How 500 Hours could jump-start your entrepreneurial journey

  • 5th November 20145/11/14
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For the best chance at success, a startup needs three key ingredients: an exciting market opportunity, a great team, and a fantastic product.

Disrupt Unlimited is kicking off a 500 hour hack-a-thon to give entrepreneurs the edge from the inside track. Innovators, budding entrepreneurs, and problem-solvers with ambition in their genes are all invited to compete and solve some of the biggest global challenges faced by the apparel industry.

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How it works

Industry experts will pitch global challenges with the largest market opportunities to a group of aspiring entrepreneurs with diverse backgrounds and skills.

You form a team and begin to identify root causes and understand the Apparel domain through factory visits and discussions with the experts.

You have three weeks (500 hours) to work on a conceptual solutions and pitch to be a part of the seed accelerator. If selected, you’ll be able to launch your entrepreneurial journey with seed funding up to a maximum of US$ 50,000. Plus, you’ll also get work space, experienced mentors and advisors, and networking opportunities.

The challenge begins in January 2015!

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