French Technopark of IT startups became interested in solutions of Astana Hub participants
This week at the technopark turned out to be rich in visits from foreign colleagues. On Thursday, October 7, a delegation from France - representatives of Creative Valley company - visited Astana Hub.
Ms. Malgorzhata Tuar, Director of Development of the Central Asian market and Advisor to the President of Creative Valley, and Kristina Rozhkova, Manager of the EMEA zone partnership, as well as startup acceleration programs, spoke about the trends in the development of IT startups in Europe.The most relevant in recent years are startups in the field of social and solidarity economy (ESS, sustainable fashion, territory) and medicine.
In turn, the managing director of the technopark Arkady Seleznev and the director of the Office of International Relations, Investment and Export Tanat Uskembayev presented the programs of the technopark, and also shared their vision of cooperation between the two countries and the exchange of experience between both experts and startups.
Creative Valley was founded 11 years ago, and during this period has contributed to the success of hundreds of projects implemented by communities, students, startups and companies.All projects are hosted at various campuses of the company, including on a short-term basis as part of numerous international exchange programs.Today, the Creative Valley community has more than 250 startups in areas such as deeptech, robotics, design, internet of things, fintech, virtual reality, “smart” cities, agrotech, medtech.
More than 150 experts are involved in the company's programs. In addition, Creative Valley works with over 50 partners around the world.