EU Top 50 Millennial Start-up Competition

Submitted by Alina Danieles… on 09 October 2017

Knowledge4Innovation is an open, independent, non-profit platform with a wide variety of stakeholders including regions, cities and universities, research organisations, regions and cities, trade organisations and think tanks as well as technology platforms small and large companies.

We are on our mission to find millennial founders, who are leveraging technology to build disruptive solutions to address some of Europe's most pressing challenges. We are selecting the region’s most promising technology start-ups of young founders who are rethinking industries. Europe’s top 50 innovators will be revealed in the Hemicycle of the European Parliament during the European Innovation Summit on November 28th 2017.

The EU Top 50 Millennial Start-up Competition will gather the next generation researchers, innovators and entrepreneurs to present their ideas and inventions in areas such as health & life science; food and agriculture; bio-, nano-, neurotech; digital technologies and deep tech; materials and new production technologies; energy transition; environment and climate change; transport; space; security; creative sectors and education etc.

The programme of the European Innovation Week starts with pitches of the 50 winners in the Hemicycle of the European Parliament on 28 November morning. In the afternoon, the winners will showcase their ventures to corporates and investors. Different workshops e.g. on how the EU is supporting startups, how to grow and internationalise etc. will be organized.

Become one of Europe's Top 50 Startups, and showcase your venture at the European Parliament.

Apply here until 25 October 2017!

Knowledge4Innovation in cooperation with its partners IncubatorEurope and Glowfly facilitates knowledge exchange between generations, empowering young founders who are building breakthrough products and technologies that meet Europe’s most pressing needs.

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