The ESNC 2017 had a great surprise in store for you! If you registered to the competition, you could not only boost your idea to the next level thanks to the great prizes, but you could also have the opportunity to benefit from free webinars, providing very useful insights for your business and for your participation in the competition.

Registered participants had the chance to get first-hand information and stand out from their competitors.

WEBINAR #1: How to benefit from Europe’s major space competitions – Tuesday May 23rd at 16:00 CEST
Get involved and determine the great opportunities offered by Europe’s leading space innovation competitions – the ESNC and the Copernicus Masters. Obtain an overview of the competitions and learn about all the benefits (e.g. the prizes, the business acceleration, the publicity, the network). Get inspired by successful previous entrants and get first-hand information from an experienced international player. Make yourself familiar with the application process and discover how to achieve the maximum benefit.

WEBINAR #2: How to prepare the perfect business case – Tuesday May 30th at 16:00 CEST
To learn more about what you need to know to build a compelling business case for the competition and to advance your idea and business, join us for our live webinar. You will understand how to show a clear thinking on the business, and how to demonstrate there is a commercial opportunity for your application. Get insightful advices on how to present evidence of progress and how to prove that your idea will get off the ground. The reasons and benefits of your project may seem perfectly obvious to you, but to stakeholders and other decision makers it may not be the case. Don´t lose the opportunity to make your project standout from the crowd.

WEBINAR #3: How to fund your business idea – Monday June 19th at 16:00 CEST 
Get involved and determine the answer to the question “How do I find the money to start/grow my business?”. Obtain an overview on how the different kinds of crowdfunding (reward-based, equity-based, lending) work, what crowd investors expect from a company and what a start-up gains from engaging with the crowd. Get insightful advices from the expert in Crowdfunding with Venture Capital experience about working with different investor groups such as business angels, VC and the crowd and how to combine these into a suitable funding mix for your company. Managing investor expectations and alignment of interest among different investor groups will be featured. Join our webinar for maximum benefit to your business.

WEBINAR #4: How to deliver the perfect pitch – Wednesday June 28th at 17:00 CEST
“The art of communication is the language of leadership.” Nowhere is this more crucial than for individuals pitching an idea whose success often depends on how the message is delivered in few minutes. Do you want to learn how to make the perfect pitch, in a way that your audience is able to understand your idea and your vision with clarity? Benefit from a dedicated webinar on how to make an impact by being succinct, interesting and memorable!