THE 7 FACTOR 2020-2021

Adventist Universitary
Pitch Competition

CREATING ENTREPRENEURIAL LEADERS

The 7Factor is the official pitch competition for Adventist students in the world. This virtual entrepreneurship competition attracts the very best entrepreneurs from dozens of countries. Every year, individuals or teams pitch their innovative business concepts to experienced entrepreneurs and business-people, receive feedback on their ideas, join a community of like-minded students.

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Principal caracteristics of

7Factor Competition

World Adventist Competition

Teams from more than 50 countries are appliying

Mentoring

Each team will receive virtual mentorship from our mentors

Virtual Pre-incubation

Using the same Methodology of MIT students you will be guided step by step

Project judged on 5 criteria

Creativity and Innovation; Social & Missional Impact; Validated MVP; Sustainable Business Model & Presentation

How this works

The competition

Learn by Doing

Go from an idea to building a product thanks to our resources

3 Rounds

Online qualifiers, Continental finals and Worldwide finals

Incubation

Get guided through your application and evolve through our Methodology of incubation

University Involved

A professor guide the team and the project is recognized as credits

Awards

for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place of the World Cup

Silicon Valley Inmersion

1 week of incubation for the winner team in GSV Labs in Silicon Valley

Schedule of

The Process

September 1, 2020

Application Period

The application process is opened until Sept 30

September 1, 2020
Oct 1, 2020

Preselection

Based on stabished criteria we filter the project that will overpass the 1st Stage of online Qualifiers

Oct 1, 2020
Oct 19, 2020

Pre-incubation

The selected Teams will work on their projects following the methodology

Oct 19, 2020
Dic 14, 2020

Continental Finals

Teams of every continent will compete in a Semi Final.

Dic 14, 2020
12 January, 2021

Wordwide Final

Teams of all the world compete for thw World Cup

12 January, 2021
why your university need to join us

A New Value proposal
for students

Attract & retain more students

Each day the concepts of Innovation and Entrepreneurship are more required by parents and prospective students.

New Opportunities

The students can access to a wide offer of fund and mentors to create their own startups

Develop Capabilities

Creativity, Critic thinking, Search & analize information, Written and oral skill are developed in this environment

World Class Methodogy

We use the same methodology as MIT use for their students