Great success in Silicon Valley!
Glonatech wins Social Media Battle of National Competition and goes to CleanTech Open Global Ideas.
The delegation of Glonatech returned to Greece having won a place among the 5 best technologies of the world with NC52, the innovative product of the company for oil spill cleaning, at the global competition CleanTech Open Global Ideas, which took place in San Francisco, USA, few weeks ago.
During the competition, the company’ executives met with numerous investors and investment funds. The team received congratulations from all participants by attracting the interest of all for its proposals and applications, while it had a series of interesting meetings with leading international companies for future co-operations in the sector of water treatment & filtration.
Glonatech’s delegation traveled to San Francisco having already received a distinction, as it was one of the winners of the national competition, in the category of Social Media Award, which took place in Athens during the event “Pitching Battle” form the non-Profit Organization Industry Disruptors-Game Changers (ID-GC), the organizers of the competition on a national level, and contribute actively both for the promotion of new business ideas and also for the support of companies’ extroversion, offering opportunities for promotion abroad.
It was a WIN!
More specifically, Glonatech was announced the winner of the Social Media Battle of the National Start-up Competition of 2015 CleanTech competition, as the video of NC52 presented in social media gathered the most votes. As part of the company’s participation in the competition, the organizers run a social media competition prior to the event.
The company’s pitching video presented its pioneering product for oil spill cleaning, NC52. The videos of all participating companies were uploaded on the organizers’ YouTube channel and the competition run through their Facebook page. Glonatech competed among other contestants and gained the most votes!
Watch our NC52 Oil Spill Cleaning product video on YouTube.
Our team succeeded to spread the word to our wide community and network, engaged our social media “friends”, raised the awareness globally and managed to gain the most “likes” and votes! Glonatech, as the winner of the social media award also received media attention and the interest of the scientific community as well. The social media battle started on September 14th and lasted until September 30th.
- Glonatech in the top 6 technology companies in the world for green technologies!
- Glonatech’s Participation in the Cleantech Global Competition again in 2015 with NC52 oil spill cleaning solution!
Cleantech Open Global Ideas competition is a search for breakthrough green ideas in one of six industry categories: air, water & waste, energy efficiency, renewable energy, green building, smart power and transportation. Cleantech Open Global Ideas is an international competition with the aim to promote and enhance business plans relating to green technologies and alternative sources of clean energy.
Glonatech participated for the second time in this international competition, as in November 2013 the company, as the best national team, had the honor to represent Greece to the CleanTech Open Global Ideas 2013, the biggest business competition for clean technologies, in Silicon Valley and according to the company’s representatives it was the most successful.
The General Manager of Glonatech stated:
Our participation at Cleantech Open Global Ideas finals in California was a significant experience which broadened the company’s horizons. Our proposal, the new product NC52 for oil spill cleaning was widely accepted and recognized, it attracted the interest of the audience which participated at the event and promoted the Greek science and technology. Our objective now is to leverage the contacts that we made in the US for our company’s and its products further development.