S.E.C. 2017 in Amsterdam


The first global Social Entrepreneurship challenge 2017 has been initiated by JCI Austria (Christiane Holzinger) in collaboration with JCI Scotland (Amanda Taylor) and JCI Iceland (Elizes Low).

The first contest took place at the JCI world congress 2017 in Amsterdam. In collaboration with a strong partner, Dealmatrix, was set up the online application process. Jury members scored for the finalists. Powerful sponsors like KPMG and the European super Angel Club supported with their know how.

We had over 50 applications and 12 finalists from all over the world on stage. Jury members have been: Matteo Landi from UNIDO, a specialist from the European Super Angel Club, Elizes Low and Amanda Taylor JCI NP 2017.

SEC Winners 2017

1st place Brewgooder from Scotland

2nd place Liberty MedTech JCI Switzerland

3rd place MAIA Austria // Travable JCI Finalnd


Christiane Holzinger

National President JCI Austria 2018