Astana to host clean tech startups contest #NEWENERGY global startup fest


23rd August 2016, Astana, Kazakhstan :  Astana to host clean tech startups contest #NEWENERGY global startup fest. #NEWENERGY global startup fest is an international contest that gathers biggest startups, investors and experts in clean tech and renewable energy.

The contest is organized with the support of the Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan and will be held on October 27, 2016 in Astana. Its main objective is to attract and share innovative ideas in clean tech field among companies, investment funds, experts and professionals from all over the world.

During the contest world’s Top 100 startup companies will present latest global trends in the filed of alternative and renewable energy sources, climate and ecology, smart cities and sustainable infrastructure, rational and efficient use of water resources, new production technologies and methods.

Experts panel and visitors will vote for 30 best startups that’ll get contest main prize and unique chance to present their companies at Astana EXPO-2017, leading event in energy efficiency that will be held in Astana next year.

Companies may submit their startups on #NEWENERGY global startup fest web-site. Submissions are open from August 9, 2016 till October 1, 2016.

Startup companies from the US, India, Denmark, Israel, Turkey and Ukraine has already applied.

Detailed information on #NEWENERGY global startup fest is available on web-site, twitter, facebook and Linkedin pages.

The event has been organized by Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan and JSC . The Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan is the central executive body of the Republic of Kazakhstan that conducts formation of the state policy, coordination of the management process in the areas of oil&gas and petrochemicals industries, and transportation of raw hydrocarbons.

JSC «Information-analytical centre of oil and gas» (JSC «IACOG») is a steadily growing company with a leading position on the market of information and analytical services on oil and gas sector of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

JSC «IACOG» is competent authority of the Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan on accumulation, processing and provision of timely information on the domestic market of oil products, all oil and gas, hydrocarbon processing and transporting raw materials companies in the Republic of Kazakhstan.