City Crop declared Greek winner of Start Tel Aviv 2016 competition

20 June 2016
880 Views

Athens-based City Crop was declared the winner of the Start Tel Aviv 2016 competition for Greece, during a special pitching event on Thursday at the Impact Hub Athens.

A panel of judges included Greek and Israeli experts, while also in attendance were Israeli Ambassador to Greece Irit Ben Abba, the co-founder of the Industry Disruptors – Game Changers (ID-GC) initiative, Mihalis Stangos, and numerous other local startup entrepreneurs.

According to the event’s organizers, 75 participants were fielded, with most representing the sectors of IT, health care, agro-industry and the environment.

The Israeli embassy in Greece and ID-GC, a Greek organization that promotes innovative entrepreneurship, organized the competition-event for Greek start-uppers, part of the “Start Tel Aviv 2016” initiative.

The winner from Greece will participate in a five-day professional international start up seminar in Israel, the DLD Tel Aviv Innovation Festival, at the end of September.

Start Tel Aviv 2016 is a global competition held by the Israeli ministry of foreign affairs and Tel Aviv Municipality that brings together an from numerous countries around the world to compete for the opportunity to take part in the intense entrepreneurial experience of Tel Aviv’s highly regarded startup environment.

Last year, 44 Greece-based start-ups participated in the competition, representing sectors such as medical technology, mobile phone applications, IT and others.

You may be interested

Poll: New Democracy leads with a 14.8% difference to SYRIZA
POLITICS
shares20 views
POLITICS
shares20 views

Poll: New Democracy leads with a 14.8% difference to SYRIZA

makis - Jun 24, 2021

The governing party of New Democracy is clearly leading the polls with 37%, a difference of 14.8% from SYRIZA which…

Greece and Italy top European picks for American tourists
GREECE
shares22 views
GREECE
shares22 views

Greece and Italy top European picks for American tourists

Panos - Jun 24, 2021

Italy and Greece are the top two choices in Europe for American travellers this season, according to a report by…

Turkish coastguard harassed Cypriot fishing boat (photos)
GREECE
shares26 views
GREECE
shares26 views

Turkish coastguard harassed Cypriot fishing boat (photos)

Panos - Jun 24, 2021

New provocation from Turkey. Turkish coastguards harassed the fishing boat “Maria – Bouboulina”, while sailing in international territorial waters. The…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.