As the regional technology leader, Hrvatski Telekom strongly supports the development of the innovative tech community in our region. As a partner to the organizer, Bug - the tech monthly, Hrvatski Telekom will also participate in the upcoming Idea Knockout (powered by T) 2019, the most important regional technology competition event that will take place on Thursday, September 26, 2019, in Zagreb coworking space HUB385, starting at 10 am. Entry is free for all visitors.
22 teams with fantastic technological ideas will compete in knowledge, originality and entrepreneurial talent fighting for the main prize, a Las Vegas trip for two team members to the world's largest new technology fair, the famed CES. In addition to travel costs, the winning team will win an exhibition booth at CES 2020, which will be held in Las Vegas January 7 to 10, 2020. The jury of the competition is presided by Bojan Mušćet from Hrvatski Telekom.
This year will see the participation of Iron Bull Tanks, Chargelly, OrganoBox, Mundus, ChessDoubles, Cricky, Verified by Pi, Gamechurch Arcades, Merry Hoe-Cleverville, Goya 3D Printing, FloorNap, Info Mines-Smart Table, Unipu Team-µSCOPE, Tatesoft Workflow Server, Talkini, SPOTSIE, Copperpot Interactive-VIAS, Inferno Apps, Computer Vision, Flow Design, Duart, and Vukovar Smart Living.
Idea Knockout is being held for the sixth time. Last year the winner was Orqa FPV, two years ago, MAKERbuino, and before them STEMI, Streaming Solutions, and DivIT with the Mash.me project. With all of them, Hrvatski Telekom collaborated on various projects and will offer the winners and the best participants of this year's competition a chance to develop through its programs. After taking part at CES, all the teams had global success, gaining numerous contacts and orders during their presentation to a worldwide audience in Las Vegas.
Schedule of the event is published on www.ideaknockout.com, and the award ceremony will also take place on September 26, 2019, at 5 p.m.