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