If you have already registered with iStart for another competition, log in using your e-mail address and password.
If you do not have an iStart account, click on the Create Account button on the login page and follow the instructions. Click here for a preview of the questions that need to be answered to complete your entry (Please note that you should answer “not applicable” to questions not relevant to you). Please make sure you read the Competition Guidelines before registering.
Once registered you will receive confirmation of your registration and be connected with an IP mentor who will help you throughout the process. You can update your input until the first round deadline, Feb 10, 2017.
Finalize your application by logging back in, completing your team application form, and uploading your business plan.
The benefits of this competition will help your team:
Win cash and in-kind prizes, including $10,000 for the Grand Prize and $5,000 for the LES International Global Award
The best post-doctoral scholar and MS/MBA/MD/JD/PhD student teams from around the world will receive special recognition globally
Learn the basics of intellectual property and licensing
Experience valuable mentorship, judging, and feedback from IP and licensing professionals
Learn how intellectual property strategy supports your business plan