First wave candidates about to go to Brazil!

Thursday, September 4, 2014

CONNECT received many excellent applications from entrepreneurs all around Europe. The selection process is finished and first wave candidates are now preparing to go to Brazil!

Entrepreneurs coming from 20 different countries have applied to the first wave of the CONNECT programme, with applications ranging from idea stage to well-established young enterprises.

Applicants were selected according to profile, quality of application and matching potential. Selected candidates are now planning the objectives and activities of their stay in Brazil, together with their respective host entrepreneur. Entrepreneurs from Europe will be going to different states in Brazil and collaborate with experienced entrepreneurs from various fields of activity, while some will be placed in relevant incubators and innovation centres.

Flight tickets are being purchased and some entrepreneurs are going to Brazil already this month!

Stay tuned for more news.