infoShare 2014: Dominik Krabbe, EIT ICT Labs Idea Challange


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infoShare 2014: Dominik Krabbe, EIT ICT Labs Idea Challange

  1. 1. EIT ICT Labs Idea Challenge – Accelerating innovative startups in Europe Dominik Krabbe infoShare Gdansk, May 22nd 2014
  2. 2. EIT European Institute of Innovation & Technology Tackling the European Paradox: Top-level scientific output...
  3. 3. EIT European Institute of Innovation & Technology Tackling the European Paradox: ... but lags behind in converting this strength into wealth- generating innovations.
  4. 4. EIT ICT Labs Short introduction EIT ICT Labs is a unique network of universities, research institutions, and leading European companies. Our Mission? Bringing ICT innovation to life in Europe and empowering ICT top talents for the future.
  5. 5. EIT ICT Labs Support for innovators Coaching Sustainable Start-Ups Access to finance Mentoring Business modeling Scouting Soft landing Sourcing Start-Up Activation Outreach Ecosystem Action Lines EIT ICT Labs Idea Challenge Coaching & mentoring Successes Master School Doctoral School KIC partners
  6. 6. The EIT ICT Labs Idea Challenge is a European innovation contest in eight topics. It’s aim is to support early stage startups and young innovators in ICT to turn their ideas into successful businesses.
  7. 7. The eight topics represent the eight innovation areas of EIT ICT Labs. Each topic has it‘s own final in one of the Co-Location Centers of EIT ICT Labs. Smart Spaces – Helsinki, Finland Internet of Things – Stockholm, Sweden Smart Energy Systems – Berlin, Germany Health & Wellbeing – Eindhoven, Netherlands Urban Life and Mobility – London, UK Cyber-Physical Systems – Munich, Germany Cyber Security and Privacy – Trento, Italy Future Cloud – Rennes, France
  8. 8. EIT ICT Labs mission is to bring ICT innovations to life. That’s why we provide everything early stage startups and young innovators need to turn their idea into a successful business!
  9. 9. 1. Prize: 40,000 € 2. Prize: 25,000 € 3. Prize: 15,000 € + Coaching and mentoring from business experts + Integration into pan-European partner network of the EIT ICT Labs + Office space for up to 6 months in one of our Co-Location Centers + Integration into future EIT ICT Labs activities
  10. 10. Health & Wellbeing // Cyber-Physical Systems // Smart Spaces // Future Cloud » Submission closed Cyber Security and Privacy // Internet of Things // Urban Life and Mobility // Smart Energy Systems » Submission from September 1st – September 30th 11.03.2014 20.04.2014 May/June 2014 01.09.2014 30.09.2014 Oct/Nov 2014 Kick-off submission phase 1 End of submission phase 1 Pitch series 1 Kick-off submission phase 2 End of submission phase 2 Pitch series 2
  11. 11. Information to submit: Idea description // Technology // Team // Market analysis // Financial plan // Business Model // Impact of Prize
  12. 12. Evaluation criteria: Quality and composition of team // Quality of idea // Internationalization potential // Fit with the thematic agenda // Feasibility // Market potential // Impact of prize // Overall quality of submission
  13. 13. The 10 best teams from each topic will pitch their ideas in front of a high profile jury of executives from EIT ICT Labs and their parters, business developers, investors and entrepreneurs.
  14. 14. Check out our Social Media channels and campaign site: #ideachallenge
  15. 15. Dominik Krabbe Mail: Innovation Manager Phone: +49 30 3450 6690 126 EIT ICT Labs Germany GmbH