The competition "Alibaba GET Global Challenge 2020" was announced by IT Park, together with China Campus Network (representative of Alibaba GET in Uzbekistan), Startup initiatives, Accelerator Lab of the UNDP and the Youth Entrepreneurship Support Center of Uzbekistan.
Reminding "Alibaba GET Global Challenge 2020" is an international competition from Alibaba for young people around the world to create business solutions to mitigate the consequences of the pandemic and provide assistance in all areas of daily life.
The goal of the competition is to share the positive impact of the new business paradigm, promote inclusive development, inspire and empower young people and entrepreneurs, and contribute to the digital transformation of organizations, industries and societies.
The main prize of the international competition is 100,000 Yuan (~14,000$) and a study tour to the heart of the digital economy - to the headquarters of Alibaba and joining Alibaba GET Talent Bank!. Training and seminars will be held for all participants in the competition to develop their business.
As a result, a total of 109 applications for participation in the competition received from Uzbekistan. After the selection round, 3 projects were selected that made it to the final, and this:
Coozin is mainly aimed at helping unemployed and needy women in Uzbekistan. Coozin wants to significantly increase women's employment, as well as help women who have lost a "breadwinner";
Modme is a b2b platform that helps educational institutions create blended learning that helps them work online and offline at the same time;
OSTO is a retail store marketplace in Uzbekistan that specializes in stylish and fashionable clothing, cosmetics and home goods. OSTO provides the best visual and quality experience for customers.
The presentation of the finalists' projects will take place on August 25, 2020.