Big Bang | Start-up Challenge:
BigBang, which aims to be one of the leading entrepreneurship activities of the world, brings the early-stage technology start-ups with the business world. “Turkey’s Entrepreneurship Stage: BigBang” where technological start-ups are staged in November of every year, competition is fierce and the tempo never decreases brings entrepreneurs to the focus of investors and funds and helps financing of entrepreneurs at incorporation stage to meet investors and attain prospective customers. It also enables them to reach awards and investments worth 21 million TL in total (2018 data).
In BigBang, where entrepreneurs that develop their ideas in the early-stage incubation centre are assessed and the ones closest to the market are chosen and take the stage, potential entrepreneurs and investors that participate as observers also have the opportunity to be informed about the innovative ideas and business models and meet trending start-ups.
Start-ups who become entitled to take the stage in BigBang are provided with an environment where they can get together with the press, stakeholders and investors, learn about cooperation facilities and access prospective customers. In addition to these, start-ups who are given award and investment may be entitled to enter the incubation program of the early-stage incubation centre for 1 year.