Well, you already know that Start in Podkarpackie is mentioned as an example of our Good Practice from Poland and also has been approved by Thematic Expert in Interreg EuropePolicy Platform. This current description you may find HERE.
Now, we may share their big success as 8 ideas will get funds for their business realization. To the second round of the startup competition companies from five voivodships could apply their ideas. These voivodeships were: Warmian-Masurian, Podlasie, Świętokrzyskie, Lublin, and Podkarpackie. The Polish Agency for Enterprise Development has co-financed 23 companies. As many as eight of them were incubated at the Start in Podkarpackie platform. Puławy and the Eastern Business Accelerator startup platform came second with 7 projects and they will get fantastic grants.
CODICARE is a startup that its idea was rated the highest by the Agency and will get almost 980 000 PLN. The company will launch the Integrated Intelligent Product Security System. It is a solution for showrooms, used to protect products against theft, especially electronics - smartphones, tablets, laptops, cameras.
With the amount of nearly 800 thousand PLN, the Agency will support the innovative project of the AQUARes company from Rzeszów: "AQUARes Urban distributed system of controllable micro-retention as a way to adapt cities to climate change", which perfectly fits into ecological trends in the world. This is a unique solution and a patent procedure is underway.
The creator of the Esport field startup has decided to use the growing popularity of e-sport to do business. He came up with an analytical and social platform that aims to increase the effectiveness of training amateur players and bring them closer to the world of professional e-sport. - In the beginning, it will be a marketplace - internet platform - connecting trainers with players and enabling skills improvement thanks to special software. The software is created for trainers who will use it to analyze the player's game. In the next stage, we will introduce machine learning and data analysis, examining the player's development.
The PARP agency also awarded nearly PLN 1 million in funding to the Domla application, which allows the conclusion of the so-called exclusive contracts for the sale of real estate.
One of the companies to which PARP has also awarded almost PLN 1 million to launch an innovative offer on the market is Centrum Usług Dronowych Sp. z o.o.
Well, these are the ideas that raised the highest numbers of funding. I hope we'll hear from them soon. "Start In Podkarpackie" is one of six projects in the country financed from the Operational Program Eastern Poland 2014-2020 through the Polish Agency for Enterprise Development (PARP)