For the second consecutive year, this platform will present during the celebration of SIMO Education 2017, from 25 to 27 October next, a selection of innovative technology-based projects and newly created companies with broad application potential in this sector.
The September 15 is the deadline for admission of business projects to join SIMO Education IncentiveWhich will be announced in detail during the 2017 edition SIMO Education, Event organized by Ifema which will take place from 25 to 27 October at Feria de Madrid, whose best proposals will be awarded with a collective stand participation which will serve and generate professional contacts, between the hours they need.
Selected proposals will also benefit from the promotion offered by the fair, sharing space with leading technology companies with solutions for the education sector and to achieve high visibility in the communication campaign of the event through press releases, newsletter , social networks, websites and visitor's guide and other tools aimed at both media and the professional world and, in general, the educational community.
But will the Impulso Awards, awarded by a jury of experts in technology and entrepreneurship, the protagonist element of this platform, which are divided into four categories, which awards can accumulate and fall on the same or different projects at the discretion of the jury.
Jury Prize, which is awarded to the project better valued in terms of technological innovation, new and potential applications for the education sector, with a budget of 1,000 euros.
SEK Lab Award for the best business model, equipped with direct entry into SEK Lab (vertical accelerator education) with five months of training, mentoring, contacts with customers and demo day.
Madri + d award for best investment opportunity, equipped with a quick pass to present the project in the next investment forum Madri + d to over fifty potential investors.
They may be submitted to contest those products, solutions and services for the education sector with a technological base, both companies that are not incorporated, as those newly created, ie, formed after the January 1, 2016, provided and when its turnover in this period was less than 50,000 euros.
After a first selection by the jury of experts, who will assess the degree of technological innovation, degree of innovation for the education sector, and its potential for implementation and impact in this sector, projects and companies admitted to SIMO Education Impulse must make a video of a maximum of three minutes presenting their proposal.
This video is published on the website of the contest and the stand momentum during the days of celebration of the fair. In addition the selected work must perform a summary version of the video, no more than forty seconds to broadcast on social networks and delivered before 13 October.
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