The winners of the Idea Battle contest received 200 thousand tenge each
23 December, 2021
The Idea Battle competition was held in 15 cities: Aktobe, Aktau, Atyrau, Kokshetau, Kostanay, Uralsk, Ust-Kamenogorsk, Pavlodar, Taraz, Turkestan, Zhezkazgan, Kyzylorda, Petropavlovsk, Taldykorgan and Shymkent. All stages of the competition were held online on the Instagram platform. A total of 46 projects claimed victory.
The following ideas were recognized as the best:
- In Kyzylorda, young programmers intend to teach older people computer literacy. The guys prepared a number of training trainings for the older generation and "silver volunteers" on the use of the ZOOM platform, social networks and the E-gov platform. The training will last for about a month.
- An interactive city map for people with disabilities will be developed in Aktau. The application will contain information about the availability of certain organizations and institutions. Places where there is no inclusive infrastructure will also be indicated, information about them will be regularly sent to the akimat. In addition, there is a filtering of public transport according to the criterion “adaptation for people with disabilities”.
- In Pavlodar, the Aqua team members are going to receive vital moisture from the atmospheric air.
According to the organizers, the main goal of the competition is to popularize the startup culture and support socially important IT solutions in the regions of Kazakhstan. The jury also paid attention to the originality, realism, the impact of the idea (positive impact on the problem) and the presence of an IT component.