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Greece National Finalists

Startup of the Year



Morphe is a medtech start-up company that develops 3D printed patient-specific phantoms for radiotherapy. Morphe replicates the anatomy of people suffering from cancer for the estimation of their radiation exposure.



Climate positive AgroBioTech company producing carbon neutral plant-based proteins through vertical microalgae cultivation offering food, feed & pharma algal based premium end products for a significant lower cost with a phenomenal lower carbon footprint, abiding by circularity

Mantis Business Innovation


Mantis offers a suite of digital innovation tools to bring together businesses and startups to solve the most pressing challenges. We provide digital innovation programs and startup scouting alongside the #1 innovation management software to digitize the whole process.

Best Accelerator or Incubator Program

CapsuleT Travel & Hospitality Accelerator


CapsuleT Travel & Hospitality Accelerator launched in April 2019 as a CSR initiative of the Hellenic Chamber of Hotels, with the vision to build an innovative ecosystem in the tourism sector by offering opportunities to create and develop startups with a global perspective.

Athens Digital Lab


ACEin AUEB offers support to researchers and potential young entrepreneurs in order to develop innovative business ideas and bring them to the market.

Best Coworking Space

Xanthi TechLab

Xanthi TechLab is a partnership between Xanthi Cultural Centre & Athens U.S. Embassy. The main purpose is to be a warm co-working space, a useful hub for the local youth community in order to gain new, innovative skills.

Best Newcomer



Travel2Fit (www.travel2fit.com) is an innovative startup based in Greece specialized in the development of data-driven applications for the travel sector.

Project parenting


1st e-learning holistic platform for parents.



Farmvent is revolutionizing in-store vertical farming by building cutting-edge technologically advanced farms for indoor cultivation through innovations in automation, AI and plant science.

Founder of the Year

Giannis Milatos


Giannis Milatos is a high level Marketing professional with a reputation for developing and implementing innovative and practical Marketing solutions that achieve the desired results. In his assets he has managed to highlight the companies that worked in competitions where they have won awards in various fields, e.g. innovation. Through these experiences he developed a unique perspective that helps him see business challenges differently, as well as find architecturally innovative and strategically linked solutions.

Nikolaos Alfieris

MSc. Biosystems Engineering & Management, Economics and Consumer studies at Wageningen University & Research

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Ecosystem Hero of the Year

Marina Hatsopoulos

Marina Hatsopoulos was Founding CEO of Z Corporation, an early market leader in 3D printing. She is Board Chair of Levitronix Technologies and President of Hellenic Innovation Network. She is on the MIT Corporation Visiting Committee for Mechanical Engineering. She is on Advisory Board of MIT Enterprise Forum Greece, Eurobank’s EGG incubator, and Mindspace. She was on National Board of Research & Innovation for the Republic of Cyprus. She’s been on multiple large corporate boards.

Christos Nikoloudis

Christos Nikoloudis is a mechanical engineer from the National Technical University of Athens, with a MEng in Operational Research. His passion for research and startups ultimately led to the birth of his own start; Mantis – where he is the  Founder & CEO . He continues to teach at her alma mater and act as a Scientific Advisor to the Ministry of Environment & Energy on the startup sector.