It brings students from no trading knowledge through the foundations of stocks, bonds, commodities and derivities amoung other financial vehicles.
The first week will focus on bringing your idea to life, and will feature mentors with many years of entrepreneurial experience to help get your idea off on the right track.
Our members are highly proactive, we attend (and this year win) StartUp Weekends. We volunteer at event and conferences and get invited to loads more. These can range from the Web Summit, StartUp Gathering Week, Student Summit, Venture West, etc etc.
We also like to get around.
In year one our members took to Riga, Latvia. Last year we took flight again to Berlin, Germany.
The SEA is a campus-wide competition open to all sutdents, undergrad and postgrad regardless of discipline. The awards include €3,000 of investment and incubation office space.
Blackstone LaunchPad is a campus based entrepreneurship program, accessible by over 500K students globally, designed to support and mentor students, staff and alumni - regardless of major, experience or discipline.
We try to bridge the gap between the Galway Startup scene and student startups on campus. The center of all start up activity in Galway is the Workbench. We host events here, have breakfast meetings here and attend talks hosted by BOI at the Workbench and Founder Fridays.