Education Section for startups under a New Business Idea Competition

Education Section for startups under a New Business Idea CompetitionIn 2012, under the IT and e-commerce New Business Idea young entrepreneur’s competition a free four-day educational session was carried out. Young entrepreneurs and startups got the opportunity to get free education within the New Business Idea contest. Within 4 days Educational Section of the competition more than 270 people were attracted.

PayOnline processing center, the organizer of the contest, with the support of the IHO SUPPORT OF RUSSIA and CareerLab educational center, invited Russian guru of Internet technologies to make presentations and master classes.

Gaydar Magdanurov (Microsoft), Fedor Virin (Data Insight), Dennis Irz (MegaFon), Konstantin Kondratyuk (, Michael Smolyanov (Megaplan), Alexander Bryzgalov (RVC), Dmitry Knyazev (Department of Science Industry and Enterprise of Moscow), Andrei Grigoriev (Yumisoft) and many others shared their knowledge and experience with the participants.

The COMDI Company, a partner of the New Business Idea competition, drew an online translation of all program activities. According to provisional data, more than 1,500 people watched the translation within 4 days. For those who were unable to attend the Educational Session in an online or offline format, video presentations will be posted on the website of the contest, and presentations of the speakers are available for viewing and use.

Every day, two participants of the conference were given invitations to the biggest Runet event - RIF + KIB 2012. Invitations to the forum were provided by RAEC (Russian Association for Electronic Communications) - New Business Idea Competition 2012 internet partner.

The Education Section has been organized with the support of the sponsors of the contest: It-Online Holding, Laurie Image bank, the National Association of distance trade.