On July 24th the final of the Green and Water categories of the StartUp Europe Awards (SEUA) was held at the Berlaymont Building located in Brussels. The event was attended by Karmenu Vella, European Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, who handed over the prizes to Biomyc and Enova named as winners by the appointed jury.
Biomyc wins best european start-up in the Green category at the Startup Europe Awards
The Green category aims at recognising startups offering products, services or methodologies addressing different topics like improved resource efficiency, climate change, low carbon economy or societal challenges among others. The award represents Finnova’s and the European Union’s stance on the preservation and protection of the environment for present and future generations.
About the Competition
StartUp Europe Awards (SEUA) is an initiative implemented by the Finnova Foundation, promoted by the European Commission and supported by the President of the European Parliament, Antonio Tajani, and the President of the Committee of the Regions, Karl-Heinz Lambertz, within the framework of the Startup Europe programme. These awards seek to identify and recognise startups in Europe who are concerned with developing the values of entrepreneurship and innovation, including the promotion of respect for the environment.
Thank you to the Finnova Foundation and StartUp Europe Awards for giving us this amazing opportunity and special thanks to our partners at Cleantech Bulgaria and EIT, Climate-KIC for the support and guidance. We wouldn't have won without it.