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30 top innovative companies were selected to present at the South East Europe Tech Tour 2019

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30 top innovative companies were selected to present at the South East Europe Tech Tour 2019

They won a rigorous competition among hundreds tech companies from 13 countries from across the region

 

 

30 top innovative companieswere selected to present at the South East Europe Tech Tour 2019to be held on 28 May in Bucharestand on 29 May in Sofia. They won a rigorous strong competition among hundreds tech companies from 13 countriesfrom across the region.

 

The South East Europe Tech Tour 2019 is a 2-day business eventaiming to showcase the SEE region on the radar for many. South Eastern Europe is realizing one of the highest economic growth and performing a hotspot for thriving entrepreneurial ecosystems that have generated $5 billion in liquidity back to investors in the past few years.

 

The Tour will give the floor to30 of the most promising high technology companies from SEE region:

  • Bucharest, 28 May– from Croatia, Hungary, Romania, Moldova, Slovakia, Slovenia, and Ukraine;
  • Sofia, 29 May– from Albania, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Greece, Kosovo, North Macedonia, Montenegro, and Serbia.

 

Selection Process

Over 150 companieswent through a rigorous review process and be assessed based on the uniqueness of their technology, the strength of their business model, vision, capability to execute on the business plan, and the quality and track record of their management. The selected innovative companies will present their business to an invited delegation of 40 international investors, active in the region as well as 40 local investors and regional key players.

 

The selection process will be led by a Selection Committeethat unites leading international investors and senior business leaders among which Alexander Galitsky, Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Almaz Capital (USA) and Marius Ghenea, Investment Director of 3TS Capital Partners (Austria).

 

Selected companies

 

The winning companies, defined by highest score in the selection process, cover 6 tech sessionsover 6 tracks including Deeptech, Blockchain, Fintech, Mobility, Energy, andAgri-tech.

 

 

 

Companies Country Presenters Tracks
ABC Software Development Bosnia & Herzegovina Sladjan Sehovic Fintech, Blockchain
AdScanner Austria/Serbia Marin Curkovic Deeptech
Agremo Serbia Milan Dobrota Deeptech, Fintech
AlphaBlock Canada/Hungary Andrei Nagy Cleantech
Ampeco Bulgaria Orlin Radev Deeptech, Mobility
Campster Serbia Ana Ranitovic Deeptech
Cardiomo Care USA/Moldova Ksenia Belkina Deeptech
City Expert Serbia Igor Jovic Mobility
Colibra Bulgaria Teddy Alexieva Fintech, Blockchain
CryptoAPIs Bulgaria Viktor Petrov Blockchain
Delfast Bikes Ukraine Dima Bukhanevych Mobility
Dronamics Bulgaria Svilen Rangelov Deeptech, Mobility
Elevate Global North Macedonia Goran Stojanovski Deeptech, Energy
EnduroSat Bulgaria Raycho Raychev Deeptech, Mobility
Eurosender Luxembourg/Ukraine Tim Potochnik Mobility
Istmos Tech Greece Stamatis Poulimenos Deeptech, Agri-tech
Jobful Romania Mihai Cepoi Mobility
Kray Technologies Ukraine Dmytro Surdu Deeptech, Agri-tech
LogSentinel Bulgaria Denitsa Stefanova Fintech, Blockchain
Mediately Slovenia/Croatia Blaz Triglav Deeptech
Nasekomo Bulgaria/France Xavier Marcenac Energy,   Agri-teh
Notolytix Bulgaria Ivan Stefanov Fintech
PatentBot Ukraine Nataliia Vladymyrova Blockchain
Shipnext USA/Ukraine Alexander Varvarenko Deeptech, Blockchain
Smart Dreamers Romania Adrian Cernat Deeptech
SymphoPay Romania Daniel Nicolescu Fintech
TakeTask Poland/Slovakia Sebastian Starzynski Deeptech, Energy
Take-A-Bot Hungary Akos Deliaga Energy, Fintech
WeiDex Bulgaria Tito Titov Blockchain
Yodiwo Greece Alex Maniatopoulos Foodtech

 

 

Organisers of the South East Europe Tech Tour

 

The event format is popular amongst the tech companies across Europe as it provides an efficient local access point to the European Venture programme while focusing on matching innovative companies with active investors.

 

The South East Europe Tech Tour is organised by Tech Tour, with support of international VC Fund Almaz Capital.

 

About Tech Tour

Founded in 1998, Tech Tour is a unique cross-border platform for growing and emerging innovative tech companies on their way to investment and funding – from the idea to the success story. The platform supports innovative companies and their projects through online community space and in person at 25 networking events that we organise each year. Tech Tour is well known in the venture capital market with its 20-years of experience across Europe and the Middle East and planning to enlarge our scope of work to China. For more information please visit: www.techtour.com

About Almaz Capital

Almaz Capital is an international VC firm investing in early stage, capital efficient technology companies. Being a unique bridge-model fund with the main office in Silicon Valley, US, Almaz Capital connects entrepreneurs and engineering talent in USA and CEE countries and bring the prominent start-ups to the global market. Fund invests in high-growth sectors such as artificial intelligence and blockchain applications, data engineering, cybersecurity, edge computing, networking architecture and infrastructure. The fund’s investors include Cisco, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), and International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group. Founded in 2008, Almaz Capital has 12 exits and over 30 portfolio companies. For more information, please visit: www.almazcapital.com

 

All media representatives can attend the eventfree of charge. For registration via email, please contact [email protected]up to 27 May 2018 for Bucharest and up to 28 May for Sofia.

 

The official language of the South East Europe Tech Tour 2018 is English.

Contact: Natalia Natcheva| [email protected]| www.techtour.com

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