4YFN Impact Awards 2021

We celebrate the top startups that are making our world a better place.

And the winner is….

The 4YFN Impact Awards is the GLOMOs category aimed to find the best digital startups around the globe that are making a positive impact by getting us closer to achieve the 17 Sustainable Development Goals

Meet the finalists

Cureety

France

“Improving cancer patients telemonitoring in real life conditions, and supporting the advancement of medical research in cancerology”

ILoF

Portugal

“A Cloud-Based of Disease Biomarkers and Biological Profiles to severely cut the time and the cost of drug discovery”

Shotl

Spain

“A mobility platform that empowers public transport operators to supply on-demand mobility services through a network of vans and small buses”

WeWALK

UK

“Enhancing the mobility of visually impaired people”

Yabx

India

“One Equation, Infinite Possibilities”

Global Judges

Following eligibility screening, a panel of industry experts and investors has selected the five finalists following criteria such as impact, innovation, scalability.

At 4YFN 2021, an on-stage investor panel will be selecting the winner of the awards.

Meet the Remote Judges

Margarita Albors

President

at Social Nest Foundation

Taryn Andersen

Co-Founder & CEO 

at Impulse4women

Kawtar Zerouali

Regional Innovation Advisor

at UNDP

Jenny Fielding

Managing Director

at Techstars

Ignacio Fonts

Managing Partner

at Inveready

Isabel Hernández Ruiz

Co-Founder at AWASI

Martin Karanja

Director

at GSMA Innovation Fund & Ecosystem Accelerator

Luisa Rubio Arribas

Head of Wayra X, Telefónica

Andy Lurling

Founding Partner

at LUMO Labs

Anindya Saha

Entrepreneur and Founding Partner

at NERO Ventures

Juan Alvarez De Lara Cabrera

Chairman IMPACT INVESTING COMMITTEE

at EBAN

Huseyin R Demirhisar

Co-Founder and CEO

at BiD Network

Prizes

Finalists

● Pitch on main stage

● Media coverage and onsite visibility

● Pre-event private virtual pitch in front of C-Level and investors

● Participation in the Agora For Startups Program powered by Agora

● $100,000 on AWS credits + $10,000 on Business support for each startup, from Activate program

● 1 Mentorship session with an AWS expert on Business development + 1 Mentorship session with an AWS expert on Architecture powered by Amazon

● Pre-event mentoring powered by Social Nest Foundation and tech2impact

● Complimentary MWC Barcelona 2021 passes

● Reserved branded space at the 4YFN Impact Lounge

● 5 finalists promotion on the GLOMOs Ceremony

Winner

● Exhibition space at 4YFN Barcelona 2022 

● Interview with Mobile World Live broadcasted to all MWC audience 

● Dedicated article on 4yfn.com 

● Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation, duration of the program 10 months, powered by EAE Business School. Conditions apply, read more.

●Mentoring for the Spanish and Latin American markets through EAE Invierte

4YFN Impact Prize Sponsors

Ecosystem Partners

Rules and regulations

Eligibility:

● Startups already incorporated and duly registered with no more than five years of existence

● Startups from any sector, related with digital technologies.

● Startups solving one or more UN Sustainable Development Goals

Read full Rules of Entry and Terms & Conditions