Astana Hub to render gratuitous help to CIS startupers

06 August, 2018, 15:58 280
Astana Hub to render gratuitous help to CIS startupers

Astana Hub provides for development such tools as tracking, education, consulting, communities, networking auction of startups, PR and access to corporations and public bodies.

The second wave of the acceleration program launched at a base of the IT- startup international technopark of Astana Hub, INA Kazinform reports.

This year the event gathered participants of 14 teams.

Accelerator Astana Hub is a three-month free intensive program for the development of start-ups. With the help of acceleration, the teams will create a profitable and scalable business attractive for customers, partners and investors. Participants will receive a free working space on EXPO-217 territory, diagnostics of the start-up, adjustment of business processes, investments and acceleration of the project development.

The list of the participants includes 11 start-ups from Kazakhstan, the other were teams from Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, and Russia. Particularly, the assistance will be rendered for the designers to create a bot in the messenger Viber and Telegram Bot Service from Tajikistan, applications for Muslims (search for mosques, halal cafes and shops, the question of imam, donation for social projects) HalalGuide from Russia, job search service and staff in instant messengers, Facebook messenger, Telegram Workis from Uzbekistan.

To recap in this February the first accelerating program #garage was launched at the basis of the Astana Hub technopark.  As a result of the program, 10 Kazakhstani IT start-ups were issued, which for three months of accelerating attracted the first investments of 28 million tenge, increased sales and withdrew their business model to a new level of development.