Out of 20 EU finalists 6 D-A-CH start-ups have been selected to present themselves at the A-TEC Finals on September 24-25. The aim of A-TEC is to discover and support hidden champions in the fields of science and technology. Among those there is a strong focus on biotech.
In order to seek out global cutting-edge technology in the fields of science and technology, the finals of the first “Advanced Engineering and Technology Challenge” (A-TEC) sponsored by the Shenzhen Municipal Government and jointly organized by the Research Institute of Tsinghua University in Shenzhen and Leaguer Group in China and Convergence Partners and Medical Valley in Europe, will take place on September 24-25. With the challenge comes a prize pool of 24 million yuan (3 million Euro), with the highest prize up to 8 million yuan (1 million Euro).