NEW
TECH AWARDS
powered by EMERGE
Recognition for the startups with traction and investors from the New East region across 15 nominations

Deadline: 17 December
YEAR
EAST
All nomination winners will receive tickets for EMERGE 2022 which will take place offline!

All applied startups will get credits from our partners Amazon Web Services and Miro.
NEW EAST STARTUPS
NEW EAST INVESTORS
NEW EAST STARTUPS
FinTech
(MOBILE BANKING, MOBILE PAYMENTS, CRYPTOCURRENCY, BLOCKCHAIN, INSURANCE, TRADING)
HRTech
(Hardware and software for human processes function automation and wellbeing at the workplace)
MarTech & Retail
(Hardware and software for marketing and/
or retail processes automation)
HealthTech & Wellbeing
(Mobile health apps, electronic health records, electronic medical records, wearable devices, telehealth and telemedicine, personalized medicine, mental health apps)
Cybersecurity
(Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity, Network Security,
Cloud Security,Internet of Things Security, Application Security)
DeepTech
(Advanced Materials, Biotechnologies, Robotics,
Quantum computing)
SmartCity
(Smart Waste Management Systems, Gunshot Detection Technology, Smart Traffic Control Systems, Smart Air Quality Sensors, Smart Street Lighting, Increased Mobility)
IMPACTTech
(Improvement of environmental sustainability,
Waste Management Systems, Energy storage, Alternative protein, Sustainable tourism)
MetaTech
(VR, AR, NFT, Worklife integration, Hive)
The Most Global Startup
(Clients presence in more than 2 geo markets)
NEW EAST INVESTORS
➞ PROMISING NEW INVESTOR

Most active accelerator
➞ DIVERSITY-FOCUSED VC

➞ IMPACT-FOCUSED VC


EXIT OF THE YEAR (FOR INVESTOR)
(You have launched less than a year ago and already have deals that show amazing growth)
(You invest in startups with different cultural background)
(You actively invest in companies which tackle environmental, social problems)
(You have programms running the whole year and 50+ startups finishing those programms)
(You have exited from the startup with a high growth at a valuation that is bigger than 10M)
TIMELINE
1
22 November
Start for accepting applications
2
17 December
Deadline for accepting applications
3
20 December
Announcement of shortlisted startups and investors
4
23 December
Online New East Tech Awards Ceremony,
Announcement of the winners
* Startups will be evaluated by professional investors, business angels, experts from top corporations
CRITERIA TO BE SHORTLISTED
➞ Compliance with one of the Awards
➞ The product itself
➞ Traction and business-model
➞ Market size and competitors
➞ Team experience and skills
➞ Originally from the New East region (Eastern Europe, Central Asia and the Balkans)

AWARD - WINNING CRITERIA
➞ The highest score in the rating
➞ Victory in the jury voting at the shortlist stage

CRITERIA TO BE SHORTLISTED
➞ Compliance with one of the Awards
➞ Startup portfolio
➞ Originally from the New East region (Eastern Europe, Central Asia and the Balkans)

AWARD - WINNING CRITERIA
➞ The highest score in the rating
➞ Victory in the jury voting at the shortlist stage

PRIZES
➞ Attention of Investors. Getting into the mailing list for investors
➞ Attention of corporate customers. Getting into the mailing list for corporations
➞ Tickets for EMERGE 2022
➞ Amazon grant to use AWS services
➞ MIRO grant to use services of MIRO
PRIZES
➞ Venture Community recognition
➞ Startup base from the New East region
➞ Tickets for the conference and private dinner EMERGE 2022
➞ Amazon grant to use AWS services for your portfolio startups
➞ MIRO grant to use services of MIRO for the operation of your fund or for your portfolio startups
OUR JUDGES

KONSTANTIN SINIUSHIN
Managing Partner at
the Untitled Ventures
DENIS EFREMOV
PhD Principal at
Fort Ross Ventures
ALEXANDRA GOVORUKHA
Head of International PR at Sigma Software
Founder of
UTEW Tech Tribe
SERGEY DASHKOV
Founder at JointJourney
Co-Founder at Angelsdeck
ALEXANDER CHEKAN
Chief of Staff
Palta

CYRIL GOLUB
Board Member
IT Entrepreneur
Angelsdeck
ELENA MAZHUHA
Investment & PR Director
Flyer One Ventures
DARIA REUTOVICH
Operations Director at
Rockstart
ALEX POSPEKHOV
Co-founder of
Missiontech.co
JANE KLEPA
Executive Director
1991 Open Data Incubator
YERVAND SARKISYAN
Co-founder and partner at
Granatus Ventures
KONSTANTIN GNYP
Senior Associate at
Runa
ILYA LESUN
CEO & Founder
VOCHI Video Effects
OXANA POGODAEVA
Managing partner of
HR&ED-tech VC
BORYS MUSLELAK
Managing Partner
SMOK
ANNA SHOLINA
Co-founder
SOLYANKA
ALINA NILSSON
Co-founder
SOLYANKA
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