge programme that attracted me to this executive master, people from different walks of life, and the modular diverse programme.”
Every year in November, our campuses are buzzing with entrepreneurial excitement. The Entrepreneurship Festival happens simultaneously in Berlin, London, Madrid, Paris and soon Turin – but 2020 is not a usual year.
Compared to Silicon Valley (46%), London (42%) or Berlin (43%), only 11% of the start-ups in Paris have founders from outside the country. In an article, published on The Conversation, our professor Martin Kupp tells you why.
For the kick-off session of the third module of the Executive Master in Digital Innovation and Entrepreneurial Leadership (EMDIEL), we visited Station F, the world’s biggest startup campus covering a whole entrepreneurial ecosystem under one roof.