Here are the 5 finalists that will compete at the IBM SmartCamp Barcelona Kickstart event on Oct. 31st.
Catchoom creates and sells high-performance cloud-based visual recognition technology to ISVs, independent developers and software integrators so they can provide robust revenue-generating solutions to their customers in gaming, advertising, publishing, e-commerce and other industries. Catchoom enables its customers to build large-scale high-performance platforms and apps that leverage visual recognition to effectively increase revenues, amplify brand awareness, improve end-user experience and connect physical objects with the digital world. Catchoom is an award-winning VC-funded spin-off of Telefónica Digital, and offers its solution to Augmented Reality market leaders such as Layar.
PanamNav is the definitive solution to authenticate space/time anywhere in the world and provides the key to fostering economy in the 21st century. When you need a trusted position in social networks or safe shopping with a mobile wallet, when you need safe banking, data exchange and safe stock markets operations, when you need reliable telecom service, safe power grids and smooth road tolling in smart cities… PanamNav will be by your side, to provide trust and reliability in human relationships.
Quadrigram is a data visualization software oriented to businesses and analysts who need to add a layer of visual intelligence to their information; that “last mile” that allows users to monitor, analyze, and communicate their insights in an innovative and unique way.
Social-Buy.com develops smart B2B Solutions to connect social media and e-commerce. Their solutions provide capabilities to customize and improve the social experience of customers, allowing companies to improve their market segmentation and incorporating new business intelligence data and increasing conversion rates, average ticket and time permanence in the store. Social-buy.com aims to become this year’s European leader in social commerce for the new generation of on-line business.
SuperTruper is a technology company focused on developing mobile solutions, both smart phones and tablets. Their applications are revolutionary in m-commerce (price comparison and online Sales) and m-health: [blind]smile allows blind and visually impaired people to identify and remember products, which also helps people in early-stage Alzheimer’s other degenerative diseases to orient and live in their own house, improving their autonomy and quality of life. All applications are built on the same framework developed in-house to create their own applications or third-party licensing mode. They have proprietary DB of over 1,000,000 products that allows them to offer quick and consistent information services for all types of retail companies. Their solutions are easily scalable, multi-language volume, and ready for internationalization.