INNOVATIONS FROM THE HEART OF EUROPE
Central Europe is trying to position itself as a European innovation powerhouse with a vibrant startup ecosystem. Closer cooperation of Visegrad countries, together representing a market of 65+ million people, is crucial for the introduction of this region as a relevant stakeholder on the global innovation and startup scene. Furthermore, the expansion of innovative companies to the US market is critical for their global success.Sovva (SK) as the lead partner, jointly with its partners StartupYard (CZ), Polish Confederation Lewiatan and Hungarian Association for Innovation organize a V4 - Startup Tech Match event in Silicon Valley on April 21-23, 2015.
The project will:
- Bring 12 startups from Visegrad countries (Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia) to Silicon Valley, pitching to US investors and visiting world’s most innovative companies,
- Enhance visibility of the innovation & startup potential within Visegrad countries abroad, namely in Silicon Valley,
- Establish a Visegrad platform for startups in Silicon Valley.
More information at: http://we4startups.com/