LeWeb in London – The Start-Up competition

LeWeb London 2012 Start-Up Competition

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“LeWeb continues its proud tradition of bringing the very best global startups together in its Startup Competition  for the London event on June 19-20 2012.  We are looking for the the most exciting and innovative startups developing real time applications for the mobile marketplace.”

June 19th – Plenary 2

Livestreaming of the  of the competition took place and a selection of videos can be found on LeWeb’s YouTube channel. Here’s the introduction to the competition by Ben Metcalfe


LeWeb have got together a playlist of all the semifinalists which can be accessed via their YouTube Channel here

The semifinalists are:

The running order for day 1 is :

June 19th – Plenary 2

10.00-11.10 Session 1

  • 10.00

Introduction by Ben Metcalfe, Host, LeWeb London Start-Up Competition

Judges:

Bindi Karia, VC/Emerging Business Lead, Microsoft Corporation

Gary Shainberg

Todor Tashev, Investment Partner, Omidyar Network

  • 10.11-10.22 Company 1 – NearNote
  • 10.26-10.37 Company 2 – Medopad Ltd.
  • 10.41-10.52 Company 3 – Runnr
  • 10.56-11.07 Company 4 -Hojoki

11.20-12.20 Session 2

Judges:

Jon Bradford, MD, Springboard

Edward J. Kaczmarek, III, Director of Innovation, Customer Experiences, Kraft      Foods

Rohan Silva, Senior Policy Adviser to the Prime Minister, No10 Downing Street

  • 11.21-11.32 Company 5 – Blippar
  • 11.36-11.47 Company 6 –ND Interactive
  • 11.51-12.02 Company 7 –Millenoki Ltd.
  • 12.06-12.17 Company 8 – Smarchive

12.30– 14.30  LUNCH BREAK

14.30-15.40 Session 3

Judges:

Jessica Powell, Chief Marketing Officer, Badoo

Reshma Sohoni, Partner, Seedcamp

Jose Valles, Head of BlueVia.com, Telefonica Digital

  • 14.41-14.52 Company 9 – Warmbreeze Studios AB
  • 14.56-15.07 Company 10 –Explorence
  • 15.11-15.22 Company 11 – Vimention
  • 15.26-15.37 Company 12- Appafone

16.00-17.15 Session 4

Judges:

Eric Archambeau, General Partner, Wellington Partners

Sherry Coutu, Former CEO & Angel Investor

Andrew Humphries, Tech City Champion, Tech City UK

  • 16.11-16.22 Company 13 –BusyFlow
  • 16.26-16.37 Company 14 – VeryLastRoom
  • 16.41-16.52 Company 15 – Teleportd
  • 16.56-17.07 Company 16 – Wezzoo