Trento RISE has just published the first “Call for Selection” for the TechPeaks Program the project promoted by the research and education institution with the participation of Earlybird Venture Capital group.
The program aims to attract young hackers, designers and entrepreneurs from around the world, mixing them into a 6-month boot camp in the beautiful Italian Alps for the creation of over 100 new innovative companies in the new information and communication technologies (ICT). The aim of this first call, open to individuals and teams, is to launch up to 30 business projects.
Participants need skills, talent and passion, not only ideas. Through a unique training program for the development of new innovative companies they will receive free lodging, food, office space, services and visa for 6 months.
Candidates may submit their applications through TechPeaks by filling in the admission form starting from February 5 until April 5, 2013. The names of the selected candidates will be published on the TechPeaks website within April 30, 2013.
Thanks to this new initiative Trentino confirms itself as one of the leader areas for innovation, not only at the national level but also at the European one.