Global Entrepreneur Challenge
October 28, 2018
Student teams from Chile and Germany won big at the finale of the 2018 Virginia Tech Global Entrepreneur Challenge in August. Chile’s Universidad Adolfo Ibañez won the $30,000 grand prize for its concept of a biomedical device for people with essential tremor and Parkinson’s disease. Technical University of Darmstadt won the $10,000 Information Technology Award, and Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile won the $5,000 People’s Choice Award.