By Stephanie Wagner, USI Opportunity Development Communications Intern
The Eagle Innovation Business Model Competition (BIZCOM) is a business idea competition designed to solicit innovative business ideas from the greater USI community and connect those ideas to teams, mentors and resources to help develop a business model. After semi-finals held on May 20, five teams advanced to the finals, which will be held on June 10 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. in the USI Griffin Center. The event is free and open to the public.
Teams and products going to finals:
During the finals round, each team will have five minutes to give a final pitch to a panel of judges. The five judges will collaborate and select the top three teams. First place winners will receive $12,000 to fund their business ideas, second place will receive $6,000 and third place will receive $3,000.
Schedule of events:
For more information on BIZCOM finals, visit USI.edu/BIZCOM