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What is this thing called Innovate or die?
Innovate or die! is an innovation competition for students in higher education where students from different study areas generate new, out of the box solutions for the clients business challenge. With their ideas, the winning team can win up to 1000€.
Innovate or die! provides a new and effective form of learning as well as a one of a kind opportunity for networking with the client companies and students from different educational backgrounds. For companies Innovate or die! offer the opportunity to find solutions to current business challenges effectively in a short period of time. Our goal is to add co-operation between universities and bring them closer to the business world by real life projects.
Basic event structure
Innovate or die! in numbers
Innovate or die! competition is 4 years young. To this day we’ve had four events in Finland and one in Barcelona. On our journey we’ve had awesome companies and universities with us. As an experimentation most of the universities have created a course around the Innovate or die! competition. On these universities it is possible to receive academic credits from participation in Innovate or die! How cool is that?!
Check out the previous Innovate or die! events!
Why choose Us?
Very efficient way to understand and work with the future generation
Receive new innovative results to your current/future challenges at maximum speed
Receive a diverse collection of solutions and opinions as students participating comes from all different fields of studies
Innovating is one of the biggest influencer in growing and expanding your company
This might be the missing piece of your puzzle to reach the next level in your business
Why choose Us?
Awesome opportunity to work together with the companies
Learn innovation and teamwork skills at maximum speed
Receive and learn a bunch of useful innovating tools
Gain experience in pitching and introducing your ideas to others
Possibility to work with other students from different universities and backgrounds
Learn to create solutions to business challenges with a new way of thinking
An awesome opportunity to get yourself involved with different companies
What the participants have to say about Innovate or die?
It was fun way to learn new methods to innovate. My team even manage to win the challenge presented. I would definitely participate again!
IOD was whole new experience and I learned a lot from it. I learned a lot about pitching and how to produce ideas in very fast pace. I would recommend IOD to my friends!
As an experience Innovate or die! were excellent and I will recommend it to my friends. Studying would be a lot different if most of the courses would be executed with learning by doing method.