“Start Tel Aviv” contest begins

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05/06/2014

Israeli Embassy in Serbia and the Royal Council for Entrepreneurship, supported by the Serbian Royal family organize “Start Tel Aviv” competition for startup companies in Serbia, which will be held on July 3 at the White Palace in Belgrade. The winner will have the opportunity to participate in the DLD festival, the largest international festival of innovation in Israel (www.dldtelaviv.com) from 13 to 19 September.

“Start Tel Aviv” this year brings together competitors from 17 capitals, and found itself Belgrade in the company of London, Berlin, Dublin, Helsinki, New Delhi, Oslo, Lima and others.
The winning startup will have the opportunity to meet with the leading Israeli entrepreneurs, business angels and technology incubators representatives, as well as to get to know the way the famous Tel Aviv “startup ecosystem” works, during the five-day stay in Tel Aviv.

We would like to invite all startup companies with innovative projects in the field of the Internet, mobile communications and security to apply for the competition and get a chance to meet with colleagues from around the world in Tel Aviv, a city which, after Silicon Valley, is the largest startup center in the world.

Terms for the competitors:

• Founder’s age: 23-40

• Sector: hi – tech, Internet, mobile telecommunications and security

• Stage of development: “seed” (initial phase)

How to apply:

• Fill out the application form located at the following sites:

http://embassies.gov.il/beograd/Pages/default.aspx

http://pafond.rs

Within the application you need to fill in details about the startup and record a 30-second video showing the motive for the application.

An expert jury will choose ten startup companies that will compete in the final event on July 3 at the White Palace.