In January, when COVID-19 was a distant considered, a new Tech-Prize competitors focusing on know-how and innovation was scheduled to appear to Racine over the summer time.
Considering the fact that then, the coronavirus has changed a ton. But the Tech-Prize levels of competition is continue to alive, with concrete options likely into this drop.
When there is disappointment that points could not commence as planned in August of 2020 for the inaugural function because of to the COVID constraints, the Tech-Prize workforce has altered and has a terrific technique heading forward.
The Tech-Prize competitiveness will have a virtual kick-off for the stability of 2020 on Saturday, Sept 19, at 11 a.m. at Uncorkt, 240 Major St., Racine. The event can host about 50 men and women on-web page owing to COVID limits, and the balance of attendees will be digital.
For 2020, the Tech-Prize competitiveness is applying a primarily “virtual” strategy. The subsequent are the events and prizes available:
Concept Competitors – Any strategy submitted to the Tech-Prize.org web site by Sept. 19, 2020 will be evaluated for information and a mentor will be assigned. The mentor will function with the applicant to boost the raw notion to compete in the competitiveness in 2021. If the plan is presently mature, the mentor will get the job done to aid in shifting the thought forward. This could incorporate introductions to Angel investing, start out-up investing, and many others.