The European Innovation Council (EIC) announced its intention to issue € 20 million in grants to at least 200 Ukrainian deep tech startups. The EIC is looking for a consortium of Ukrainian and European organizations to manage the grant funds.
In these challenging times, Ukrainian Startup Fund calls on international partners to support Ukrainian startups and thus build the country’s economy. How the USF works now, whether the investment strategy has changed and what plans the Fund has in front of it – tells Pavlo Kartashov.
“The US market is undoubtedly huge and ruthlessly capitalist. You can have even a raw product to establish yourself here, but only if it has obvious advantages over existing solutions“, 一 says Serhii Dovgopolyi, the founder of the accelerator FeelGoodLabs.
This border crossing is the only one that has a pedestrian crossing, where women and children without cars can cross into Poland. What happens to the refugees after they cross the border? How to bring goods donations to Medyka?
Reviving the IT ecosystem of East Ukraine: Eva Belchenko on the Mariupol IT cluster and the Startup Development Center 1991 Mariupol
When we met with Eva Belchenko, we sensed her long-lasting love for her hometown, and her wish to change Mariupol for the better. Her ambitions for initiating change in East Ukraine’s society and economy emerged at a time when the region started experiencing an outflow of highly qualified professionals.
The Ternopil IT Cluster was created in 2017, although the association was founded over 10 years ago. Initially, it was a small group of representatives of IT companies meeting to discuss problems related to the IT market. Eventually, they decided to create an IT cluster.
The evolution of Dnipro high-tech cluster: interview with Yevhen Hostishchev, CEO IT Dnipro Community
Yevhen Hostishchev, the CEO of the IT Dnipro Community shares his plans for the cluster organization, and how it is helping its members to weather the complex business climate of 2020.
Victoria Zhurbas spoke about the revival of Kyiv IT Cluster, plans and goals for next year, new opportunities for partners and upcoming online events.
Kyiv is one of the leading IT centres in Eastern Europe, with an ideal balance between cost, quality and excellent location in terms of accessibility and proximity to most cities in Central and Western Europe.
Modern Lviv has a great potential for the digital economy, and is one of the three largest IT centres in Ukraine. Lviv was the first Ukrainian city where the first formal IT cluster was founded.
Take a look at this great info-graphic showcasing the ecosystem of the Seattle technology cluster (expired link). Published by a local Seattle startup Gist (expired link).