FAQ

FAQ

InnoVenture is the technopreneurship challenge for students at the Faculty of Engineering, National University of Singapore. The challenge is organised by the Institute for Engineering Leadership.

Anyone who is enrolled at NUS can sign up, irrespective of their faculty or whether they are studying Bachelors, Masters or PhD.

You can sign up individually! We will help you to form a team with other individual signups. Do join us for the Kick-off and first workshop; a great opportunity to meet others and form a team! Alternatively you can use our InnoVenture Facebook page or IVLE forum to find team members!

On average a 150+ students participate every year from across the university. The competition is open to all graduate levels and all faculties at NUS. Teams are encouraged to be as diverse as possible to enhance the creativity in the team. Teams are 2-4 people.

InnoVenture is open to all graduate levels and faculties at NUS. Teams are encouraged to form multi-disciplinary teams as much as possible to enhance creativity and skillset within the team.

In the past years we’ve had the honor of a great number of companies involved in InnoVenture. Companies such as PUB, Total, Nestle, BP, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Infineon and many more! Past Participating Companies links for more information. For this year’s problem statements please find the Problem Statement tab.

Teams are minimum 2, maximum 4 – cross-disciplinary and and cross-graduate teams are highly encouraged to enhance creativity and skillset within the team.

We highly recommend forming a team with varied backgrounds. The past winners of InnoVenture were multi-disciplinary!

The workshops are voluntary for all to attend. We highly encourage that you DO attend all workshops as they are invaluable for your success in the competition! During the workshops you will get access to the company representatives, experienced industry professionals, entrepreneurs and other students!

If you are enrolled under the InnoVenture program for credits then it is mandatory for you to attend all workshops, complete all reflection assignment and pitch at IdeaLaunch and/or DemoDay. More information about the will be provided at the Kick-off and first workshop. For more information you can also read up here.

InnoVenture is supported by the Institute of Engineering Leadership. For enquiries please contact r.sie@nus.edu.sg

This is a yearlong challenge. Phase 1 of InnoVenture runs from August till November. All teams will advance to the 2nd Phase running from November – March the following year. In the second phase your team will receive prototyping funds to help see your solution come to life!

Please write to r.sie@nus.edu.sg. We will reach out to you as soon as possible.

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