Astana Hub Battle Winners Received $18,000 at Digital Bridge 2022
On September 29, Digital Bridge 2022 ended with the Astana Hub Battle Final. 97 IT startups from countries of Central Asia competed for cash checks for the development of their IT product for $10,000 (1st place), $5,000 (2nd place), and $ 3,000 (3rd place).
The winners of Astana Hub Battle 2022 are:
1st place: NBfit, a fitness service from Kyrgyzstan that helps women take care of their health and recover after childbirth. The co-founder is Syrga Tilekova.
2nd place - Easy Tap, a Kazakhstani online service for hiring part-time workers in the retail and hospitality business. The co-founder is Magzum Tolesh.
3rd place - Cibionyx, a service from Kazakhstan for creating a metaverse of remote work for blue-collar workers. Founder - Petr Neustroev.
"We will spend the prize money to collaborate with clinics in Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan to improve women's postpartum recovery issues. This is very important for our region and the world," said Syrga Tilekova, co-founder of NBfit.
Startups with a scalable working prototype and a team with at least two key participants competed for the best project title. This year, more than 250 applications from the different
countries of Central Asia were submitted for participation in the Astana Hub Battle.
General Sponsor of the Digital Bridge 2022 Forum – Kaspi.kz. Sponsors and partners - Kazakhtelecom, Freedom bank, Tengizschevroil, My Car, Tech culture, Huawei, G42, Halyk Bank, Prime source, Glovo, SF, Leica, BI Group, OneWeb, Citix, Global Nomads.