Plug and Play hub starts on 11th of April in Kazakhstan

23 February, 2022

Plug and Play Kazakhstan represents an open innovation hub for startups and companies to join the digital odyssey with the global community.

Plug and Play Kazakhstan, from its perch in Nur-Sultan in the Western Steppe, is built to boost the Digital Transformation agenda of Kazakhstan. From digital to hardware, all solutions are on the table.

In partnership with Astana Hub and Transtelecom, our mission is to attract high quality entrepreneurial talent to Kazakhstan who can work proactively with both public and private institutions in Central Asia. Likewise, we are helping local startups connect to our partners internationally.

Plug and Play Kazakhstan will bridge the digital divide by harnessing its global ecosystem of startups, corporate and venture capital partners to supercharge innovation across Central Asia. We call on regional partners to engage with us as we look to boost the implementation of optimizing technologies across all industries, and engage in a culture of innovation.

The focus areas include:

  • IoT
  • Smart Cities
  • 5G
  • Mining
  • Supply Chain & Mobility
  • Fintech
  • Energy
  • Metaverce
  • Cybercecurity 

*Startups from other areas will also be considered, but preference will be given to key areas

Fill in the form by clicking on the link to Plug and Play Kazakhstan. Time frame: Apply by 11 March, 23:59 p.m. The programme is scheduled to run from 11 April to 1 July 2022. After the initial screening Plug and Play Kazakhstan together with JSC «Transtelecom» and partners will hold the selection day at which startups will present their decisions to corporations. As a result, 20 startups will begin to pass the program. Participation in the start-up programme is free of charge and will be conducted in English.

Registration is open until 11 March 22