New award category,
Best ukrainian startup, @ IDCEE 2013
The award winner will get a UAH 30,000 gift. The jury will consist of IDCEE and Bionic Hill representatives, as well as independent experts. ‘This is an additional motivation for the Ukrainian startups to participate in IDCEE. Moreover, it is another step in building up innovative ecosystem in Ukraine, - says first vice-president of Bionic Hill Viktor Galasyuk. - Developing startup community in Ukraine is one of the priorities for Bionic Hill Innovative Park, which will open doors for its first residents in 2015'.
IDCEE organizer, TA Venture managing director Viktoriya Tigipko points out the Ukrainian dimension of the novelty: 'Best Ukrainian Startup award is a great instrument to point out best startups in Ukraine on the international IDCEE stage and turn attention of the global investors to Ukrainian projects. We are happy to have Bionic Hill as a partner of this award, as they pay close attention to educational initiatives'.
Besides a new award, IDCEE will have its traditional startup competition, with the Winner (UAH 150,000), First Runner-Up (UAH 10,000) and Second Runner-Up (UAH 5,000) prizes.