Source visited on 1/10/2014 17:08 : http://www.iiawards.org/
The iiAwards is an international multi-sector startup competition organized by Paris Région Lab to reward the best companies, pre-selected by a jury of investors and experts in innovation. 20 finalists will be invited to Paris to make their pitch to a jury of 30 investors, recognized entrepreneurs and journalists. In addition, the 20 finalists will have the possibility to meet members of the Open Innovation Club, composed of 60 bigs companies in France, and to present their work to the audience of the Grands Prix de l’Innovation awards in a stand at the Forum organized by the Cité de la Mode et du Design on 1st and 2 nd December.
Out of the 20 finalists, the jury will select 6 start-ups who will have the possibility to join one of the start-up incubators managed by Paris Région Lab and to participate in a 3-month programme in Paris. The 6 finalists will make their final pitch at the iiAwards ceremony in Paris in front of an audience of 1,500 people. The winner will receive €20,000. Don’t wait to share your project through www.iiawards.org until October 17th !