The Central European Start-up Awards is an annual event giving recognition to companies whose vision will help shape the future.
The president of the Polish Development Fund (PFR), Pawel Borys, has told PAP that Venture Capital (VC) funds have increased their investment in Polish startups four-fold in the last two years to over PLN 1 billion (EUR 232 million) this year.
The CDT store is comprised of several workshop rooms equipped with robots, 3D printers and the latest technical novelties, where both children and adults can develop their digital skills. In addition, some of the most recognizable Polish start-ups, such as Sidly, Estimote, Photon and Cosmotech 3D presented their products. The exhibition is open to visitors after registering online.
Hyrniewicz-Bieniek will head Google’s global network of startups.
Managed by a Warsaw venture capital firm the fund will focus on sectors such as fintech and mobility.
The rankings from 62 countries had five categories - human capital investment; research and development; entrepreneurial infrastructure; technical workforce; and policy dynamics.
Israel is often referred to as the ‘start-up nation’ and Poland wants to attract Israeli technology and start-up companies to Poland.