Company Profiles of all applicants will be screened by one Advisory Board Member as well as at least two Expert Reviewers.
The selection process is based on the following criteria:
1. Business Potential
The potential market of customers for the presented product is attractive and the business model is strong.
2. Team Experience
Company team has skills and experience to grow the business and is able/willing to work with industry & research.
3. Product/Technology Merit
Technology or product solutions developed are state-of-the-art and well advanced compared to the competitors.
4. Competitive Position
The company is well positioned in the market in comparison with its competitors.
5. Investment/Partnering Interest
The demand/offer to invest in or partner with the company is well defined and potentially attractive for partners.
6. Project Profile Quality
Information available from the company profile sheet is complete, clear, balanced and convincing.
The following rating system will be used: from 0 = minimum to 10 = maximum.