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HEC Challenge Plus

Transform your idea into a company with high potential !

Challenge Plus


innovative projects




mergers and acquisitions



1.2 MD €

raised from private and public investors


GOAL: to help developers of innovative projects with high growth potential build their business plan
PUBLIC: entrepreneurs of innovative projects and high-tech
DURATION: 9 months - 2 batches/year

The program helps developers of innovative projects with high growth potential build their business plan, and provides assistance throughout the development process. The teaching formula closely associates training, assistance and a personalized follow-up.

The pedagogical formula combines training, counseling and personalized follow-up.

The program allows you to:

  • Benefit from the teaching of the Professors of HEC Paris;
  • Create a new operational network, thanks to exchanges between participants with the alumni of the CHALLENGE + club, associate partners and students of HEC Paris;
  • Validate the concept of your business creation project,
  • Develop a real business plan that will allow you to seek financing,
  • Extract from your everyday life to reflect and act on your project
  • Obtain a label recognized by many actors of the creation of a company: financiers, public organizations ...


Main holder: 6500 € - The total training fees of 15,000 euros is reduced to 6,500 thanks to the involvement of our associated partners

Co-holder: 1500 €

Eligible training for OPCAs, at Pôle Emploi, compte personnel de formation

They have been trained at  HEC CHALLENGE + program :



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Our News

La promotion 2019-1
On November 14th, the FORUM HEC CHALLENGE + took place on the HEC Paris campus. This event marked the closing of the 2019-1 promotion
Programme HEC Challenge Plus
Transform your idea into a company with high potential! Join HEC CHALLENGE+ , a proven Business Support Program that will enable you to acquire very specific knowledge and skills to design a well-thought...
HEC Challenge Plus 2018-2
Last Thursday was held the HEC Challenge Plus Forum, the traditional final jury of the current promotion rewarding the best business plans! Three projects were awarded.

The Team

Frédéric Iselin
Frédéric Iselin
Affiliate Professor & Scientific Director of HEC Challenge+
Corinne Delombre
Corinne Delombre
Program Manager of HEC Challenge+
Etienne Krieger
Etienne Krieger
Affiliate Professor
Elise Maréchal
Elise Maréchal