ARIS powers IDEA FACTORY @ Cyprus University of Technology

We are delighted to be part of the IDEA FACTORY project for the 4th consecutive year and support students of the Cyprus University of Technology in developing their business ideas!


IDEA FACTORY is a 12-week (Spring semester) project, supporting student teams from the stage of idea generation to the stages of new venture planning and pitching.

IDEA FACTORY runs within the ‘New Enterprise Creation’ module of the BA Management (Entrepreneurship major) at Cyprus University of Technology and coordinated by Dr. Elias Hadjielias.

ARIS contribution

In the context of this project, ARIS will run a series of practical seminars and workshops on the following thematics:

  1. Business Model Canvas and Concept Statement
  2. Concept Testing
  3. New Enterprise Planning
  4. New Venture Pitching

The first practical seminar took place last Tuesday, February 1st, at Cyprus University of Technology. ARIS Manager and Director of Deloitte Innovation & Entrepreneurship Centre, Eliza Loucaidou, delivered a seminar on Business Model Canvas. A workshop followed where the student teams had the opportunity to discuss their canvases with ARIS and CUT mentors.