Startups from non-EIT ICT Labs countries have the chance to win 30,000 EUR to spend on getting their idea closer to the market.
Over 50 applications
After receiving over 50 applications from 17 out of 19 non-EIT ICT Labs countries in Europe, the best 9 proposals have been invited to perform a pitch before a jury in Berlin on November 25, 2013 where the two winners of this year’s Startup Activation Contest will be determined.
You find the shortlist of all 9 finalists on the bottom of this page (just scroll down).
Themes and topics
Applicants in this contest were invited to send in ideas in the field of information and communication technology - in particular ideas focusing on cyber-physical systems (including the internet of things, embedded systems) and future cloud. All ideas have been evaluated by experts in these fields in addition to business developers who focused on the martket potential of your idea.
In this contest we aim to engage startups from countries outside the existing EIT ICT Labs network of nodes and associate nodes and we invited startups from Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Ireland, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia and Slovenia to participate in a call for proposals.
Startup Activation is one in a series of activities in the context of EIT ICT Labs Outreach Programme 2013.
See here for terms and conditions of this contest.
The 9 finalists