Strong Partners: Dell and Seedmatch to Back the CODE_n13 Contest!

10/30/2012  |  News | Trends

Through November 18, CODE_n will continue searching for the world’s most promising startups whose ideas make a valuable contribution to the transition towards sustainable energy. The contest will run under the motto: “Smart Solutions for Global Challenges.” The 50 best entries will get the opportunity to present their business concepts at CeBIT 2013 in Hanover.

In addition to founding company GFT and strategic partners Ernst & Young and Deutsche Messe, two more companies are getting involved in CODE_n13: technology corporation Dell and the crowd funding platform Seedmatch.



Dell and Seedmatch Sponsor Special Prizes

With these new partners, our participants have even more opportunities to win. Dell is awarding a prize of €10,000 to the best business application developed for Windows 8 systems. Three German startups will also have the chance to receive crowd funding services through Seedmatch. Participants who submit a complete application at by November 18, 2012 will be automatically entered to win one of five Dell Latitude™ 10 tablets*.



CODE_n Community at CeBIT

CODE_n offers 50 startups their own exhibition space at the world’s most important event for the digital industry, CeBIT 2013 in Hanover. In line with the upcoming CeBIT theme “Shareconomy,” they will get the opportunity to share their business ideas with trade visitors, investors and potential partners in a special, artistically-designed exhibition hall from March 5-9, 2013.

CODE_n13 Contest Sets Its Sights on Startups and Emerging Businesses

In addition to free exhibition space at CeBIT, a number of other attractive incentives await CODE_n13 Contest participants. Winners of the CODE_n13 Awards in the “Startups” and “Emerging Companies” categories will be awarded €15,000 each.

All companies that have completed at least one business transaction and were founded in or after 2006 are eligible to participate.

[*Dell Latitude 10 Tablet with WIN8 & Intel® Atom™ Processor Z2760 1.8GHz with Intel® Burst Technology, 1.5GHz HFM, 600MHz LFM]