Turkey acted as the regional hub for the competition with applicants from 14 different countries. The winner was from Romania, Skin Scan Company offering solutions for Smarter Healthcare.

Skin Scan was founded by Romania’s leading mathematicians, dermatologists and computer engineers, offers a cloud infrastructure for medical histories of the patients and the doctors, and aims to provide consultancy with their services present anywhere anytime when needed by using the mobile devices more. Skin Scan’s application currently works on iPhone without the need of any additional hardware. The application enables users to scan the moles in their bodies and measure the skin cancer threat levels.

E- Masary Company won the People’s Vote Award, in an online vote via social media on IBM’s ASmarterPlanet.com blog. During the event, companies such as METUTECH-BAN (Technopolis Technology Investors’ Association), Marjinal Porter Novelli Agencya, Startupbootcamp and Endeavor Turkey also granted various awards for the finalists.

The event was held at the Sait Halim Paşa Palace and investors, companies, independent consultants, NGOs that focus on entrepreneurship and leaders of both private sector and public sector companies attended. The guest speaker was Murat Sahin, Orijinal Organization, Logistics and Consulting Company, Founding Partner of. Orijinal was the first company in Turkey to set up a private transportation and shuttle services company in Turkey and also engaged in numerous agreements and advantage programs with the leading banks in the country. Sahin talked about his company’s success story in details.

Many thanks to all the partners and congratulations to all the contestants who demonstrated real passion and strong business experience. We are very optimistic for the future of SmartCamp Istanbul.