Win $100,000 Blockchain Contest


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Best Blockchain Application for Real Estate get $100 000, No Strings Attached!

CV Competition, Europe’s leading blockchain startup competition, is announcing the worldwide call for applications for its 2019 edition with a focus on the real estate market. The winner of the startup competition will be rewarded with $100,000 cash prize money, one year of co-working space at CV Labs and expert coaching included.

Zug, 11 December 2018 – In an effort to encourage blockchain innovation and strengthen the Crypto Valley ecosystem, the CV Competition offers startups and teams developing blockchain-based solutions for the real estate industry an opportunity to win a cash prize of $100,000. The prize comes with no conditions – the winner decides how to invest it. In addition to the monetary reward, the winner also receives free office space at CV Labs, located in the heart of the Crypto Valley, Zug, Switzerland, access to industry executives and valuable direct coaching from experts in the ecosystem.

The real estate industry has enormous potential for digitization along the entire value chain. The strong growth of PropTech & Blockchain projects in the recent years pinpoints that even more.” Markus Fischer, CV Competition Industry Lead, inacta AG


Applications are free and open until December 31st, 2018
The deadline to enter the CV Competition for Real Estate is December 31st, 2018. After completing an online questionnaire, applicants will be invited to participate in a face to face interview process, with an expert judges panel including industry representatives, experienced investors, entrepreneurs and blockchain technical experts. Startups can apply here.

Pavel Jakovlev, CV Competition Startup Lead at CV VC, looks forward to welcoming blockchain startups from around the globe: “There’s been a lot of positive developments coming out of PropTech and I am excited to see real life use-cases and digitization efforts to the otherwise traditional industry.”

Present your Startup in front of an exclusive audience
The top 10 teams will be invited to present their projects in front of a large audience, comprised of the blockchain industry players and tech investors. Out of the top 10 five will be awarded fast track process to the CV Labs Incubation Program. The CV Competition pitch sessions are part and parcel of an industry leading networking event – the CV Summit, which takes place on March 27th, 2019 in Zug, Switzerland.


International Supporters
In addition to the most prominent local industry players, the CV Competition for Real Estate is supported by Robert Schwertner (Crypto Robby), James Dearsley from Unissu,  Denitza Tyufekchieva from Propy and PropTech LatAm. The competition is also supported by FIBREE, the Foundation for International Blockchain and Real Estate Expertise. Furthermore, by having academia, science and research partners on board, the CV Competition bridges the gap between tradition real estate industry and PropTech, adding the revolutionary element of blockchain technology into the mix.

Crypto Valley offers a robust ecosystem for the blockchain startups
CV Competition forms part of the CV VC’s unique blockchain ecosystem, located in the heart of the Crypto Valley in Zug, Switzerland. More than 700 blockchain startups are currently located in the Crypto Valley. According to CV Maps, the number has nearly doubled in comparison to Spring 2018. Most prominent ones include Cardano, Bancor, Lisk, Aragon, Status, Tezos, Bitmain, Waves, Melonport, Shapeshift.

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Crypto Valley Venture Capital

CV VC is a private company based in Zug which invests in all stages of the crypto and blockchain growth cycle. It offers seed funding and a three-month incubator program in exchange for equity or tokens. CV VC was launched by Lakeside Partners, a leading startup investor and blockchain advisory company its own thriving ecosystem:
The Advisory team covers all essential areas leading to powerful tokenized business models. Projects benefit from the skills, expertise, and experience of Lakeside Partners.
CV Labs is a unique co-working space located in Zug, helping crypto companies to grow successfully by meeting all their needs. CV Labs is also an ideal home base for startup companies participating in the CV Labs incubation program. Regular meetups and networking events are organized in the Crypto Café and the meeting rooms.
CV Competition offers blockchain startups the opportunity to win a cash prize of US$ 100,000 as well as access to industry executives, coaching and free office space in the CV Labs in Zug.
CV Summit brings together innovative startups, industry experts and investors, as well as corporates experimenting with distributed ledger technology. The multi-industry themed event, which takes place twice a year, is the largest and most important gathering of the Crypto Valley community.
CV Maps is the first directory and guide route through the fast-growing Crypto Valley blockchain ecosystem. The constantly updated database includes over 600 companies.

About inacta
inacta is an independent Swiss IT consulting firm based in Zug. Almost 70 experienced digitisation experts support organisations from the insurance, banking, real estate and healthcare sectors. For almost two years now, the experts of inacta have been supporting start-ups and established companies with consulting, training and software development services. As an early adopter, inacta understands not only the technology but also how and where Blockchain is usefully used. inacta is a founding member of the Crypto Valley Association and makes a social contribution to Switzerland as a business location. Please visit for more details.

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