Within the realization of the Competition for the best student idea 2019, a study visit was organized at the University of Maribor in the period from 19 to 22 May. The winners of local competitions held at partner universities in Kragujevac, Novi Sad, Novi Pazar and at the Belgrade Metropolitan University, exactlly 7 teams with 16 students, had the opportunity to present their ideas to mentors:

  • Prof. Marjan Leber, University of Maribor
  • Djordje Celic, Business Incubator Novi Sad,
  • Prof. dr Vesna Mandic, University of Kragujevac
  • Prof. dr Miladin Kostic, State University in Novi Sad

After the presentation, the teams received advice on how to improve their business plans and pitch presentations as part of the national competition preparation. During the second day of the visit student teams worked on improving their business models and presentations based on the obtained advice and recommendations.

Students are also enabled to attend the famous PODIM Startup event, which is traditionally held in Maribor, and which brings together over 1000 participants - startups, investors, students and academics.

Attendance list 20-21.05.2019