At Digital Bridge 2021, the winners of the competition for funding from Astana Hub at the Scale stage were announced
The winners were startups Parqour, Kids Security, SipSim, FlowSell.me, Oqylyq.kz. Each finalist received 20 million tenge ($47,000) to develop their startup.
Parqour is a parking management system based on license plate recognition. The algorithm is able to process blurry, dark, illuminated, beveled at an angle state registration plate.
Kid Security is an application for tracking the location of children in the real and virtual world, designed for parents. With the help of the application, parents are calm for their children: they know where they are, who surrounds them, how much time they spend in social networks. networks and games.
Flowsell.me is a service that automatically scans the customer base, conducts RFM segmentation and sends trigger notifications to WhatsApp customers. The monthly increase in customers is 15%.
Oqylyq.kz is an application for organizing the process of online learning and remote knowledge testing using automated proctoring technology for educational organizations. All required educational services are available on a one-stop basis.
SipSim is an Internet service that allows you to organize full-fledged telephony for business in 10 minutes based on ordinary SIM cards, transforming employee mobile phones into a virtual PBX without additional equipment or mobile applications.
The award ceremony was attended by the Minister of Digital Development, Innovation and Aerospace Industry of the Republic of Kazakhstan Bagdat Musin, as well as the CEO of Astana Hub Magzhan Madiev, who congratulated the finalists and wished them further success in the development of projects.
In addition to funding, the winners of the competition will receive additional support in the form of a free workspace, training and mentoring, access to investors and a community of 500 IT companies, tax and visa preferences, and PR support. In return, startups will allocate an additional 1% of their revenue for three years to the Astana Hub, as well as help develop other startups.
The Digital Bridge 2021 Forum is supported by Kazakhtelecom JSC, BTS Digital, Tengizchevroil and Transtelecom.