"Startup Nation" Entrepreneurship Israel Study Trip



Do you want to work in a dynamic multi-disciplinary entrepreneurial team?

As a member of this team, do you want to build a winning business plan during the winter 2020 semester based on a real world innovative technology?

Do you want to pitch this business plan to two real Venture Capital firms, one in Montreal and one in Israel for funding in August 2020?

To complete this real world experiential learning, do you want to visit Israel for 2 weeks in August to experience first-hand the entrepreneurial eco-system in one of the most innovative countries in the world? This trip will also include sites of cultural and social importance. The trip expenses are heavily subsidized by the Gerald Schwartz & Heather Reisman Foundation and is open to students from all McGill faculties.

To top it all off, you will receive 3 academic credits towards your degree for course FACC 501.  

Here's how you can apply to participate in this course:

  1. Review the course description and program syllabus (see attachments on the right of this page)
  2. Contact Professor Michael Avedesian michael.avedesian [at] mcgill.ca to confirm your interest and obtain a copy of the application form
  3. Complete and return your completed application form to michael.avedesian [at] mcgill.ca by October 31st 2019

Contact Prof. Michael Avedesian at michael.avedesian [at] mcgill.ca for any inquiries or questions about the course.