In total, 343 National EEPA entries were received from 31 participating countries in 2016 and our project KIKštarter was shortlisted among TOP 3. They were then narrowed down by the national EEPA coordinators to 57 projects put forward for the European level of the competition.
At a meeting in Brussels on 27 September, the EEPA Jury drew up a project shortlist for each of the 6 project categories and
The winner will be announced on 24 Novemner in Bratislava.
Today and tomorrow, the leader of the Initiative Start:up Slovenia, Matej Rus, will attend a two-day event of the European Commission, where we will contribute our share to designing effective policies and measures for supporting startups and entrepreneurship ecosystems, and lay the foundation for the European Start-up Manifesto 2.0.
With a series of nine roadshow events across Slovenia, the Initiative Start:up Slovenia, led by Technology Park Ljubljana and Venture Factory Maribor, started this year’s autumn round of financing startups. Slovene Enterprise Fund’s products SK75 and SK200 enable innovative companies with potential for rapid global growth to acquire a 75,000 € convertible loan or a 200,000 € public equity investment, as well as to enter two intense accompanying supporting programmes.
Slovenia will be represented by its best idea in the European Final of ClimateLaunchpad 2015, Europe’s largest cleantech business idea competition. This competition scouts Europe’s cleantech talent and helps them grow their sustainable ideas into global businesses. Start-ups from 28 countries will compete in the European Final. Now Slovenia confirms its finalist.
Silicon Gardens Fund announced its first set of 5 investments. The fund launched in May of this year and it has already seen a steady flow of high potential regional teams who are capable and willing to take their companies to the next level.
Na dogodku Ljubljana podjetniško mesto so programe in aktivnosti za spodbujanje podjetništva predstavile Tehnološki park Ljubljana, Regionalna razvojna agencije Ljubljanske urbane regije ter Javni stanovanjski sklad MOL.