Competition

The winner takes it all

Dates of Competition

Start of applications submission
Deadline for Competition applications
Announcement of Competition semifinalists
Semi-finals
Finals of the Competition

The STARTUP VILLAGE Competition is an opportunity to:

  1. Win prizes from the partners
  2. Present your project to renowned experts in the area of technology and market development
  3. Find a partner and investor
  4. Demonstrate to 20,000 participants everything you’re capable of!

Early stage projects’ competition

Who Can Apply?

  • Projects in the early stages

Directions

The competition is open to companies carrying out R&D in the following areas:

  • Using AI and ML for big data and personalization
  • Using ML and AI in video ads
  • Implementing blockchain technology in the RTB ecosystem
  • Digital Footprint and Smart Marketing
  • Protection of personal information
  • New formats of communication with the audience
  • Omni-channel and analytics 360
  • Digital out of home
  • New technologies for analyzing the effectiveness of advertising campaigns
  • Chat bots and voice assistants
  • AI for media

The competition is open to companies carrying out R&D in the following areas:

  • Immune system diseases, anti-infectious medicines;
  • Anticancer drug products;
  • Cardiovascular drug products;
  • Endocrinological drug products;
  • Cell and tissue therapy;
  • Decision-making systems;
  • Medical data systems and solutions for prevention and therapy;
  • Medical devices in the field of diagnostics, therapy, surgery and rehabilitation;
  • Omics technologies and bioinformatics;
  • Laboratory technologies;
  • Genetics and breeding;
  • New drugs, probiotics, feed components, vaccines, plant protection products;
  • Digital and engineering solutions for agro-industrial complex;
  • Storage and processing technologies;
  • Industrial Biotechnologies, Cosmetics, Parapharmaceutics.

The contest is open to the companies engaged in R&D in the following areas:

  • Oil and gas production and exploration technologies
  • Oil and gas refining technologies
  • Power generation technologies, incl. RES
  • Power transmission and distribution technologies
  • Power storage technologies
  • Building materials, structures and technologies
  • Urban and building utility systems (power supply, heat supply, heating, cooling, ventilation and air conditioning, water supply, lighting, building/neighbourhood/city management technologies, etc.)
  • Quality of life for urban residents (environmental safety, waste management, water and air quality, intelligent transportation systems, Internet of things for buildings and structures, etc.)
  • Efficient industrial equipment (heat exchange equipment, electric, hydraulic and pneumatic machines, specialized equipment and its components for the mining industry, metallurgy and mechanical engineering, etc.)
  • Materials and coatings with new functional features
  • Technological process automation technologies and predictive analytics

The competition is open to companies carrying out R&D in the following areas:

  • Robot-based application: autonomous interactive industrial robots, detectors/sensors and standardized interfaces;
  • Digital modelling and design;
  • Platform solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT) technology;
  • Big Data management in open systems; real-time information interaction for production systems;
  • VR & AR technologies for optimizing operations of engineering, maintenance, logistics, etc.;
  • Additive technologies;
  • Promising production materials.

The competition is open to companies carrying out R&D in the following areas:

  • Storage and data quality assessment technologies;
  • Machine learning technologies and neuronet technologies for «advanced analytics», including forecasting, support and optimization of decision-making in real time (for the purposes of managing production operations, preventive maintenance of equipment, optimizing inventory/logistics, production safety, pre-sale analytics, etc.).

Prizes

2 Place
1.5
million
rubles
1 Place
2
million
rubles
3 Place
1
million
rubles

Selection Criteria

  • Technological innovation
  • Competitive advantages
  • Quality of the business model of the project
  • Team qualifications

Companies’ competition

Who Can Apply?

  • Entity
  • Revenues of at least 1 million rubles for the last 4 quarters / Expenses no less than 5 million rubles

Directions

We invite to participation the companies engaged in R&D in the following areas:

  • Oil and gas production and exploration technologies;
  • Oil and gas processing technologies;
  • Power generation technologies, including renewable energy sources;
  • Power transmission and distribution technologies;
  • Energy storage technologies.
  • City and house infrastructure:
    • construction materials and technologies
    • engineering systems (electrical power supply, heat supply, heating, cooling, ventilation and air conditioning, water supply, lighting, building/quarter/city management technologies, etc.);
    • quality of life (environmental friendliness, waste management, water and air quality, intelligent transportation systems, Internet of Things for buildings and structures, etc.
  • Efficient industry:
    • efficient equipment (heat exchange equipment, electric, hydraulic and pneumatic machines, specialized equipment and its components for mining, metallurgy and mechanical engineering, etc.);
    • materials and coatings with new functional characteristics;
    • technological processes automation technologies, predictive analytics.

Development of innovative medical drugs, personalized medicine.

The competition is open to companies carrying out R&D in the following areas:

  • Immune system diseases, anti-infectious medicines;
  • Anticancer drug products;
  • Cardiovascular drug products;
  • Endocrinological drug products;
  • Cell and tissue therapy.

Digital Health solutions.

The competition is open to companies carrying out R&D in the following areas:

  • decision-making systems;
  • medical data systems and solutions for prevention and therapy;
  • medical devices in the field of diagnostics, therapy, surgery and rehabilitation;
  • omics technologies and bioinformatics;
  • laboratory technologies.

Solutions for agro-industrial complex issues.

The competition is open to companies carrying out R&D in the following areas:

  • genetics and breeding;
  • new drugs, probiotics, feed components, vaccines, plant protection products;
  • digital and engineering solutions for agro-industrial complex;
  • storage and processing technologies;
  • Industrial Biotechnologies, Cosmetics, Parapharmaceutics.

Digitalization is coming to cities. New technologies make the work of the city administration more efficient, and the lives of residents more comfortable.

This year, we are looking for interesting IT projects for cities in the field of housing, transportation, construction, ecology, education, health, and open data analysis.

Special attention will be paid to the direction «Convenient services for citizens».

The competition is open to companies carrying out R&D aimed at increasing sales and reducing costs in the organization of the sales process, namely:

  • Online sales;
  • Offline sales;
  • Martech

Prizes

2 Place
3
million
rubles
1 Place
5
million
rubles
3 Place
2
million
rubles

Selection Criteria

  • Technological innovation
  • Stage of implementation
  • Serviceable Available Market (SAM) in Russia and abroad
  • Quality of the business model of the project
  • Team qualifications
  • Investment attractiveness