[Logiciels] Second call for projects “Let’s Start IT”

by bold-lichterman

Euratechnologies and its partners have just launched a second call for projects “Let’s Start IT”, dedicated to software with more than € 300,000 in funding. The initiative aims to encourage the creation of applications and services in the areas of software, the cloud as well as multimodal and interoperable mobile solutions.

Logiciels Second call for projects Lets Start IT

This organization also aims to promote the creation, development, establishment and growth of innovative companies in the software sector through financial support. A system reinforced by a real multidisciplinary support (legal advice, market studies, technological support, etc.).

The “Let’s Start IT” call for projects also supports companies in their technological migration projects, taking into account the impact of the cloud  on the software industry of tomorrow.

Candidates therefore have until January 31 to submit their application. A defense before a jury is then organized in February. The deliberations will take place at the end of that same month.

The key to the competition: an endowment of over € 300,000, distributed according to the ambition and innovation of the projects. In total, 4 prizes will be awarded by the partners:

  • 1 in the “Emergence” category to support project leaders in business creation.
  • 1 other in the “Start-up” category for young companies under 3 years old.
  • 1 in the “Mutation” category for companies with a technological change project with high economic stakes.
  • And finally, 1 special jury prize (Stanford training).

Among the partners in the operation: Stanford University, Pleiade Venture, Nord-Pas de Calais Regional Council, Oséo, Microsoft, KPMG, BRM Avocats, XBrainLab… To name but a few.

Detailed information on the official site.