Fifteen mobile innovators are on their way to 4YFN 2016 in Barcelona after competing in a series of demo days around the globe as part of the Global Mobile Innovators Tournament. IBM joined forces with 4YFN (4 Years From Now), AT&T, KPN, Rogers Communications and Vodafone to introduce the tournament in September and now fifteen startups will compete from February 22-24 at the grand finale.
Fifteen Finalist Teams have made it through to the final stage of the Tournament and are now eager to present their innovative solutions at the Finale. The Finalist Teams will also have their own peds on the Expo floor, next to the IBM Booth, giving them huge exposure to investors over the three day event.
Congratulations to the Global Mobile Innovators Tournament Finalists, a very high standard of innovation was seen throughout this tournament. Without further ado, here is more information about these innovative solutions.
Connected Travel and Transportation
Brainstat Studio – Los Angeles Demo Day: Monitors transportation driver’s condition.
Gruppo Innovare – London Demo Day: Secure a safe environment for passengers and drivers of any vehicle.
Nextome – Amsterdam Demo Day – Makes indoor positioning and navigation a reality.
Think IT Loud – Bangalore Demo Day – How to increase public transport usage, decrease traffic, pollution and save money with one solution.
Trident – Toronto Demo Day – Social network for cars and drivers.
Smart Homes and Buildings
Beacon of Hope – Los Angeles Demo Day – Battle human trafficking.
Kaawo – London Demo Day – A platform where multiple users can write a single story.
BIOlinq – Amsterdam Demo Day – Optimal growing conditions through a smart gardening cloud platform.
Hoome Studio – Bangalore Demo Day – Hoome is the first smart-home in the world trying to adapt user’s conditions.
InnerSpace – Toronto Demo Day – Everything you need for indoor location. All in one product.
GrindBit – Los Angeles Demo Day – A headband that aids users in tracking their teeth grinding patterns at night.
112 Motion – Amsterdam Demo Day – For patients with a chronic disease and for elderly people to monitor their health.
CeliWat – London Demo Day – CeliWat is a social app for Celiac people to get to know about the disease.
Cloud Therapy – Toronto Demo Day – A smart Q&A response system that answers general medicine questions in both Spanish and English.
Teleker – Bangalore Demo Day – Teleker is a home controller for healthcare connected to the TV for remote patient monitoring and ambient assisted living.
Attendees at 4YFN 2016 can meet all the Finalist Teams in the Expo and find out more about their solutions as well as attend the Tournament Finale sessions which take place from 3pm on Monday 22nd, Tuesday 23rd and Wednesday 24th February where the three Tournament Winners will be announced live. Keep up to date on the latest action at 4YFN 2016 #glovator