18th E*5 KAIST (`21 Spring) – Online

KAIST Student Startup Audition Program

E*5 KAIST (18th)

  • 18 Teams Participating

    Total of 72 participants

  • Duration

    2020. 3. 23 – 2020. 6. 04

  • Awards

    1 Grand Prize / 2 Awards of Excellence / 1 Special Prize / 2 Activity Awards



Grand Prize


GSD



Award of Excellence (2nd Prize)


PurestPure



Award of Excellence (3rd Prize)


Pluckup



Special Prize


Team 관리비책



Activity Award


Moravec



Activity Award


Hooddak

  • Mentors

    18th Mentor Group

Yonggun Kim

Yonggun Kim

Mentor

Bluepoint Partners VP

Ki-jun Kim

Ki-jun Kim

Mentor

Kakao Ventures VP

Jung-hee Ryu

Jung-hee Ryu

Mentor

FuturePlay CEO

Tae-Yeon Jeon

Tae-Yeon Jeon

Mentor

BonAngels Venture Partners General Partner

Hwaseong Jeon

Hwaseong Jeon

Mentor

CNT Tech CEO

  • Seniors

    Seniors who previously participated in E*5 KAIST

Jeungmin Oh (3rd E*5)

Jeungmin Oh (3rd E*5)

HayanMind Inc. CEO

Sooa Yeo (1st E*5)

Sooa Yeo (1st E*5)

H2K Inc. CEO

Howook Shin (13th E*5)

Howook Shin (13th E*5)

SelectStar Inc. CEO

  • Details

    Mission + Activity


MISSIONDETAILSSCHEDULEACTIVITY
Mission 1.
Business Model
Actualization and improving business ideas through establishing business modelsTraining (online): 3/23
Evaluation (online): 3/25
Conducted regularly
Mission 2.
Customer Discovery
Verification of idea commercialization through understanding and analyzing the target marketTraining (online): 3/30
Coaching (online): Done regularly
Evaluation (online): 4/27
Conducted regularly
Mission 3.
Pitch Deck
Establishing business ideas & Business overviewEducation (online): 4/29
Coaching (online): Done regularly
Evaluation (online): 6/4
Conducted regularly
MISSION FINAL EVALUATIONOverview PitchingFinal Evaluation (online) : 6/4Conducted regularly

Out of 25 applicant teams, 18 project teams were selected through the first mission round. The selected teams then developed their business ideas through each mission, which consisted of training, coaching, and evaluation from the mentors. Due to COVID-19, the entire E*5 KAIST program was held online. During the Final Mission Evaluation, 12 teams were selected to visit Startup KAIST and make their final pitch, and were evaluated by mentors through real-time streaming.


Mission Training


Mission Coaching

(By Seniors)


Mission Evaluation

1 Mentor was assigned to each team for training, and 3 Senior entrepreneurs were assigned to coach the teams on a regular basis. After the training and coaching stages, teams were selected through evaluation to receive additional funding.


Mentoring



Teamwork


Networking


Field Trip

During the program, teams visited mentors (Mentoring), met with field experts to solve issues (Networking), visited startups (Field Trip), conducted market research (Research), and collaborated through activities and team meetings (Teamwork). All activities were uploaded and recorded on ‘CLASSUM’.


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