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The first round of Judging of the 2016 Design Entrepreneur Awards has now taken place with the Jury selecting 8 submissions to progress through to the next stage of the program.

The Finalists are now in the running to receive the 2016 Design Entrepreneur Award, which will be presented at the Overseas Passenger Terminal in Sydney on Saturday 28 May, 2016.

Finalists will be required to pitch their idea to a live audience comprising investors, business and design experts where the winner(s) will be selected.

This exclusive event will take place during the annual Good Design Festival which is part of Vivid Sydney, the world’s largest festival of light, music and ideas.

Finalists will be offered professional services by CtechBA valued at $25,000 to develop a customized commercialisation plan to help get their idea to market.

The overall winner(s) will gain significant media and promotional opportunities that go with this level of recognition and also receive the opportunity to join CtechBA’s Business Acceleration Program and gain investment, expertise and access to distribution channels.