The International
Innovation and Investment
Projects Competition

"KHARKIV INITIATIVES" 2014

About

International Competition of Innovation and Investment Projects“Kharkiv Initiatives 2013” is starting.

International Competition of Innovation and Investment Projects “Kharkiv Initiatives 2013” was launched on February 1, 2013, by the initiative of Mykhailo Dobkin, Head of Kharkiv Regional State Administration, and Gennadiy Kernes, the Mayor of Kharkiv.

Not only Ukrainian but also foreign project authors who are ready to implement their ideas on the territory of the region can take part in the Competition.

The Competition is aimed at the development of creative and business activity of innovators, scientists and businessmen, commercialization of the intellectual property maintained in higher educational establishments, research institutes, design bureaus and industrial enterprises, at the identification of prospect innovation projects as well as at the efficient business plan development to attract investment to Kharkiv City and Kharkiv Region.

The theme of the Competition encompasses all the sectors and all the areas of the economic activity: from machine engineering and power industry to health care, culture and tourism. Besides, in terms of separate nominations "The best investment project of economic development of the city" and "The best Innovation project of regional economic development", projects that will have a positive impact on the economic development of Kharkiv City and Kharkiv region as a whole will be considered.

Application to the Competition is accomplished by submitting a short application form. to the address of the Organizing Committee. The Expert Committee that consists of the leading experts in the region will evaluate the projects submitted and select the best ones for the further development of business plans that will take part in the final of the Competition..

The closing session, awarding and presentation of the project-winners will be held at the International Economic Forum “Innovations. Investments. Kharkiv Initiatives!” on September 6, 2013.

For further details on the participation please see Terms of Participation

For additional information and consulting support on project proposal preparation, please, contact::

Kharkiv Regional Center for Investment and Development of the State Agency for Investment and National Projects of Ukraine

Address: 5, Svobody Square, Derzhprom, 7th entrance, 8th floor, office 842, Kharkiv
Теl..: +38 (057) 750-67-61
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Department of Entrepreneurship and Permit Procedures of Kharkiv City Council:

Address: 26, Krasnoshkolna Naberezhna, Kharkiv.
Теl.: +38 (057) 760-70-40, 760-70-42
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