What do you do when you work in a lab that has invested thousands in high-tech equipment but is still recording its findings in a three-ring binder? Most people might think to themselves, “there should be a better way to do this,” and then forget about it. But not Maarten […]
At the IBM SmartCamp Global Finals on Feb. 7th, IBM was happy to welcome not only business leaders and entrepreneurs in the audience, but many students as well. Here is a piece about the event written by MBA candidate Jamie Murphey from CUNY Baruch Zicklin School of Business. When I […]
The second day of the IBM SmartCamp Global Finals, Feb 6th 2013, was an intense day for all of our finalists. The morning kicked off with a presentation by Albert Lee, Managing Director of IDEO, on the importance of “design,” that is, tapping into human creativity to foster innovation and […]
Today was Day 1 of the IBM SmartCamp Global Finals, a three-day event which kicked off today with a Master Class for the eight startup finalists, featuring a powerhouse lineup of guest speakers. The goal of the day was to provide the finalists with insights and advice on tackling various […]
Meet StreetLight Data, a geospatial analytics startup from California and co-winner of the IBM SmartCamp North American Regional. They’ll be competing for the title IBM Entrepreneur of the Year next month in NYC, Feb. 5-7! This is part 5 of 8 in our Meet the Global Finalists series. Register for […]
Meet QuintessenceLabs, an Australian startup and co-winner of the Asian Regional SmartCamp in Beijing. This is Part 1 of 8 in our Meet the Global Finalists series, stay tuned as we get to know all the contenders! 1. Briefly, what is your company’s solution, how does it work, and where […]
What does an IBM SmartCamp look like? Check out this video recap of last month’s EMEA SmartCamp Regional Final in Berlin to catch a glimpse of what it’s like to be at one of IBM’s exciting SmartCamp events!
Tracksale is an online post-sale tool for companies to monitor customer satisfaction and loyalty. Tracksale gets feedback about the customer experience through highly simplified online surveys, generating reports in real time, contributing to the evolution of the company and their products and services. Tracksale will compete against the five other […]
As we approach next week’s Latin American SmartCamp Regional Finals and get to know our six finalists, our understanding of these young startups might be improved if we have a broader understanding of the economic environments from which they emerged. Here we will specifically take a look at Mexico, one […]
Less than a month ago until the LAST SmartCamp event of the year! Get ready for our Latin America Regional Finals December 5th and 6th in Brazil. There’ll be a great lineup of startup finalists who will compete for a chance to move on to the Global Finals in February.