The electric bike, the drone and toothbrush: Ukraine has selected 15 startups to Silicon valley

Электровелосипед, дрон и зубная щетка: Украина выбрала 15 стартапов для Кремниевой долины

The Ministry of the digital transformation of Ukraine together with Startup Grind Kyiv with the support of USAID chose the 15 winners of the Pitch Event Open Call for participation in the global conference in USA.

This was stated by the Deputy Minister of digital transformation Alexander borniakov at a press briefing on December 19 in Kiev, according to a press release, which is available to UKRINFORM.

“We chose those who have proven that doing projects in the global world, which have a clear objective on what the investment is going, and briefly and clearly present your business model. For Minsitry development of Ukraine as a powerful global it-center is priority number one,” he said.

The Ministry reported that the winners will represent Ukraine at the 10th global conference of entrepreneurs and investors, Startup Grind Global 2020 in Silicon valley in the United States.

Among startups, there are different projects: e-bike, the drone, which helps to increase productivity and reduce the use of fertilizers in agriculture, environmental toothbrush, etc.