Technology Park of Andalucia colaborates with the promotion of the Korea Startup Challenge

27/05/2016

With the collaboration of the Technology Park of Andalucia, the Korea Research & Innovation Centre (KIC Europe) is actually promoting the Korea Startup Challenge (or K-Startup Challenge) 2016 to promote the participation of international entrepreneurs from all across the globe in a global acceleration programme which will take place in Korea's new Silicon Valley, Pangyo Techno Valley - just a few kilometres south of Seoul. This initiative sponsored by the MSIP (Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning) from the Korean Government, offers:

1) The opportunity to expand into Asia by using Korea as a foothold for your international cooperation in Asia

2) Exposure to and expertise from Korea’s largest conglomerates (Samsung, Hyundai, LG, SK, KT, NHN, etc.), thereby facilitating the possibility for you to do business with some of the world's most innovative companies in the tech industry

3) A grant of up to $100K + possibility to receive investment from a major Korean accelerator

4) Access to office and project space in Korea’s Pangyo Techno Valley, a large innovation park home to the country’s most promising start-ups and large conglomerates

5) Numerous networking, mentoring and training sessions with local and foreign experts but also with the conglomerates

6) The chance to become a pioneer in the first K-Startup Grand Challenge session

The program focus on early-stage start-ups or a scale-up who are looking to expand in Asia, and who count with disruptive innovation in a tech sector (IoT, software, smart devices, cloud, 5G, fintech, big data, ...)

 

Submision deadline : 14th of June 2016

 

 

For more information and inscription, have a look to www.kiceurope.eu/k-startup