Do you have an innovative business idea? Do you have an academic project with business potential?

    InventaTHON is back!

    Pitch your idea to industry experts for the chance to...

    • WIN a cash prize
    • Receive business and technology support to further develop your idea

    Complete and submit the form to enter by 12th April.

    Include a description of your idea, who it's for, and why it has market potential.

    At the InventaTHON, the Top Ten submissions will pitch their ideas and get business development support from experts and other students.

    Important dates:

    • NOW OPEN FOR ENTRIES - or you can sit and hatch your idea for a little longer.
    • 12th April, 2018 - closing date for entries
    • 18th April, 2018 - the date itself!

    NOTE: If you submitted the InventaTHON form in Autumn 2017, one of the organisers will be in touch with you directly, you do not need to re-submit.




    If you don't have an idea, you can still take part.

    Join the audience at InventaTHON and you could end up taking part in a team.

    You can be part of a winning team, even if it's not your idea. Submit your details in the entry form, completing mandatory fields only. This will secure you a preview of the Top Ten ideas - choose your pitch and support your team at InventaTHON.

    Audience members also get to vote for the best 1-minute pitch: you have the power!

    Note: only 50 audience spots are available, so enter now to secure your opportunity!


    • €200 for the individual 1-minute pitch that gets the largest audience vote

    • €300 for the most innovative individual idea, as judged by the industry panel

    • €500 for the team that develops a strategy with the most commercial potential, as judged by the industry panel

    • FAST TRACK to Inventor of the Year competition
    • And more to come!

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