CitySpark Christmas Marketplace Final!
Thursday, 3 December 2015 from 18:00 to 21:00 (GMT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Come see the stage one winners of this year's CitySpark competition!
(and eat a mince pie or two)
It is that time of the year when we look at the great ideas that have been submitted to the first stage of CitySpark and we select the winners that will share the £3750 prize pot!
Join colleagues, students, alumni, local entrepreneurs and business experts and talk to our finalists' about the customer problems they have identified and what they would do to solve them.
Each finalist will be given their own market stall to present their idea and you can go around and talk to all of them!
Matt Barrie, CEO of Freelancer.com, will be our special guest for the evening. Freelancer.com is the world’s leading freelancing and crowdsourcing marketplace with more than 17 million users and Matt is an award winning entrepreneur, technologist and lecturer, having won numerous awards, including being named the inaugural BRW Entrepreneur of the Year in 2011, and one of the 11 most influential Australians in IT by SmartCompany.
Trip Talk - a utility app, a virtual box that collects all the best moments related to an experience that you live. Triptalk then turns them into a story you can treasure, go back to and share with whomever you want.
Easy Farm opens agricultural opportunities to people and companies by connecting them to land owners, companies that rent equipment and other stakeholders of the agro industry.
Woof Woof, Walkies! - dog walkers take the lead to combat inactivity and loneliness amongst older people - a (GPS) taggy dog story
FaVTaP - a dynamic tool that can provide prompt and continuous feedback to managers on implemented initiatives and can be customized by employees to maximize their commitment.
Revolutionary & secure product that gives you instantaneous access to funds. Borrow up to 100 pounds at a 0-5 % interest rate, pay back within 1-7 days.
Binta's Kitchen produces a delicious bottled Tomato & Red pepper sauce with rich Nigerian flavours born out of passion for food.
Ocean Energy Advisors will raise equity and debt for tidal power projects by enabling government-backed business interruption insurance to reduce risk, without undue grant funding upfront.
Eatsafe is an app and website that collates restaurant allergen data and filters it to provide an allergy restricted menu for customers.
A platform facilitating parents in the search for low cost and flexible musical instrument teaching provided by musically talented and DBS checked individuals
A bridge between creators, curators and consumers of the creative industries. The space between on and offline artistic communities.
‘Monetize Fashion’ is a one - stop - shop that allows anyone to start, grow and develop their own clothing brand, with no capital or prior industry knowledge required.
Set up charging points for electric vehicles in petrol stations and parking lots and power them with solar panels installed on the rooftop.
Lifeline wristband is designed to detect irregular heartbeats, in vulnerable patients and alert family members via an app or text message.
BookBall is an on demand booking service for sports facilities, offering a complete solution for both consumer and business through tailored reservation software.
Making hoodies out of leftover fabric.
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CityStarters is a institution-wide initiative run by the City, University of London to inspire the next generation of student startups and make it the UK's best place for kick-ass student entrepreneurs.