SFZGB2017 winners have been announced! Winning teams received educational, mentoring, technical, infrastructural as well as financial support worth EUR 100.000.
For the past 10 weeks our teams have been developing their innovative ideas with a special focus on the following thematic areas: Smart Energy, Smart Living – Silver Economy, Smart Mobility and Smart Tourism. On Demo Day, which was held last Saturday, December 16, at the Technology Park Zagreb, teams pitched their innovative solutions before an expert evaluation team.
Demo Day’s evaluation team was made up of six members: Frane Šesnić, CEO of the Development Agency Zagreb, Mirjana Zubak, Head of the City of Zagreb Office for EU Programmes and Projects, Thomas Offner, PwC Germany startup expert, Paulo Andrez, European angel investor and President Emeritus of EBAN, Dejan Donev, Head of Digital Transformation at Erste Bank, and Antonio Grginović, President of DALEKOVOD Poland.
The winners of the second cycle of the Startup Factory Zagreb Program are:
DIVAN - a free service for event discovery in Zagreb.
FLOW - an innovative system that regulates traffic in the city by collecting information about the number of vehicles through the sensors set up at the intersections and by using hardware module sending them to the server.
HUBBIG - a marketplace for logistics that connects carriers with their clients. A digital platform for intermodal cargo transport that optimizes business processes in logistics, document flow management and provides cargo tracking.
MODULOS - a new approach to furniture, made to bring a fresh new take into the concept of a work surface.
PICKUP SOLUTIONS - the quickest self-checkout solution for urban grocery stores. Smart shopping baskets provide a way for customers to scan products as they go through the store, and the checkout comes down to automatic security check and the payment.
TRAKBAR - PAMETNI BAR – a smart business intelligence service for small and medium bars and restaurants that helps with everyday decision making. Trakbar gives accurate predictions, supported by artificial intelligence, that enables bar and restaurant owners to be proactive and run their businesses in a more efficient way.
Congratulations to all Startup Factory Zagreb program participants and especially our brand new winners! We wish everyone best of luck with their exciting business ventures.
Special thanks to the City of Zagreb, mentors, partners and friends of Startup Factory Zagreb program for their commitment, contribution and support. A warm thanks to Medvedgrad Brewery for taking part in festivities following announcement of winners.