We're pleased to announce that Intersog's VP Operations Alex Bornyakov has been invited to judge iHUB Ring #1, a series of tournaments where Ukrainian innovative startups will compete for the opportunity to pitch their projects at the key international VC and investment events by Seed Forum, a global network introducing investor ready born global companies to investors.
Supported by Seed Forum, the tournament will be organized by iHUB, Kyiv-based Center of Innovation and Entrepreneurship. iHUB Ring winners will have a chance to pitch their products at one of the numerous investment forums in Helsinki, Oslo, London, New York, San Francisco, Tallinn, Riga, etc. This is an unprecedented opportunity for Ukrainian digital startups to attract new investments and enter the global markets. The prize covers all travel and accommodation costs, conference entry tickets, and cost of pitch sessions with world famous VCs and Angels.
iHUB Ring #1 will take place on 10 February 2015 in Kyiv. The tournament referees include: Alex Bornyakov, Intersog's VP Operations; Dmytro Podolev (iHUB, Seed Forum), Natasha Berezovska (Detonate Ventures, UAngel), Vadim Rogovskii (Wannabiz), Alex Soroka (Startup.ua), and Andriy Kolodyuk (UVCA, Aventures Capital).
The tournament format is 7+3 (7 minutes for startup presentation and 3 minutes for Q&A with experts). So, participants will only have 10 minutes to convince the referees that their project is the best. To apply and learn more details, please go to the iHUB site.