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TSSG RESEARCHER WINS FACE ENTREPRENEURSHIP TRIP

By 4th July 2016 No Comments

Campus Party in Utrecht, Netherlands is festival of innovation, creativity, science, digital entertainment and entrepreneurship

Nakul_480_386_75Nakul Wali represented Waterford institute of Technology and TSSG at an all-expenses paid trip to a tech festival in the Netherlands recently through the European Commission funded Face Entrepreneurship project. The TSSG software research engineer won the trip for being the most active and highest rated on the FACE Entrepreneurship community platform.

FACE Entrepreneurship is a project funded by the European Commission in the framework of the H2020 Programme that aims to provide ICT entrepreneurship among young Europeans and to challenge the concept of failure through the understanding and confrontation of the most common fears entrepreneurs face.

Nakul, who has worked at TSSG since completing a MSc in Computing at WIT in 2014 attended theCampus Party in Utrecht, Netherlands one of the world’s greatest technological event bringing in young geeks and aspiring entrepreneurs in a festival of innovation, creativity, science, digital entertainment and entrepreneurship.

The event gave him a fantastic opportunity to meet and interact with few start-ups founders to share their experiences and offer insightful advice for Europe’s future entrepreneurs. Not only that, there were 160 renown speakers, chats , workshops, contests, networking sessions and dozens of interesting exhibits at the Campus party Netherlands.