It's official - we're proud to announce the 10 finalists of the TechHub Riga Academy fall batch 2015! Having beaten the competition of 50 applicants from more than 5 countries, the selected startups will join the mentoring sessions on November 6th and fight for the spot at the pitching finals on the Silicon Valley Comes to the Baltics stage on November 7th.
- Sorry-as-a-Service (United Kingdom) - a customer delight platform, rethinking the way companies interact with their customers, and enable it through the simple software that is integrated within CRMs.
- Furnny (Latvia) - an augmented reality app that makes home furnishing simple and fun.
- Toona (Estonia) - a health and wellness product that uses deep breathing exercises to reduce stress, improve health, and enhance well-being.
- Levidera e-MusicSchool (Estonia) - a revolutionary tool that improves ways how we learn singing.
- 3D creationist (Estonia) - a 3D modeling app for mobile platforms: export your design for 3D printing with 1 click, make animations or models for computer games.
- Ezzcat (Latvia) - an Android application builder for restaurants.
- Transi.to (Egypt) - a platform for urban transport where you can add lines and stations, communicate and search to discover all your transport different routes. We work on making everyday transport challenge much easier and save them precious time.
- Dropbyke (Lithuania) - a stationless bike-sharing platform based on a mobile app.
- Facety (Estonia) - teaching computers how to understand and make sense of human aesthetics.
- eComCharge (Latvia) - a card processing platform for payment companies.
Among the mentors are such experienced entrepreneurs as Sean Percival (500 Startups), Jevgenijs Djugajevs (Rietumu bank), Peteris Marculans (Startup Next at Techstars), Hasan Haider (500 Startups) and many more.
By the way, everyone is welcome to attend the final pitches on Friday, November 6th, at 5pm and cheer for their favourite - the best teams will afterwards pitch at Silicon Valley Comes to the Baltics conference. Register here!
The academy will take place at the premises of the official bank of the conference - Rietumu bank.
PS. Don't forget to tune in to 360TV IDEJA, the official Silicon Valley Comes to the Baltics TV channel to meet some of the participants and their teams, see them prepare for TechHub Academy and watch the TechHub Academy event LIVE on Friday, November 6! 360TV IDEJA is completely free and accessible from anywhere in the world with a web connection, for 24 hours a day. Follow the link: www.lattelecom.tv.