In Tekus we are happy to be selected among 20 of the more than 500 Latin American companies that were presented to the event Colombia Startup & Investor Summit With our product Arkbox-Digital Signage. Our goal is to ensure that digital communications can be used by all companies, micro, small, medium and large, all over the world, achieving the evolution of static and inopportune communication to a dynamic and real time. #Tekus #DigitalSignage #Arkbox #CartelerasDigitales #ComunicaciónCorporativa
“Undoubtedly, this call shows the interest, talent and potential of Colombia to consolidate itself as an enterprising ecosystem of great importance in the region”. – Jaime Ramírez, CEO Mercado Libre Colombia.
The fifth edition of the biggest entrepreneurship event in Colombia already has the startups that will demonstrate their talent before an estimated audience of 1,500 people that includes actors of the ecosystem and investors.
The 20 finalist startups of the Colombia Startup & Investor Summit We selected from more than 500 projects by a group of experts, representatives of the organizations that support the meeting as the Chamber of Commerce of Bogotá, IE Business School, Telefónica, Wayra, SENA,. CO Internet, Uniandinos, Mercado Libre, Connect Bogotá y Creame Incubadora. The selection evaluated different aspects that determine their potential and viability in the market As a business model, innovation level, projection, investment, billing, work team and trajectory.
“This year we had the opportunity to receive a significant number of solutions from Colombia and Latin America. It is extremely satisfying to see the path of startups that participated in Colombia startup in past editions and today are positioned in a very competitive and demanding market. Undoubtedly, this call shows the interest, talent and potential of Colombia to consolidate as an enterprising ecosystem of great importance in the region”. – Jaime Ramírez, CEO de Mercado Libre Colombia.
Selected startups will have the opportunity to participate in the final event, be part of the Google Launchpad Design Sprint Startup Acceleration Program and to take part in a Coaching process led by IE Business School. On the first day of the event are scheduled speed dating sessions between companies and 30 investors that will serve as a first approach to potential capital injection opportunities that lead companies to grow and reach their full potential.
These are the 20 startups that will be on the stage of the Colombia Startup & Investor Summit:
Tekus It is a company specialized in the automation of digital internal/external communications through software totally web, centralized and in real time that allows to increase up to 83% the impact of its corporative communications
Alkilautos.com It is a mobility-by-demand solution focused on renting vehicles from the best renters without hidden charges.
Amis It is the first artificial intelligence technology, which measures, analyzes and strengthens the educational quality of schools.
Angel App It is the tool that provides accompaniment, protection and education in the digital life of your children.
Backstartup It is a company that automates the incorporation and the legal and accounting back office of small companies with great ambitions.
Broota It is a platform of crowdfunding that allows people to invest in startups in a simple, agile and diversified way.
Cronology It is a company dedicated to the manufacture of organic mineral paper based on recycled PET, which does not use trees or water in its manufacture.
Fitpal It is the fitness subscription of the future. Paying a monthly fee, users attend thousands of classes in hundreds of gyms.
GoMusic It is a multi-screen OTT platform for distribution via streaming in high definition of concerts, recitals and live shows and VOD.
Innpactia It is a network that multiplies the connections between public and social impact ventures, and its potential financiers.
Latin Hosts It is a technology and service company that gives the hosts a platform to provide unforgettable experiences to their guests.
Leal It is a loyalty program that allows businesses in LATAM to identify, retain and reward their best customers.
Liftit Connect real time to companies/users with the largest cargo marketplace in Colombia.
Masblu It is a technological platform that allows mobile users to consume digital goods and services with cash.
Mobijob It is a mobile App that promotes the use of cellular as a work tool allowing you to earn extra money from anyone who downloads and captures information in stores and homes for brands, so that they can know what is happening in the field of A fast, accurate and economical way.
NIDOO It is a platform that connects people who have an extra parking space with those who need one.
SiembraViva It transforms the supply chain from a new relationship between the final consumer and the small farmer. In our e-commerce platform, customers personalize the healthy foods they receive at the door of their home.
Synapbox It is a tool that through different technologies, simplifies market research and consumer intelligence for companies.
Weeshing It is the first platform that allows fans to invest in their favorite bands, we act as an intermediary between concert promoters and fans/investors.
Zomoz It is a community of people who share their hobbies and professions, creating unique experiences for local and foreign tourists.
Colombia Startup & Investor Summit 2017 It will take place on September 29th in the facilities of the Chamber of Commerce of Bogotá, Sede saltpeter. The event is supported by some of the most important investors and representatives of the Government and private industry such as Telefónica, Wayra, IE Business School, the Chamber of Commerce of Bogotá, the Fundación Bolívar Davivienda, KREAB Colombia, Google. CO Internet, SENA, free market, Innpulsa Colombia, Uniandinos and Pappcorn.