top 20 most-innovative start-ups of North-Rhine Westphalia have been selected
The top 20 most-innovative start-ups of North-Rhine Westphalia have been selected
to present at the European Venture Summit, the Grand Prix of the European start-
ups on December 5 & 6 in Dusseldorf.
Brussels, 25 th November 2016 – This Tuesday, November 22 nd at the EVC-NRW Semifinal 29 high-tech
start-ups of North-Rhine Westphalia and 25 European venture capitalists, business angels and tech
experts convened at BioCampus Cologne to explore business synergies and opportunities. The
programme of the day saw 6 pitching sessions of the sectors ICT, Life Sciences and Clean and Energy
Technologies, where an expert jury rated the presenting entrepreneurs based upon criteria such as:
business potential, team experience, product & technology and competitive position.
All 20 award winners won a pitching slot at the prestigious European Venture Summit (EVS), taking
place on December 5 th and 6 th in Dusseldorf, Germany.