10 startups joining Startupbootcamp Istanbul Class of 2016 revealed

10 startups joining Startupbootcamp Istanbul Class of 2016 revealed

30-Jun-2016 by Goktug Gedik

Now in its 3rd year, Startupbootcamp Istanbul has selected 10 outstanding startups to join it’s intense 3-month acceleration program.

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The 10 selected startups were chosen from over 830 applicants from 223 cities that applied during 3 months of recruitment.

Startupbootcamp Istanbul Class of 2016

What happened at Selection Days 2016?

The Startupbootcamp Istanbul Selection Days took place over 2 days this week and involved 29 startups, during which over 100+ investors and business experts mentored the teams by honing their pitch, developing their business model, and exploring ways to expand their market share.

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Selected Teams of 2016

Here are the 10 selected teams of Startupbootcamp Istanbul 2016 Program:

Airpost – Kyrgyzstan

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World’s first hydrogen fuel cell powered autonomous drone system for mail and cargo delivery; 3 times faster and cost efficient.

Botler – United Arab Emirates

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Messaging based intelligent digital personal assistant using Human Assisted Artificial Intelligence to conveniently access on-demand services such as travel, entertainment, food & beverage, and e-commerce.

Composy – Bulgaria

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Algorithmic music composer to enrich any digital content with unique and affordable background audio.

ECG for Everybody – Serbia

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IOT based healthcare device to remotely monitor the heart for early diagnosis and post hospital treatment screening.

Human Electric – Greece

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IOT based parking guidance and occupancy management solution to find nearest parking and to retrieve a vehicle in large car parks.

Moodnode – Poland

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Plug and play IOT based solution to intelligently manage your home lighting for personalization and energy efficiency.

Slothes – Turkey

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Slothes is a smart clothing company that merges textiles with embedded technology to create functional products for fitness, safety, and outdoor activities.

Testributor – Greece

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Continuous Integration platform allowing software developers to utilize their local machines to run automated testing procedures faster and more conveniently.

Umut Biotechnology – Turkey

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Population and ethnicity-specific genetic risk assessment test using DNA biomarkers for breast cancer.

VRex – Georgia

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Virtual Reality content platform offering 360-degree tours of destinations and hotels to help millions of tourists make more informed travel decisions and plans.

Here is a short video of what what was it like to be here on Selection Days:

When does the program start?

Startupbootcamp Istanbul kicks off on August 1, 2016 when the startups from countries will relocate to Istanbul. Over 3 months they will receive extensive mentoring from over 200 entrepreneurs, investors, and corporate partners in addition to six months of free office space, over €500K worth in partner services, €15,000 seed funding per team and funding up to €250K through StartersHub.

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The program concludes on Nov 15th with Demo Day where the startups will pitch to over 200+ investors and partners.

For more info about the startups or the program, you follow us on Twitter via @sbcIstanbul

Goktug Gedik