Startup ecosystem

 The goal of the Government of Georgia is a creation of grounds and raising welfare of the population for long-term inclusive economic growth, to achieve this goal, our top priority among the directions is innovations’ and technologies’ development. That’s why in 2014 under the subordination of the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia was created

the LEPL "Innovation and Technology Agency", which is aimed at promote this field in the country and create innovation ecosystem.

 

In 2016, the Agency carried out important activities in the following main  directions :

 

  • Implementation of legal reform in innovation sphere;
  • Creation and development of innovation infrastructure;
  • Implementing educational activities to support innovations and entrepreneurship;
  • Technical support for innovation and entrepreneurship;
  • Support access to finances;
  • Research and promotion of development (R & D) sector;
  • International cooperation in establishing innovations for technologies’ and research development