Visa Europe Collab, Visa Europe’s international innovation hub in partnership with The Accelerator Network have launched a startup competition for advance stage startups and entrepreneurs.

The competition is designed to find ideas for innovative payments products and services that will change the way people pay, with three innovation categories : Digital.Me, Data.Meand Group Payments, each designed to solve a problem that will make the payments process easier for consumers. Applicants are encouraged to submit their entries via the links included below before the deadline on Friday 31st July . Prizes will be announced shortly!

The six shortlisted ideas and an overall winner will be revealed at a live judging event in September at the Visa Europe Collab Shoreditch office. Winners will be selected by The Accelerator Network and Visa Europe Collab from a list of finalists to be announced in August 2015. A separate Audience Choice prize will also be awarded to the finalist that rece...
Visa Europe Collab, Visa Europe’s international innovation hub in partnership with The Accelerator Network have launched a startup competition for advance stage startups and entrepreneurs.

The competition is designed to find ideas for innovative payments products and services that will change the way people pay, with three innovation categories : Digital.Me, Data.Meand Group Payments, each designed to solve a problem that will make the payments process easier for consumers. Applicants are encouraged to submit their entries via the links included below before the deadline on Friday 31st July . Prizes will be announced shortly!

The six shortlisted ideas and an overall winner will be revealed at a live judging event in September at the Visa Europe Collab Shoreditch office. Winners will be selected by The Accelerator Network and Visa Europe Collab from a list of finalists to be announced in August 2015. A separate Audience Choice prize will also be awarded to the finalist that receives the most audience votes.

Entry guidelines
Entries must fall under the three innovation categories and will be judged based on level of innovation, proof of concept, and evidence of commercial interest.
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