Startup CIS Summit Su&IT 2017 is the largest competition for start-ups and is scheduled to take place in Belarus on October 21, 2017. Su&IT 2017 will see the most promising new entrepreneurs and businesses give their pitches to investors, government officers and large corporations with a no-visa required five day visit to the country.
Organized by Startup Accelerator Geek Suits, Su&IT 2017 is where the hottest new ideas and entrepreneurs can be found from Russia, Ukraine, Belarus and other CIS countries. The global event carries a prize money of $15,000, and will witness leaders from over 50 companies in attendance.
Start-ups who wish to showcase their ideas, reveal past performance or simply network will find at the event some of the most well known start-ups that were created in Belarus, such as Viber, EPAM, World of tanks, PandaDoc, MSQRD, Maps.me, Apalon, Juno, Kino-mo, Fabby and more. All pitches will be simultaneously translated from Russian to English.
Su&IT 2017 will attract a wide ranging audience, with 50 start-ups, over 1,000 participants, 250 investors and over 150 media representatives to cover the event. Start-ups attending the event will be able to pitch to investors, explore venture capital funds and angel investors, and get to know about seed funding and exchange business offers. Attending corporations will find a pool of new ideas and promising projects, and investors will discover where their money will find the greatest impact.
Apart from networking, business opportunities and investing deals, the event will also host representatives of IT companies and experts who will describe successful industry cases. Participating start-ups will also demonstrate prototypes of finished products, and team and business plans. To make it convenient for a global audience to attend the event, Su&IT 2017 will welcome citizens from 80 countries, including EU and the US, to visit the Republic of Belarus with a visa-free entry for up to five days.
Event at a glance:
Date and Time: Saturday, October 21, 2017, 10:00 AM – 9:00 PM Further-eastern European Time, Belarus Time
Location: Minsk, St Kirova 18, Minsk, Belarus
For more information, please visit: http://suit.by/en