10 best STARTER teams at UT Delta Economics Conference
Each student team has 3 minutes to pitch their idea to judges who have 5 min for questions and comments. This time the judges are Kuldar Leis, Vaido Mikheim and Jüri Tarkpea.
Here are the TOP 10 Kaleidoskoop teams
A Story- App for teaching storytelling to 5-9 year old children who have difficulties in acquiring storytelling skill
Akvalabs- Automated aquaponic systems for the food production industry, which allows utilizing waste of aquaculture farms.
Brand Student Company- Hair styling and repaying products made from natural ingredients.
ECO RACE- Game helping to learn how to consume reasonably.
Futuclass- Virtual reality game where players solve interesting and fun pre-made science puzzles and learn by doing
ImmobiTech- High quality novel multiwell systems for internal reflection microscopy with glass surfaces that are capable of immobilizing biomolecules and microorganisms like viruses.
io_developers- App-controlled optical eyeglasses enabling to adjust focus.
Produktiivsusklubi- Productivity training courses
Quantofin- Online platform for traders to protect their investment with an AI-powered risk management engine.
S.A.N.I.- Trustworthy platform for students looking for rental apartments
Top 10 teams will compete to win awards:
- A chance to pitch their idea at the University Startup World Cup in Copenhagen
- A chance to pitch their idea at sTARTUp Day 2020 STARTER Finals
- Free tickets to business festival sTARTUp Day 2020
- Tartu city government financial award
The Starter programme business ideas competition is funded by the European Social Fund.
Kaleidoskoop Finalists announced
For the first time in almost two years the student business ideas comperitionm Kaleidoskoop pre-selection was held in person again. The student teams presented their business ideas during the 3-minute pitch. The jury selected five teams that will present their ideas at the international business festival sTARTUp Day on August 26.
Mentors’ feedback helped the STARTER teams flourish
Mentor Feedback Carousel is one of the most valued parts of the STARTERtartu programme. This year it took place in Spark HUB on the 24th of March. Teams met up with experienced mentors in different fields to get vital feedback on their idea.