Innovation Spring Forum 2017 in Lviv

Lviv City Council in cooperation with Western NIS Enterprise Fund, UDL System and IT Cluster launched innovations marathon with the goal to turn scientific projects into technology-based startups.

International experts were involved to the forum. More than 20 R&D and 10 IT projects participated in Innovation Spring Forum 2017.

Three projects were the recipients of an award. The Studlava project became the winner of the competition. It’s an online platform which helps students to find the first job after graduation or to find a part-time job during studies. The project already has a web page; it collects all job offers in Lviv from different fields for students. The creators of the project are Olesia Havryshko and Marianna Kohan. As a prize Studlava has received 10 000 UAH from Lviv IT Cluster. The second place belongs to HelioPulse project. The authors got a chance to present their project at Tech Expo during the biggest IT conference in Ukraine – IT Arena, which will take place from September 29 until October 1. The Lvivbot project came third. The startup got a special honor from Deloitte. It’s a bot that answers all questions about municipal things. For example, it can give you information about phone numbers of the city’s services.