Eugene Kaspersky Launches Tourism Startups Accelerator

Eugene Kaspersky, founder and CEO of Kaspersky, has launched ´Kaspersky Exploring Russia´, a tourism startup accelerator, the company said.

The project aims to help the Russian tourism industry in general, and young entrepreneurs in particular, to use this period to expand the opportunities for their businesses.

The accelerator aims to gather the most interesting and promising tourism projects to then help the creators implement their ideas further.

Participants will be categorized into four nominations:

– Technological projects (start-ups) in the field of Travel Tech
– Projects that make extreme and leisure tourism more accessible, and that also popularize and create infrastructure for it (Infrastructure Track)
– Business projects that are socially significant in the fields of travel and tourism (Social Tech)
– Business projects that have a positive impact on sustainable development (Sustainability)

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