E Venture Days business conference and final of international startup competition is being held today in Baku by High Technologies Park with the support of the Ministry of Communications and High Technologies (MCHT).
Presentations were made at the event by Alexei Stakh, general manager of UBER for CIS countries on the topic “UBER - a success story”, Max Qurvits, one of active investors in Eastern and Central Europe on the topic “How to start to a startup ?!”, Lane Becker, Director of Products & Startups for Code for America on the topic “Development of mobile and web technologies – View from Silicon Valley”.
Representatives from institutions such as American Chamber of Commerce, Facebook, Microsoft will make speeches during the event.
As part of the business conference, Azerbaijani women in ICT Club - Femmes Digitales organized separate panel discussions. During these discussions, businesswomen from Azerbaijan, Ukraine and Estonia talked about the role of women in the field of ICT and successful business projects.
Note that, along with the business conference, IE Venture Day Baku competition is also taking place and 12 most powerful startup teams are competing for main prizes.
Azerbaijan in the final is represented by five teams. They are Offerbee, Cready, Appol, Noob, and Healthbook.