Startup Alley exhibition will take place at the international IT conference TechCrunch Moscow 2012 on the 9 and 10th of December at a center for new technologies and technological entrepreneurship Digital October.
The event will provide an opportunity for young and aspiring entrepreneurs in IT and mobile applications to present their projects to the expert community, potential investors, partners and customers.
Startup Alley exhibition will last for a two-day conference TechCrunch Moscow 2012. Entrepreneurs will present the prototypes or working products, which are based on innovations in IT and mobile applications developed over the last three years to the expert jury of international investors, the press and public. One of the main conditions of the exhibition is that startups should have no more than $3M of attracted investment over their existence.
Digital October Centre will become a communication platform for entrepreneurs and experts. At the end of the oral presentations the jury will determine the participants of Startup Battle to take place at the following day of the conference on December 10, on the main stage of Digital October Centre.
Thus, the TechCrunch Moscow 2012 conference will provide novice businessmen with the platform and tools to demonstrate their ideas and interested audience of more than 900 participants. The audience includes representatives of the expert community: Anton Nosik, the CEO of Yandex Arkady Volozh, the founder of Team Europe Lukasz Gadowski, the founder of Lastminute.com and Mydeco.com Brent Hoberman, the representatives of EBRD and the oldest U.S. venture capital fund Bessemer Venture Partners whose departments are working in Silicon Valley, New York, Massachusetts, Israel and India.