Paris, July 29 2015 - Milipol Paris 2015 actively supports new entrepreneurs and innovation by organising the very first edition of the MILIPOL STARTUP CHALLENGE. Start-ups are currently the main players for innovation and progress. The contest will reward THE start-up that will present THE most innovative Cyber solution in the fight against crime.
Thanks to this challenge, today's entrepreneurs and tomorrow's champions will have the opportunity to enhance their visibility and secure financial support thanks to Milipol Paris in order to accompany their development.
The candidate organisations (both exhibitors and non-exhibitors) have had to be part of, or work in areas pertaining to cybersecurity, to have already successfully marketed one or two products and been in existence for more than 2 years. These criteria will allow the jury to select relatively mature start-ups and to concentrate on innovations that are already present on the market.
Five finalists will be selected. They will have the opportunity to present their innovations during live 10 minutes « pitch sessions » at the exhibition centre on Thursday 19th November from 10 am onwards in front of the jury, exhibitors and visitors.
The winning start-up will be given an exceptional award worth 5 000€, will have a fully equipped 6 square metre stand at Milipol Paris 2017 and will benefit from incomparable media coverage during the show.