One candidate will be awarded with the ‘Ramón Molinas prize for best project with social impact’.

The jury of #SpinUOC 2021, made up of eleven academics and professionals linked to entrepreneurship and the IT sector, have selected the eight finalists in the ninth edition of the awards. Angular Technologies, by Marc Guerrero; EducaTool, by Àlex Letosa; Fraud Research, by Bernat Coma; MoCoTo, by David Merino; Opground, by Jordi Vall; Peacebuilder, by Óscar Conforti; Whoduniter, by Helena Mas; and Xatkit, by Gwendal Daniel, have been selected as the projects that best encourage innovation, the transfer of knowledge and entrepreneurship within the Open University of Catalonia community. In an event that will take place on May 17 at the Antigua Fábrica de Estrella Damm, the finalists will present their initiatives.


‘Ramón Molinas prize for best project with social impact’

One finalist will receive the ‘Ramón Molinas prize for best project with social impact’. Worth 2,000 euros, for the fourth consecutive year the prize will be awarded to the idea that has the most positive impact on society and that can bring about the greatest social transformation and progress.

#SpinUOC 2021 will also award prizes in two more categories: the ‘Prize for the best entrepreneurial project’, which will recognise the most innovative idea and award the winner 3,000 euros, and the ‘Audience award for best presentation’, which will allow event attendees to award a prize to the candidate with the best presentation, and is worth 2,000 euros.


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