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Published on: May 21, 2013
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The 16 finalists of LeWeb London startup competion have been revealed: http://pr.co/p/000zyg
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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. The famous competition will recognize 3 young companies that have developed real time applications for the mobile marketplace.
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The ninth LeWeb Conference held in Paris last December once again brought together over 3,500 business owners, entrepreneurs, investors, bloggers and tech enthusiasts from 78 countries to take part in Europe’s biggest event dedicated to the web industry.

Following the success of the annual Paris event, organisers Geraldine and Loic Le Meur launched the second edition of LeWeb summer session in London with a central theme : « Sharing Economy ».

LeWeb continues its proud tradition of bringing the very best global startups together in its Startup Competition  for the London event.  The famous competition will recognize 3 young companies that have developed real time applications for the mobile marketplace.  

The 16 finalists, selected from over 500 applications, just have been revealed:

Cozy Cloud http://www.cozycloud.cc France

Crypho http://www.crypho.com Norway

Foodzai http://foodzai.com Portugal

Genetrainer http://www.genetrainer.com UK

Good Night Lamp http://www.goodnightlamp.com UK

MyPermissions http://mypermissions.com Israel

Ooshot http://ooshot.com France & UK

Pace4Life http://www.pace4life.org UK

Pricing Assistant http://www.pricingassistant.com France

ShakeChat http://shakechat.com Italy

Studemia http://www.studemia.com Sweden

theThings IO 
http://thethings.io Spain

Timerepublik http://www.timerepublik.com Switzerland

Toogethr http://www.toogethr.com Netherlands

VineUp (UK) http://www.vineup.com UK

We can be heroes http://wecanbehero.es US

 The 16 finalists will be invited to come defend their application June 5 and 6 at LeWeb London. The 3 winners will receive their prizes on stage June 6.

To be eligible to take part in the LeWeb Startup Competition, companies must:

  • •    Have less than €1.5M (US$2M) of investment
  • •    Address either consumer or business users
  • •    Have a major announcement at LeWeb'13 London

The LeWeb'13 London StartUp Competition is sponsored by HP and organized in collaboration with GuideWire

http://www.guidewirelabs.com/

 About LeWeb: LeWeb Paris is Europe's number one event for the web industry. By December 2012, LeWeb London+Paris gathered 5000 participants from 80 countries

In December 2013, LeWeb was acquired by Reed MIDEM, a leading organiser of international tradeshows and conferences.

For the second year, LeWeb is 2 "rendez-vous" LeWeb is an exceptional entrepreneurial gathering, with hundreds of Internet startups and companies, leaders, innovators, venture capitalists, journalists, bloggers on stage and within the room.

LeWeb London will take place June 5-6, 2013 in Central Hall Westminster.

For more information, please visit http://london.leweb.co/