4YFN Americas Awards Finale III: AR / VR Startups


The Fourth Industrial Revolution

Date & Time

Thursday, 14 Sep 2017

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

The 4YFN Americas Awards is a pitching competition aimed at finding the best digital startup at the event. Each day, 5 finalists who have been selected from over 100 applications, will pitch their product/service on stage in front of a live audience that will include investors, business executives, entrepreneurs, government officials, press and event attendees.
AR/VR  Startups:
Valkyrie Industries Ltd (London, UK) offers a scalable novel platform to deliver realistic feeling of touch to virtual & augmented simulations and beyond.
Broomx Technologies (Barcelona, Spain) offers immersive 4D projections and a content platform to enjoy VR in real spaces without using individual headsets.
Ascape VR (San Francisco, USA) is the first ever travel agency for virtual reality trips connecting travel brands to VR creators and travel lovers. Ascape is for those with a 'wanderlust gene' looking for travel inspiration and people who cannot travel in real life like those with disabilities, retirees, low income and even kids. 
Mobipromo (Hong Kong, China) sets the industry benchmarks globally by providing the most advanced and comprehensive range of Big Data, in-session advertising and security of any WiFi marketing system available. 
EasyVirtualFair (Madrid, Spain) event organizers, marketers, universities, medical associations… everyone can create an expo 100% online and reach the same goals.
The overall winner announcement will take place Thursday 14th at 15:45 in the SORACOM Theatre.
AR/VR  Jury:
Drew Ianni, Founder & CEO @ M2 Events LLC
Adam Zuckerman, Director, Ventures & Innovation @ Discovery Communications
Chris Rogers, Partner @ Lumia Capital Partners
Mary Jo Potter, General Partner @ Keiretsu Capital
Todd Marks, Founder & CEO @ Mindgrub