Joint Forces is an event series by BOKU, TU, WU and UniVie that brings together the entrepreneurial spirit of all four universities.
Joint Forces – Building an entrepreneurial community across universities.
At Joint Forces you can:
- pitch your business idea or startup in front of a community of like-minded students from BOKU, TU, WU and UniVie and get the chance to receive support and feedback from this community,
- build your community of innovators and entrepreneurs,
- join a team with your skills and interests,
- look for team mates from other universities.
Get support and feedback for your project from a community of like-minded entrepreneurs or find a team to join with your skills and interests. Joint Forces provides the unique opportunity to bring together the best ideas from BOKU:BASE, TUW i²c, WU and UniVie. Present either your startup or your first idea in a relaxed setting and without pressure or find a project you want to join. At Joint Forces you have the opportunity to attract the attention of interested co-founders, future team members and mentors to complement your project’s needs. The feedback from the community can push your idea to the next level and in the meantime, you meet motivated innovators with multi-disciplinary backgrounds in economics, tech and life sciences.
Whether you are interested in innovation, want to meet like-minded people, or pitch your side hustle – you are more than welcome!
- DATE: Thursday, 19th October 2023
- TIME: 6-8pm / 18-20h
- LOCATION: Ilse-Wallentin-Haus at BOKU (Peter-Jordan-Straße 82, 1180 Wien)
What to expect at Joint Forces?
- Welcome Note from the hosting university & introduction to entrepreneurial activities of BOKU, TU, WU, UniVie and Inits
- Guest speaker: a team of student entrepreneurs holds an inspiring presentation about the motivation that keeps them united in pursuing their idea
- Pitches from projects & startups: 3 Minutes for a Pitch + 5 Minutes Q&A
- Shoutouts: Everyone spontaneously has the chance to make an announcement, ask a brief question or introduce themself and what they are looking for during this event.
- Networking with drinks
Join Our Community
Joint Forces is taking place 4 times per semester and will be hosted once by each participating university. Here’s a preview of the other Joint Forces events this semester:
- Joint Forces #42, hosted by TU Wien: 16th November 2023, 18-20h
- Joint Forces #43, hosted by WU Wien: 14th December 2023, 18-20h
- Joint Forces #44, hosted by Uni Wien: 18th January 2023, 18-20h
Please note: During this event photos and/or videos will be taken which may be published in various media for reports on the event or general PR.