AWC Students present solutions to market players

Published in August 20, 2019

A day of much reflection, exchange of experiences and also the first opportunity for the general public to learn about the solutions of the Academic Working Capital 2019 program. This is what happened at the event “The University as a Platform for Your Business”, held at the headquarters of the Federation of Industries of the State of São Paulo (Fiesp), in São Paulo, on 8/18. While college students presented their proposals at the Solutions Fair, entrepreneurs, market executives, managers, and […]

AWC 2019: selected teams

Published in May 22, 2019

In all, 88 students distributed in 34 teams will take part in Academic Woking Capital 2019 program

Registrations for AWC 2019 are open

Published in April 11, 2019

College students interested in transforming their Final Projects in startups with technological basis may already register in the Academic Working Capital 2019 program. Students must perform a pre-registration via AWC’s website and submit their respective proposals and documents by 04/22. The registered teams may contain up to four people, above the age of 18 and enrolled in any graduation field. The team leader must be in the last year of the course and his or her Final Project must be […]

AWC Startups are finalists at Harvard competition

Published in February 20, 2019

Three startups participating in the Academic Working Capital program in 2018 are finalists of the HackBrazil competition, which awards innovative technological solutions that seek to solve the main problems in Brazil. The three startups – Aqualuz, Helidrop and NextCam – will now participate in the final phase of the contest, which will include a pitch at the Brazil Conference at Harvard & MIT, between April 5, 6, and 7 in Boston, United States. The winner will take home BRL 75,000 […]

Participants exhibit prototypes at Investments Fair 2018

Published in December 17, 2018

The Investments Fair, held on December 14, marked the closing of the Academic Working Capital 2018 program. The event invited investors and entrepreneurs to the Mechanical and Naval Engineering building of the Polytechnic School at the University of São Paulo (Poli-USP) to meet the solutions developed by the 22 groups throughout the program. The schedule also included two panels about angel investments in Brazil and the beginning of a startup. AWC content coordinator Diogo Dutra opened the event and gave […]

AWC: Online Interaction starts the solution test

Published in July 21, 2018

Continue investing in the current solution or start over again? And, from that decision, start the value proposition test or go back to the interviews phase? This was the idea that guided the activities of Online Interaction I – Deep Into Insight, held this Saturday, 07/21, a kind of small workshop that brought together participating groups from Academic Working Capital 2018. The event marked the change of phase, from the test of the problem to the test of the solution […]