Got a great idea?
Or a nose for business?

Battle of Talents is the biggest online businessplan competition for students and (phd) researchers in Belgium. In only a few weeks time, new ideas are transformed into solid business plans with the help of Investors and Talents, ready to be launched in real life!

The 7th edition of Battle of Talents
has ended.

We'll keep you informed once a new edition starts.

You can take up three main roles

You have an idea?

You're an Entrepreneur!

Launch your own venture
Form a team
Collect the most virtual capital
Turn your idea into reality!

Want to be a real venture capitalist?

You're an Investor!

Evaluate the ideas
Invest virtual money
Send valuable feedback
Predict the market and win!

Want to bring in your expertise?

You're a Talent!

Evaluate the ideas
Join your favorite team
Share your expertise
Help your team to the top!


Our Sponsors

Battle of Talents is organised for the 7th time by BNP Paribas Fortis, Securex, Telenet Kickstart, Electrabel-GDF Suez, Venture Spirit and Addestino. Thanks to our sponsors, we can provide our participants with extra input and offline coaching to maximize their succes within the game. During the Battle of Talents competition, different offline events are organized, in close cooperation with our sponsors:

  • CEO Café: Do you want to pitch your idea to a CEO in a bar with a pint of beer? Make sure you don't miss this event!
  • Entrepreneurial Evening: An evening full of innovation and entrepreneurship! Workshops, lectures, meet & greets,... Everything is possible!
  • Pitch Event: We prepare our finalists for their moment of glory at the Final Event and help them prepare their 3' pitch.
  • Final Event: The moment of truth for our finalist teams!
More about our sponsors

Latest News


These are the winners of BoTVII!


Yesterday, the Final Event of Battle of Talents took place. Six teams battled for the end prizes of this edition, in total worth € 22 500.


The finalist teams are known!


The Jury has read through the business plans and selected the teams continuing their adventure on Battle of Talents! Curious about who made it to the top?


End of online competition


The online competition ended, and the business plans are now in the hands of the Jury. On January 22, we'll announce our finalist teams!


Battle of Talents on Facebook!

On our Battle of Talents Facebook-page, you can follow the competition closely. Also some tips & tricks and insights on entrepreneurship and innovation can be found. So, join us and become part of the community!

Are you ready?

Battle for the title of top Entrepreneur or Investor and win € 30.000 in prizes!