Startups of the Odessa region can receive international financial support

29 January 2019, 15:30
Startups of the Odessa region can receive international financial support

Innovative scientific and technical startups of the Odessa region are able to receive international financial support. The amount of such assistance - from 50 thousand euros, it will be carried out under the program MIT Enterprise Forum CEE. This was reported by Director of the Department of Economic Policy and Strategic Planning of the Odessa Regional State Administration Dmytro Radulov.

"Implementation of the MIT Enterprise Forum CEE program was started by the Polish Technology Enterprise MIT EF. Its goal is to support innovative science and technology start-ups from Central and Eastern Europe by combining their potential with the knowledge and resources of large enterprises from the financial, insurance, energy and medical sectors. Participation in the program will accelerate the development of companies that want to enter the international market ", - said Dmitry Radulov.

Therefore, to participate in the program, startups must complete a questionnaire and download a video of their team in English. The set will last until March 3. An expert jury, composed of international investors and mentors, will select 25 of the most promising startups. The program will start in Warsaw, where entrepreneurs will improve their business models within three months, and will have access to the unique technical and technological capabilities of the program partners.

Note that the MIT Enterprise Forum CEE is part of the MIT Enterprise Forum's global network, which is associated with the world's best technology university, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. For more information about MIT Enterprise Forum CEE, please visit: https://mitefcee.org/?page_id=7268 or in the Department of Economic Policy and Strategic Planning of the RSA at: 048 71 89 574 and e-mail: strategy21.27. oda@gmail.com.

Recall the development of small and medium-sized businesses - one of the key priorities of the Strategic Action Plan of the chairman of the Odessa Regional State Administration Maxim Stepanov "Intelligent Region".