Aveiro Urban Challenges

In Aveiro we care about urban contemporary issues affecting our community. Within this scope, in partnership with some of Aveiro STEAM City stakeholders - Galp Gás Natural Distribuição, EDP Distribuição, Veolia, Transdev e Águas da Região de Aveiro – the first edition of Aveiro Urban Challenges have supported the development of solutions and ideas to address 5 urban challenges. This programme will focus in startups, scaleups and R&D institutions awarding the 5 finalists with 20.000,00€ each.


Aveiro Urban Challenges is back for the second Edition.
Apply until March 28, 2021.

Aveiro Urban Challenges

Aiming startups, scaleups and R&D centres, the 2nd edition for Aveiro Urban Challenges will award the best ideas and solutions to resolve urban issues. In partnership with Beta-i, a benchmark company for acceleration and mentorship programmes, the City of Aveiro will host in 2021 five finalists in the programme which contains development and tests phase, accesses to workshops and a network of mentors and specialists from the various stakeholders of the programme. Prizes go up to 20.000,00€ for each winner.




The 2nd edition of Aveiro Urban Challenges will be implemented with the following timeline:

  • 11th January to 28th of March 2021: Application submission period.
  • 29th March to 13th April 2021: Selection period.
  • 14th April 2021: Announcement of 25 projects to participate in Aveiro Tech City Pitch.
  • 23rd of April 2021: Aveiro Tech City Pitch.
  • 28th of April 2021: Kick-off Event.
  • 28th of April to 30th of September 2021: Development and trial stage.
  • 24th to 26th of May 2021: Training Sessions.
  • 9th of August 2021: Progress Report delivery.
  • 11th to 17th of October 2021: Demodays @ Aveiro Tech Week 2021.
  • 14th of October 2021: Pitch Training.
  • 15th of October 2021: Final Pitch.




Urban Challenges e 5G Challenges

No âmbito do projeto Aveiro STEAM City, a Câmara Municipal de Aveiro irá lançar no dia 11 de outubro, durante o evento Aveiro TECHDAYS, o Aveiro Urban Challenges e o Aveiro 5G Challenges. Estas iniciativas pretendem apoiar o (…)


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