Intercontinental Startup Battle, Silicon Valley,
April 27, 2018
The Winner of the Intercontinental Startup Battle in San Francisco is a Medical Startup!
Within the framework of the business tour to Silicon Valley the professional network Startup.Network held the Intercontinental Startup Battle in San-Francisco on April 26th. We have now conducted more than 100 investment battles in different countries, and this event became one of the most interesting and fascinating.
Nine teams took part in the Intercontinental Startup Battle, which passed the rigorous preliminary selection.
On the judges’ panel of the Intercontinental Startup Battle were: Artem Burachenok – Partner at Flint Capital; Leonard Grayver – Partner at Greenberg, Whitcombe, Takeuchi, Gibson & Grayver, LLP; Alexander Soroka - CEO&Founder at Startup.Network; Daniel Stolyarov - Investment Director AlmazCapital; Sergey Patsko – Angel investor. Co-founder PV Seed Fund I; Christina Trampota - Managing Partner, CGM Squared; Kate Seledets - Seed Program Manager, 500 Startups; Jose’ De Dios - Angel investor, mentor in the Startups Showcase Group; Alex Koloskov - investor, founder of Photigy.com; Molly Doyle - Senior Advisor, United States Agency for International Development (USAID); Sudhir Kadam - a serial entrepreneur, mentor; Angelo Del Priore - partner at HP Tech Ventures.
In the first part of the Intercontinental Startup Battle, by tradition, a panel discussion was held , the participants of which were: Artem Burachenok, Daniel Stolyarov, Angelo Del Priore and Kate Seledets, and the moderator - Alexander Soroka.
The experts talked on an actual topic “Relocation of startup teams from all over the world to Silicon Valley”.
The leader in terms of numbers of votes was PhysioCue.
PhysioCue developed an antihypertensive therapy device that combines the biosensor (PPG & ECG) technology for measuring blood pressure from the fingers, record and transmit the data via the Physiocue app.
The results of judges’ voting are following:
First place: PhysioCue - 3, 82
Second place: AURA - 3, 64
Third place: LimpidArmor - 3, 36
Fourth place: Raccon.World - 3, 09
Fifth place: Your Trader! - 3, 00
Sixth place: Crypto Payment System and YouToken - 2, 27
Seventh place: Future Cannabis - 2, 18
Eighth place: Lonje - 1, 91
Our sincere congratulations to the winner of the Intercontinental Startup Battle - PhysioCue!
We’re sure that it was a truly excellent experience for all participants. They received recommendations from Silicon Valley investors and mentors, and got acquainted with representatives of local venture funds.
The Startup.Network team is very grateful to 500 Startups for help in organising the event.
To all participants of the Intercontinental Startup Battle we wish good luck and realization of their projects in the future!
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