The first edition of UNIVENTURE was launched in July 2013.
Two pre-boot camps were organized successively at the National School of Engineers of Sfax and at the Technopole of Borj Cedria, participants had the opportunity to become familiar with the program, still new at the time, and to better structure their project ideas through the training sessions in order to start on solid bases their entrepreneurial journey.
The program continued with a workshop series on various topics in order to help participants progress in their projects and identify candidates who will attend the boot camp.
10 finalists were selected to participate in the very first UNIVENTURE’s Boot Camp held over 5 days from December 16 to 20, 2013. The Boot Camp contained a variety of training sessions on different topics such as Business Planning and Innovative projects management; candidates also had the chance to be assisted by mentors with daily mentoring meetings.
Three Innovative Projects in the areas of biotechnology and Green Economy were awarded by UNIVENTURE during an Awards Ceremony that took place on December 20, 2013 with the participation of UNIVENTURE’s partners & friends.
1st Prize : 7500TND – Project VITALIGHT by M. Ilyès Gouja.
2nd Prize : 5500TND – Project CONT’ABLE by M. Mohamed Sahbi Miled.
3rd Prize : 3500TND – Project CHITO-PROD by Mme Olfa Kilani.