Time Period

The Digital Championship will be held in the academic period of November - June in different stages.

The timeline is as follows:

Dates Activities
26/03/2019 (Optional) Final date for the electronic submission of a proposal summary. Teams will be assigned a mentor who will advise on strengthening the proposal.
29/03/2019 Announcement of entries invited to the Digital Championship Training Days.
06/04/2019 Digital Championship Training Day and submission of participants' supporting documents.
20/05/2019 Final date for electronic submission of completed proposals.
14-16/06/2019 Presentations of the proposals by the participants and final evaluation.
21-28/06/2019 Awards - Honours (Award Ceremony)

TRAINING DAY
Date: 6th of April 2019
Venue: Bank of Cyprus Cultural Foundation Center (Faneromeni)
Room: Andrea Patsalidi
Time Activities
09:00-09:30 Registration
09:30-10:30 Welcoming Speech by Mr. C. Karageorgis Representative of the Office of the Digital Champion
Presentation by Prof. Mario Avraamides, Professor at Department of Psychology, University of Cyprus
Presentation by Mr. Michael Agapiou Founder of EF-MA Novelseas Ltd
Speech: “Be a Shark” by Mr. George Malekkos Vice President of Cyprus Information Technology Enterprises Association
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00-13:00 Workshop 1: Digital Marketing
Dr. Paraskevi Dekoulou, Lecturer at University of Nicosia
Workshop 2: Business Models
Dr. Diana Nicolaou, Mentor, Entrepreneurship Center, University of Cyprus
Workshop 3: Conducting a good presentation
Mr. George Malekkos
Workshop 4: Importance of Data Analytics in Modern Businesses
Dr Panayiotis Andreou, Course Leader of MSc Data Analytics, UCLan Cyprus
Workshop 5: Team Up
Mr. Constantinos Pirkettis, Industrial Applications Officer, Ministry of Energy, Commerce and Industry
13:00-14:00 Lunch: Meet the mentors