Start Up Universiade 2017

Start_up_pic_15.10Start Up Universiade 2017

First round of applications open for now until 31 October 2017!

Apply HERE and get access to the most exciting students start up competition!

Start-Up Universiade 2017 has attracted the most prestigious Bulgarian universities and students with innovative business ideas and solutions in the filed of climate change. The teams will go through one-day specialized training provided by Cleantech Bulgaria to develop presentation skills and refine their ideas. After the semi-finals, the national final will meet the best teams of each university in an unforgettable final race.


The best team will win a number of awards - access to the Climate-KIC international master classes, an opportunity to join the Climate-KIC programs in 2018 where they can develop further and find funding for their ideas.


This year the competing universities are Tecgnical University, Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski ", University of Forestry, University of National and World Economy, University of Archtecture, Civil Engeneering and Geodesy and University of Finance, Business and Entrepreneurship.
The competing areas are:
- Urban Transitions - smart and sustainable cities
- Sustainable Production Systems - Process Optimization to "green" production
- Sustainable Land Use - The environment is not a given: How to protect soil, water and air, so we can enjoy them longer


Important dates:
• Promotion: Start - October 23rd
• Online application (enrollment of participants): until October 31st
• Preparatory class at each university: 2-9 November
• Submitting short video: November 15th
• Selection of finalists: 16 - 20 November
• Training session for finalists: 21-24 November
• Inside semi-final to select up to 10 finalists: 1 December
• Final: December 5th