Scottish Tech Startup Awards 2019

Ecosystem Champion

This award recognises an individual who has made outstanding contributions to developing the Scottish technology industry and startup ecosystem. This individual should be working to build a more competitive, diverse and sustainable ecosystem through advocacy, mentorship and community-building efforts at the local, regional or national levels.

WHAT THE JUDGES ARE LOOKING FOR:

  • Vision (25%): does the nominee demonstrate a clear, long-term vision for a healthy and competitive technology industry in Scotland?

  • Mentorship (25%): is the nominee an active partner and supporter to Scottish technology entrepreneurs?

  • Advocacy (25%): is the nominee actively engaging in ongoing ecosystem-building efforts, designed to foster a stronger entrepreneurial culture in Scotland?

  • Impact (25%): has the nominee’s work clearly and materially benefited the ecosystem as a whole, and helped achieve the goal of a more robust technology industry?

WHO’S ELIGIBLE:

Any individual or organisation working in the Scottish technology ecosystem

NOMINATIONS ARE NOW OPEN! THE FINALISTS WILL BE ANNOUNCED ON Monday 21 OCTOBER.

Last year’s winner


 
Alisdair Gunn, Framewire

Alisdair Gunn, Framewire