X Challenge


Making profits and contributing to the alleviation of social, economic and environmental problems at the same time? This has long ceased to be a contradiction. Entrepreneurship businesses now aim at combining entrepreneurial activities with a commitment to social-economic responsibility and to the achievement of the United Nations (UN) sustainability goals, including; poverty, health, education, empowerment and environment.

With this spirit in mind, FEPS BI will organize an Entrepreneurship Competition. X Challenge competition is calling for all university students and Faculty! FEPS is pleased to launch the 1st edition of this competition, virtually. It aims to develop the spirit of entrepreneurship among university students all over Egypt, from various academic levels, to enable them to convert their innovative ideas into successful business plans for products and services of high socio-economic value.
FEPS BI promises to elevate the participants with a four-day training crash course to help them validate their submitted ideas, discover their skills, and engage them with a network of mentors.

The Four-Day Training Crash Course will cover the following:

  1. Opportunity Recognition & Idea Generation
  2. Discover Your Customer
  3. How to Develop Your Business Model Canvas?
  4. Business Simulation
  5. How to Create Your Pitch? Fine-Tune Your Idea

Target Group: Students at Egyptian Universities from all academic levels and fields.

Each Participated team (2 or more) can apply in one of the following tracks/sectors:

  1. Creative Economy (Industries)
  2. Government/Public Sector Innovation
  3. Digital Transformation
  4. Circular Economy