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10 Oct 2017

Design School Student attends European Innovation Academy

Design School student attends European Innovation Academy along with five other Loughborough students and graduates attended the European Innovation Academy, a three-week entrepreneurship programme based in Portugal.

The European Innovation Academy invites students and graduates from across the world who are eager to learn how to start their own company.

The academy provides them with the opportunity to hear from some of the top experts in the world who work for companies including Google and Amazon, as well as learn about the key components of running a successful business, such as marketing and finance.

Over the three weeks, students were put into teams and asked to work together to pitch a product at the end of the programme to some of the top international technology businesses, with the possibility of real investment at the end.