The MIT Enterprise Forum (MITEF) Greece Startup Competition is a technology accelerating competition in which Greek startups compete for prizes. If you have an exciting new product or service, participating in MITEF Greece Startup Competition will give you access to the practical knowledge, mentorship, and resources to take your venture to the next level.
Competition winners are the best of the best in Greece, and will receive global recognition through the MIT Enterprise Forum Global, a global network devoted to enabling early-stage entrepreneurs to transform ideas into world-changing companies, as well as through MIT Technology Review (read the published article for the 25 Semifinalists here) a media company wholly owned by MIT.
MIT Enterprise Forum Greece is proud to announce the 3 winners of MITEF Greece Startup Competition:
1st Prize winner: RTsafe
2nd Prize winner: reportbrain Limited
3rd Prize winner: Advantis (former tomoTECH)
For more information about the final judging and award ceremony you may find by following this link: Finals & Awards Ceremony
MIT Enterprise Forum Greece announced the 25 semifinalist teams selected to advance to the next round of the MITEF Greece Startup Competition. Participating companies/teams spanned a diverse range of disciplines: 10 startups in internet & web, 4 in biotechnology & medicine, 3 in software, 3 in transportation, 1 in telecommunications, 1 in Computer & Electronics Hardware, 1 in energy, and 2 in other categories.
Bionic Healthcare Inc
eLearning Industries Ltd. – MyeTutor.org
Help and Win
isMOOD Data Technology Services
Lighthouse Solar Systems
Advantis (former tomoTECH)
Following the conclusion of the second round of the first MITEF Greece Startup Competition, that aims to unlock the growth potential of Greek startups and maximize their performance in order to scale faster and reach the global market, MIT Enterprise Forum Greece, is proud to announce the 10 finalists selected to advance to the final round.
During the 2nd judging round, an extremely competitive process was completed few days ago where all the 25 semifinalists pitched live their business plans to MITEF Greece’s well respected judging panel. Top-level Greek and international business executives, entrepreneurs and investors evaluated and selected the following 10 startups, listed in alphabetical order:
During the Finals & Awards Ceremony, staged during the 3rd Hellenic Forum for Science, Technology and Innovation, on Wednesday 1 July 2015, organized by MITEF Greece and NCSR “Demokritos”, the top 10 finalists of the competition pitched live to MITEF Greece’s judging panel, that will select the winner and 2 runner-ups.
MIT Enterprise Forum Greece welcomes all qualified judges who lended their critical eye and expertise to the MITEF Greece Startup Competition, assessed the merits of entrant startups and provided valuable feedback.
Please follow this link and meet the Judges of the MITEF Greece Startup Competition.
MIT Enterprise Forum Greece is proud to announce the mentors who will guide the 25 semifinalists. Between them there are many successful entrepreneurs, investors, partners at venture capital firms, or experienced angel investors, partners at a law firms, senior executives from established enterprises with domain experience and technical experts, who share their valuable knowledge that is critical in determining the best of the best of the startup community in Greece.
Please follow this link and meet the Mentors of the MITEF Greece Startup Competition.
The first year of this technology accelerating competition, that aimed to unlock the growth potential of Greek startups and maximize their performance in order to scale faster and reach the global market, reached to an end. Tech startups bloom and may offer hope for the future. Watch some highlights of an amazing journey…
Coach Linda Plano, Founder, Plano & Simple
Coach Charalampos Constantinou, Director in EY, shares his excitement about EY’s strategic partnership with MITEF Greece during the MITEF Greece Startup Competition.
Coach Nikolas Evangelopoulos, Senior Consultant in Enterprise Intelligence and Data Analytics at EY, comments about the MITEF Greece Startup Competition.
Myladie Stoumbou, Director, Cloud Productivity Sales, Germany & CEE at Microsoft
Coach Tonia Gogou, General Manager at V+O Communication Greece
The Semifinalists of MITEF Greece Startup Competition:
Bionic Healthcare Inc.: Georgios Bertos, Founder & CEO
CareAcross: Alex Giamas, Chief Technology Officer
eLearning Industries Ltd.- MyeTutor.org: Athanasios Ladopoulos, Founder & CEO
Eventora Connect: Ilias Ananiades-Katirt, Marketing & Sales Director
Help and Win: Eleftheria Mamidaki, CEO
Hermes-V: Stavros Karkanis, Advisor
JoinCargo: Roxane Kotsolouka, Founder
mist.io: Dimitris Moraitis, Co-founcer & CTO
LearnWorlds: Panagiotis Siozos, Co-founder & CEO
Lighthouse Solar Systems: Christos Drogitis, CEO
Offerial: Angeliki Papagiannopoulou, Co-founder, Chief Product & Strategy manager
Panelsensor: Manolis Kyriakakis, Co-Founder, Marketing & Operations
reportbrain Limited: Alexander Kostopoulos, President & CEO
RTsafe: Evangelos Pappas, Founder
MuseRobotics: Pavlos Stavrou, CTO
Advantis (former tomoTECH): Zoi Giavri, Co-founder
Nestcargo: John Papageorgiou, CEO & Co-founder
Trustporter: Andreas Prodromidis, Co-Founder
WTI Greece: George Michalelis, COO