European Innovation Academy

The brightest student minds benefit from the experiential learning of startup life. Multidisciplinary teams can launch new IT innovations to the market in a record time of 15 days. The teams are daily mentored and educated by 100 industry leaders and professors.
The program of the summer school which is organized 6-24 July, 2015 in Nice (France) is strongly influenced by prestigious startup accelerators and their methodologies from Silicon Valley.
The content of the summer school is developed in cooperation with professors from top universities including UC Berkeley and Stanford University. Also innovative corporations such as Google, Amadeus, Rovio (Angry Birds), Samsung, Orange and Credit Agricole.
During the summer school, students will experience 50+ unique sessions such as Art Hackathon, 3D Printing Competition, IT Hackathon, Sleep and Food Hacking, Venture Capital Investment Competition, Growth Hacking and many more!

Future entrepreneurs are immersed in a multicultural ecosystem of 700 students, speakers, mentors and venture capitalists from 65 different nationalities.

EIA welcomes students & entrepreneurs from following disciplines: 

• Software Engineering
• Design
• Business & Economics
• Marketing
• Others (all entrepreneurial and innovation minded students!)



5 Jul 2015 to 23 Jul 2015