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  • 13-09-2017

    Azercell announces new competition

    Join Ganja Big Idea Competition, start your own business


    Barama Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center of Azercell Telecom LLC has launched a new startup competition with the support of PASHA Bank and Azerbaijan Technological University. Ganja Big Idea Competition, the first competition organized in Ganja, provides an opportunity for students studying in the regions to develop their business ideas and win valuable prizes. The interested students may get registered via https://goo.gl/forms/gULN8W3glCtEFj5F2 internet link starting from September, 11 to October, 10. The applications will be reviewed by the panel of judges. The best 10 applicants will be qualified as the finalists and all applicants will be notified about the results via Barama website and email on October, 12. In the final round scheduled for October 16, the qualifying teams will present their ideas to the panel. Thus, the teams will have to present their ideas with the business plan within 10 minutes. The winners will receive the following prizes:


    1st place – gift coupon in the amount of AZN 500

    2nd place – gift coupon in the amount of AZN 300

    3rd place – gift coupon in the amount of AZN 200


    In addition, Barama Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center offers incubation and other services to successful projects of the competition. Ganja Big Idea Competition is aimed to discover innovative ideas in IT field, including mobile applications, Internet, software, games, robots, information technologies and consumer electronics, health, agriculture, IoT, non-oil sector and chemistry.


    Barama Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center invites the young startups to join Ganja Big Idea Competition and realize their dreams and start their own business.


    So, “Give us your idea, and we give you our support!".


    For more information, please contact news@mcs.az

    The leader of the mobile communication industry of Azerbaijan and the biggest investor in the non-oil sector Azercell Telecom LLC was founded in 1996. With 48% share of Azerbaijan’s mobile market Azercell’s network covers 80% of the territory and 99,8% of population of the country. Currently, 4,5 million subscribers choose Azercell services. Azercell has pioneered an important number of innovations in Azerbaijan, including GSM technology, advance payment system, 24/7 Customer Care, online customer services, GPRS/EDGE, M2M, MobilBank, one-stop- shop service offices Azercell Express, mobile e-service “ASAN signature”, etc. Azercell deployed first 4G – LTE services in Azerbaijan in 2012. According to the results of mobile network quality surveys of Global Wireless Solutions company and international systems specialized in wireless coverage mapping such as “Opensignal” and “Testmy.net”, Azercell’s network demonstrated the best results among the mobile operators of Azerbaijan.