Winners of the XVIII Annual Student Business Plan Competition

On November 25, 2016 the Finals and the Award Ceremonyof the XVIII Annual Student Business Plan Competition were held.


This year we received 183 business plans from 36 cities, 9 countries (Russia, Croatia, Germany, France, Poland, Kazakhstan, Switzerland, Ireland, Bosnia and Herzegovina) and  62 higher education institutions. The number of participants reached 344 people.

At the finals the 10 best projects selected by the jury in the qualification round were presented. The following projects became the winners of the competition:



Project Name

Team Members Names


1 place


Dreano Thibaut
Ranjan Ayush
Kostina Kristina

St. Petersburg State University (St. Petersburg, Russia), Warsaw School of Economics (Warsaw, Poland)

2 place

Lego Brick

Sagitzhanov Askar Orazaliuly

Abilkassym Bexsultan Yerkinuly

University of National Economy (Almaty, Kazakhstan)

3 place


Harvis Michal
Baeriswyl Jan
Bodner Martin
Alexandrova Maria

St. Petersburg State University (St. Petersburg, Russia), University of St. Gallen (St. Gallen, Switzerland), Trinity College Dublin (Dublin, Ireland)

Special Nomination “Best Business Plan in the Sphere of Social Entrepreneurship”

Subway without Limitations

Vjuzhanina Irina

Sidorova Margarita

Trufanova Natalia


Novosibirsk State University of Economics and Management (Novosibirsk, Russia)


We congratulate the winners, thank all the participants for the interesting and innovative projects and invite everyone to take part in the XIX Annual Student Business Plan Competition in 2017!







Финал и Церемония награждения XVIII Ежегодного студенческого конкурса бизнес-планов