At the end of April the IT Park hosted the final BIT-Tatarstan innovative business plans competition that was held with the support of RVC and Khimgrad Technopolis, a strategic partner of the contest. From December 2011 to mid-April of 2012 the organizing committee - IT Park in High-tech competition - has received over 50 applications from all over the Republic of Tatarstan, as well as from neighboring countries and regions, including the residents of the Business Incubator.
Press service of the IT Park reports on this innovation news.
According to preliminary estimates of the jury, 14 projects became the finalists of the BIT-Tatarstan competition, and got a chance to present their business plans to qualified business experts, Investment and Venture Fund of the Republic of Tatarstan representatives and Kazan successful entrepreneurs.
RealSpeaker project, a resident of the IT Park Business Incubator became the winner and got a 100 K RUR prize.
The second place and 30 K RUR prize were given to 123apps project; the third place and 20 K RUR were given to MathSearch project, a search of mathematical formulas in natural science texts.
In addition, a children educational project Marabaka was awarded a certificate from the Himgrad industrial park as well as the audience award. Experts also estimated the Multiphase Flow, oil and gas industry project.
The members of the jury are Igor Pichugin, the head of Russian Venture Company Affiliate Programs Department; Yefim Alduhov, director of Enter, Internet marketing company (Moscow); Michael Korneev, Greenfield Project co-founder; Ruslan Sagdullin, BARS group deputy director; Oleg Kurnosov, FlatSoft executive director; Elvira Moseeva, deputy director of Himgrad Technopolis; Alexander Kaspin, PhD, CEO of Other Gifts; Mikryukov Constantine, head of KSTU training and production center (Kazan State Technological University); Timur Khusnutdinov, Ph.D, vice president of the FIX company finances etc.