On Tuesday the 22nd of November, we welcome guests Merel Pit, Francesco Veenstra, Titia Luiten, Astrid Piber, MaartenJan Hoekstra and Jaqueline Mongeroht at our faculty. Introduced by moderator Ena Voûte, they will discuss several topics regarding women in entrepreneurship. How do we inspire women to develop their good ideas during their education? And most importantly: how do we create a diverse and inclusive environment for entrepreneurs? Join us in the Oostserre at 17:45 and stay for a drink after!
To Kick-Off the Entrepreneurship Week, Caro van de Venne, partner and co-founder of Barcode Architects, tells more about her inspiring journey in entrepreneurship. Join us the 21st at 17:00 in the Oostserre for the lecture and make sure to stay for drinks after!
Fifty ambitious students with a strong interest in entrepreneurship have joined the third edition of AR0131 Entrepreneurship in Architecture and the Built Environment in order to explore what it takes to build their own venture. We wish these students good luck and hope to see some innovative ideas is the progress. Do you want to know what some of those ideas are? Don’t forget to follow us on LinkedIn and Instagram, in order to be kept in the loop!
As you are probably all enjoying your well deserved break, we have an exciting announcement to make, as we have launched our own BK-Launch Space. We are hoping room 01.West.290 will be a inspiring work environment where you can collaborate on your ventures together with other entrepreneurs, while also serving as a space to invite potential clients and investors and hold meetings with larger groups. We are very proud of our sustainable space that we will be developing along your wished during this year. Want to take a look already? Or are you ready to move in?
BK-Launch is an evolving pre-incubator encouraging entrepreneurship and innovation at the faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment. Do you want to be part of the BK-Launch team, coordinating activities, growing our network and managing our student community? BK-Launch is looking for a Community Manager that wants to join our team from the beginning of 2022 onward. Are you proactive and ready for a challenge? More information about the vacancy.
Do you want to learn more about entrepreneurship within the Built Environment? Or do you have a brilliant idea that you want to explore further while being coached on both design and business plan? Then this is the opportunity to do so! Regular enrollment for MSc 2 courses AR0131 Entrepreneurship in Architecture and the Built Environment and AR0144 BK-Launch Studio, will start on November 22nd until December 3rd. Click on the courses to read more about and click here to join our information meeting on November the 16th 12:30-13:30.
Tom Jaring was chosen as winner of the BK Launch Studio, an elective course at TU Delft that aims to teach architecture students entrepreneurial skills by combining these with design activities. Jaring made a business plan for an eco-sound wall.
Do you have an innovative idea and want to kick-start your own company? Sign up for our TU Delft Startup Voucher Programme. Together with TU Delft Campus, BK-Launch has just launched the BK-Launch Startup Voucher. This is a grant of maximum €2.500,- available for students at the TU Delft to help turn ideas into business within the Built Environment. The deadline for applying for the BK-Launch Startup Voucher is at the end of October 2021.
Yesterday we have officially concluded the first edition of the BK-Launch Design Studio! 15 students successfully finished the Design Studio and could celebrate at the ABT bv office in Delft together with the tutors and BK-Launch partners.
The brand new BK-Launch Design Studio AR0144 Q4 will kick-off on the 19th of April. We are very excited to see how the combination of design and entrepreneurship will impact the way we look at design.