The event will NOT be in person - it is totally ONLINE. Go to https://link.mnsu.edu/bic2020/ and you'll be directed to our Zoom Room for the event. You will need to download the Zoom application (it's free and easy) and click JOIN. All participants will be muted and with video OFF as they enter the event.
Big Ideas Challenge 2020 ONLINE
The community is invited! Big Ideas Challenge is a new venture competition for Minnesota State University, Mankato students (and recent graduates) that encourages and celebrates students' innovative business ideas. This new venture competition gives students the opportunity to compete for money to fund their business.
Big Ideas 2020 will be ONLINE. You can tune in from anywhere via Zoom. (On the day of, go to https://link.mnsu.edu/bic2020/)
You will see seven great business presentations. This will be an interactive event with fun polls and opportunities to give encouragement to the finalists.
During the Zoom event, YOU will vote for People's Choice. The team with the most votes will get an additional $2000 People's Choice award.
Our panel of expert judges will select the winners of the rest of the $15,000 in prize money. You will see the awards being given and can cheer for all of the finalists! Join us for an upbeat celebration of creativity and perseverance.