Yesterday, on May 24, the Lviv Startup Competition was held during the “Innovation Spring” forum. 10 projects took part in the competition, 2 of them were created by the students of the innovative degree program “Internet of Things”, which was launched at Lviv Polytechnic National University by Lviv IT Cluster. The startup’s creators presented ideas about the waste optimization, using solar energy, a smartphone app for searching the events in the city, etc.
The Studlava project became the winner of the competition. It’s an online platform which helps students to find the first job after graduation or to find a part-time job during studies. The project already has a web page; it collects all job offers in Lviv from different fields for students. The creators of the project are Olesia Havryshko and Marianna Kohan. As a prize Studlava has received 10 000 UAH from Lviv IT Cluster.
The second place belongs to HelioPulse project. The authors got a chance to present their project at Tech Expo during the biggest IT conference in Ukraine – IT Arena, which will take place from September 29 until October 1.
The Lvivbot project came third. The startup got a special honor from Deloitte. It’s a bot that answers all questions about municipal things. For example, it can give you information about phone numbers of the city’s services.
Lviv IT Cluster thanks to all co-organizers for the support and to all participants for their smart ideas and a desire to make Lviv more innovative.