TECH AWARDS GALA – offline networking and matchmaking events



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Service description

Annual Tech Award Gala celebrates the uniqueness of each startup in the German tech ecosystem, while fostering a common culture based on shared goals, principles, and practices. The ceremony goes hand-in-hand with collaborative, fruitful, and vivid networking and matchmaking events with the engagement of a large spectrum of the ecosystem´s stakeholders. Offline networking, matchmaking, and collaborative events with the presence of startups, R&D sector, business sector, government bodies, investors, VCs, and investor syndicates from German tech ecosystem with average 500+ applications/year. 23 judges decide on winners in 10 award categories: rising star, most disruptive healthcare, impact project, naturally diverse, best UX element, disruptive mobility, fintech, gaming, IOT interface design, education, while the award ceremony is accompanied by side networking and matchmaking events in order to provide and deepen talent, knowledge and capital flow to enrich the deep-tech ecosystem.

Sector agnostic
Technology Readiness Level
TRL 4 – Technology validated in lab
TRL 5 – Technology validated in relevant environment
TRL 6 – Technology demonstrated in relevant environment
TRL 7 – System prototype demonstration in operational environment
TRL 8 – System complete and qualified
TRL 9 – Actual system proven in operational environment
Financial requirements

Free of charge.