With just two weeks to go until the 8th BizSpark European Summit, I thought I’d give you a sneak preview of the fifteen start-ups who will be pitching to our panels of investors and other VIP judges on June 7th in London.
Post by Ruud de Jonge, Director Developer & Platform Evangelism of Microsoft in the Netherlands
It’s kind of a cliché to say that choosing just fifteen was hard, but believe me, it was. Year-on-year, the calibre of the start-ups who apply to the event just continues to rise. So while Europe may be going through a period of economical turmoil, that doesn’t seem to be stopping entrepreneurs having great ideas. Of course, making sure that they have the support they need to survive is a whole other matter.
Our final fifteen represent a wide geography, from Finland to Greece, from Russia to Israel and across all kinds of markets, including games, healthcare, retail and a whole host of productivity tools. Mobile apps and cloud solutions are well-represented too. So, in alphabetical order, a drum-roll please for: