Innoviris Rise - Innovative Starters 2017 award
The Rise - Innovative Starters award aims to reward the best technological company through the allocation of a grant that can cover up to 500.000 euro in implementing a Strategic Innovation Plan (SIP). This strategic plan enables the company to present its business strategy via the drafting of a global programme outlining the candidate's RDI vision as well as its innovative projects in the medium and long term.
Six candidates made it to the next round, of which two VUB spin-offs: Confo Therapeutics and Zensor. They will defend their future vision and technological innovation choices against a jury of experts. The winner(s) will be announced in early 2018.