Startup 2.0 is a European non-profit startup contest. Held for the first time in 2007, this competition aims to to promote and reward European technologies startups (either created or willing to do so in the future).
2012 On Gaming!!
Startup 2.0 2012 focuses on Gaming to give fledging game developers the opportunity to participate in this Contest.
The 5 best projects will present their game at the 4th edition of Nonick, the International Conference on Internet Trends, held in Bilbao on June the 15th and 16th.
- SUBMIT YOUR GAME from May 14th to 30th.
- Facebook users vote for the best 20 games from May 14th to 30th.
- Communication of the 5 finalists selected by the Jury.On June 5th.
- The 5 finalists present their project in Nonick Conference on June 15th.
-Any startup company (not older than 2009) or individual person from a European country (widely considered, as in the Eurovision song contest) having developed a GAME.
-Individuals and companies can submit as many projects as they wish.
-Anonymous projects will not be accepted, nor projects in development.
- Serious games: education, scientific, city planning…
- Social games
- Entertainment games: sports, action, strategy, adventure, role-playing…
- Simulation and training
- Display devices:
- Online platforms
**Twitter is not a game, it does not reward users.
**Foursquare is a game, it does reward users with badges and mayorships.
The organisation will cover all travel, accomodation and allowance expenses for the 5 finalists to come to Nonick.
Last year, more than 2,000 investors and specialists followed the online streaming and 250 took place in Nonick while the projects were being showed.
Since the first edition in 2007, different startups have been financed or acquired as a result of this contest : Sclipo, 5min, Nvivo, 11870 , Panoramio or Bubok are some of the successful cases.
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