LAUNCHub announced today the final shortlist of applicants that have been invited to the 7th Edition of the Long Weekend Event from October 22 through 24 in Sofia! After three days of intensive work with the teams including coaching and mentoring LAUNCHub will decide on the most promising teams to be offered investment of up to 200 K Euro.
11 companies with founders from 9 different countries including Bulgaria, Serbia, Macedonia, Slovenia, Croatia, Greece, Germany, the US and the UK will arrive next week in Sofia to compete for seed funding from LAUNCHub. The Fund’s shortlist also comprises products and solutions aimed at bridging technology with areas like bitcoin, entertainment, the automotive and transportation industries, media and online publishing, healthtech and more.
More about the 11 teams and their solutions
Carista (Bulgaria) is a mobile app for automotive diagnostics and configuration. Easy-to-use, the app allows you to configure your car and diagnose problems with a couple of taps on your smartphone.
Colomb.io (Croatia) is a unique global crowdsourcing platform to be used by any type of news media company, with web services for managing crowdsourced information and a free mobile app for contributors, enabling them to send textual, photo&video content directly to the timeline/e-mail.
Doctrina (Slovenia) is a professional pharmaceutical webinar platform. Product knowledge can now be provided to all employees in pharmacies using the webinar platform.
Edentix (Sofia/Berlin/London) is an online identity verification solution, based on live video verification that provides the highest level of identity assurance and yet can be done entirely online in a few minutes.
Fliiby (Serbia) provides an easy way for publishers to create beautiful profiles and to upload images, videos, documents, music, source codes and other files.
Users can share that content with friends, followers and in the same time earn revenue when people view their content.
Fueloyal (US)Technology prevents fuel theft and fuel misuse in the transportation industry, by reinventing the fuel cap. Fueloyal also presents the smartest fuel cap ever – iCap 1000 that instantly provides information of the amount of gallons filled into the fuel tank.
Humintio (Serbia) is a crowdsourced contextual ad platform, solving the issue that semantic analysis algorithms cannot comprehend content at a level required for precise contextual targeting.
Reloyalty (Bulgaria) presents the way Bitcoin can be earned in a network of local businesses via a slick and simple app.
ShowShake (Macedonia) is the first complete crowdbooking solution for the live entertainment industry.
Tizu (Greece) is a free iphone app that allows you to send hidden messages to your friends. The app is really fun and provides a new intriguing way to enjoy messaging with friends.
Vizitrack (Bulgaria) offers analytics data from tracking real visitors in car showrooms, customer behavior in the showrooms and efficiency of marketing activities.