Season 2020

Categories

  • Startup of the Year

    Startup of the Year

    Description

    A startup that has shown the greatest development over the last year based on growth, innovation, and impact with the product/service

  • Best Newcomer

    Best Newcomer

    Description

    A startup with up to 2 years of age that has shown the greatest development over the last year based on growth, innovation and impact with the product/service.

  • Founder of the Year

    Founder of the Year

    Description

    A tech startup founder that has shown notable achievements over the last year in terms of great customer growth and/or sales, funds raised, uniqueness and/or impact of the product/service and leadership.

  • Best FinTech Startup

    Best FinTech Startup

    Description

    A startup that has shown the greatest development over the last year based on growth, innovation and impact with a product/service/technology in the delivery and/or infrastructure of financial services.

  • Investor of the Year

    Investor of the Year

    Description

    An individual or company that has displayed the best investment acumen over the last year. This could be for example as an exit, early investment of a notable startup, or realization of an earlier investment.

  • Best Co-working Space

    Best Co-working Space

    Description

    A co-working space that deserves the recognition for its services, support and resources to fast-growth tech startups, and for creating a culture and environment that fosters innovation.

  • Best Accelerator/Incubator Program

    Best Accelerator/Incubator Program

    Description

    A fixed-term, cohort-based, mentorship-driven program that helps and empowers entrepreneurs to foster the growth of their innovative companies by providing tools, resources, connections, knowledge and expertise.

  • Ecosystem Hero of the Year

    Ecosystem Hero of the Year

    Description

    An individual known by passion for entrepreneurship and ability as well as willingness to
    help startups and entrepreneurship grow. Key words: Passion, pay-it-forward, ability and willingness to use experience and/or ability to help.

  • Best Virtual Teamwork Solution

    Best Virtual Teamwork Solution

    Description

    A startup that has shown the greatest development over the last year based on growth, innovation and impact with a product or service that solves connectivity between people, companies or teams in a smart, engaging way, with the potential to shape the future of connectivity, especially in times of crisis and social isolation.

  • People's Choice

    People's Choice

    Description

    An Individual or company that got the most accumulated votes through out the national and regional round.

Competition Stakeholders

Country Partners

Ambassadors

  • Andrea Zrubcová

    Andrea Zrubcová

    Slovakia

    Manager of Co-working Space

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  • Barbora Rusinakova

    Barbora Rusinakova

    Slovakia

    Executive Manager at OpenLab

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  • Branka Susa

    Branka Susa

    Croatia
  • Claudiu Zamfir

    Claudiu Zamfir

    Romania

    Journalist

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  • Damian Wielechowski

    Damian Wielechowski

    Poland

    Marketing and Communication Specialist

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  • Dario Zoric

    Dario Zoric

    Croatia

    CEO at Rijeka Development Agency PORIN

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  • Gergana Stoitchkova

    Gergana Stoitchkova

    Bulgaria

    Finance

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  • Jakub Gajšek

    Jakub Gajšek

    Slovenia

    Startup hub manager

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  • Kristina Eskenazi

    Kristina Eskenazi

    Bulgaria

    Founder and CEO of MassMedia Foundation

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  • Kristiyan Mihaylov

    Kristiyan Mihaylov

    Bulgaria

    Business Development Manager

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  • Tomasz Jakubczyk

    Tomasz Jakubczyk

    Poland

    Head of Strategic BD at Cashap

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  • Zlotán Csaba

    Zlotán Csaba

    Hungary

    Entrepreneur | Consultant

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