SmartCamp Global Finals – February 7, 2013, New York City.
During the past year, we searched across the globe and interviewed hundreds of applicants to locate eight special companies that we have named 2012 IBM SmartCamp winners. On February 7, 2013, we invite you to join us as we showcase these 8 finalists and select the IBM 2012 Global Entrepreneur of the Year.
The SmartCamp Global Finals will bring together leading venture capitalists, industry experts, press, analysts, entrepreneurial organizations and academics to network and celebrate entrepreneurship. Join us starting at 1:00 p.m. at The Waldorf Astoria at 301 Park Avenue in New York City to celebrate the announcement of the 2012 Global Entrepreneur of the Year.
Our eight finalists competing for the title are:
Poikos – imaging and body measurement 3D technology
QuintessenceLabs – cyber security for electronic information security
GetWay – real-time sales data monitoring for retailers
StreetLight Data – transportation and behavioral data analytics
CaptainDash– data synchronization and business analytics dashboard
MoDe – mobile micro credit solution
HistoIndex – analytical platform for accurate diagnosis of fibrosis
SkyFoundry – automatic unstructured data analysis
What is SmartCamp:
SmartCamp is an exclusive global event bringing together entrepreneurs, investors and experienced mentors who want to build a Smarter Planet. SmartCamp is a component of IBM Global Entrepreneur, a program offering ways for entrepreneurs to grow their businesses. The SmartCamp Finals bring together the 2012 winners from regional events held around the world, for three days of master classes, mentoring and networking. SmartCamp provides selected startups access to world-class advisors plus a direct route to seed and venture capital. The event receives significant press in notable media outlets.