The National Final Competition for best student idea for 2019 was held on May 31st at STP Belgrade.
Ten best teams from local competitions held on seven Serbian higher education institutions participated at the National Final. From 10 the best teams, eight presented own ideas on this final. The ideas were presented in the form of seven-minute pitch presentations, after which the team members had to answer to the questions of the five-members jury during the next three minutes. The jury was consisted of experts with experience in the field of innovations, entrepreneurship and commercialization: prof. Dr. Vesna Mandic, IF4TM coordinator, University of Kragujevac, prof. Dr. Miladin Kostić, Rector of the State University of Novi Pazar, prof. Dr. Dragan Domazet, Rector of the Belgrade Metropolitan University, prof. Dr. Goran Stojanovic, University of Novi Sad, Marina Vukobratović-Karan, Ministry of education, science and technological development of Republic of Serbia.
Based on the scores given by the jury, teams were ranked and the best three were selected. The title of the winner of the National Final Competition for Best Students Ideas went to the team “Knjiga priča” for the idea “Knjigaprica.com”. The reward for the best team was 150.000 RSD provided by the SBB Company in cooperation with the University of Kragujevac.
The second place was taken by “HART” team for the idea “Auto Home”. They received the prize of 100.000 RSD provided by the project partner institutions University of Novi Sad, University of Niš, Belgrade Metropolitan University and State University of Novi Pazar. The third place went to the team “Supergirls of Sciences” with the idea “BioHidroFertilyzer” for which they received the reward in the amount of 60.000 RSD provided by the project partner institutions University of Novi Sad, University of Niš, Belgrade Metropolitan University and State University of Novi Pazar.