Telekom Innovation Contest 2015 – submission opens September 5
Telekom Innovation Contest is seeking once again for smart innovators worldwide. Startups and innovators can apply until October 15 here in three categories. The contest is the unique access to the exclusive Innovation Expo in Budapest, where startups meet Deutsche Telekoms business units.
Wild Card at Startup Night Berlin
This years contest will be kicked off at Startup Night, the biggest event for the Berlin startup ecosystem last saturday at Telekom’s representative’s office. Heinrich Arnold, Senior Vice President Research and Innovation and Head of Telekom Innovation Laboratories, will officially open up the contest and hand over one Wild Card. Teams of Startup Night have the opportunity to apply for the first direct ticket for the Innovation Expo Budapest.
Innovation Expo Budapest – a melting pot
For the first time, the applying teams can win the chance to join a unique event taking place in Budapest in the end of November this year. With the Innovation Expo a platform has been created to foster the exchange between the startup and the corporate world. Beside a spot on the expo the teams are invited to meet descision makers from Telekom’s business units, venture units and National Companies. The winning teams of Telekom Innovation Contest 2015 will take part in this invite only event.
Innovators from Smart Data, Industry 4.0 and Future Communication
Teams can apply from now on until October 15, startups and innovators from all over the world are invited to submit their ideas. According to Deutsche Telekoms hottest topics, solutions should cover one of the categories: Smart Data Analytics, Future Communication or Industry 4.0/ IoT. Because Deutsche Telekom is looking for mature ideas, the teams have to present at least a working prototype.