FIA Global Startup Contest - Vollo chosen as one of the top 10 European startups in smart city and mobility
Who can apply?
Young startups operating for less than 12 months.
Informal development teams that will have to register a business entity within the program before receiving a financial support.
The company has (must have) a registered office in the Zagreb area.
Companies and/or informal development teams whose development of services or products is related to innovative solutions and technologies that offer added value for development of the city’s tourist offer (Smart City Tourism solutions).
Steps to enter the StartUp Factory Zagreb program
Register your project/idea/startup for Startup Factory Zagreb by an online form through:contest
All projects submitted for the contest enter the evaluation process, and the StartUp Factory evaluation team will preselect up to 20 teams to participate in the SFZGBootcampBusiness Hackathon
Development teams can apply (students, pupils, teams from startups) as well as individual applicants (developers, designers, students, architects, managers...) that would be sorted into teams for the hackathon. All participants of the hackathon will also be given the possibility to participate in the preparation for work on the Bluemix platform (virtual and on-site education).
Top rated teams that register for the contest (20 teams) will present their idea to a jury within the SFZGBootcamp, who will then select the best teams (5 to 10) that would enter the program.
The teams registered for the hackathon after online and onsite preparation participate in a two-day hackathon, while the winner gets the possibility to enter directly to the StartUp Factory Zagreb program.
The teams selected for participation in the program win a grant of up to HRK 150,000 and enter the StartUp Factory Zagreb pre-acceleration program!
The teams undergo an intensive pre-acceleration program consisting of 10 weekly modules.
The teams are presented on the Demo Day as a part of the conference Zagreb Connect&EBAN Winter University 2016!
- The contest was officially closed on 12 September 2016
- Registration for the HACKATHON – Smart Tourism was closed on 16 September 2016
- MEETUP (introduction to the program, partners and mentors) took place on 9 September 2016
- HACKATHON - Smart Tourism took place on 16 - 17 September 2016
- SFZGBootcamp took place on 21 September 2016
- Start of the program for the selected teams is scheduled for the week from 10 – 14 October 2016
- StartUp Factory Zagreb program runs from 10 October – 16 December 2016