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IBM SmartCamp: Scale – Who won and what these global founders learned from a week in Silicon Valley

Six startups flew to San Francisco last week to participate as finalists in IBM SmartCamp: Scale, a pitch competition for growing startups in partnership with angel investor Jason Calacanis and his media organization LAUNCH. Each startup would have four minutes to pitch their company on stage at LAUNCH Scale to an audience and a...  Continue reading IBM SmartCamp: Scale – Who won and what these global founders learned from a week in Silicon Valley

IBM SmartCamp: Scale – Meet the 6 startup finalists!

IBM and our partner LAUNCH are recognizing six IBM Global Entrepreneur members from around the world as top innovators by giving them an opportunity to demo and pitch at LAUNCH Scale on November 14th. The six finalists were chosen from sixty startups that were nominated by IBMers across the globe. Finalists...  Continue reading IBM SmartCamp: Scale – Meet the 6 startup finalists!

CarForce, the connected car company, wins IBM SmartCamp and more partnering with IBM Global Entrepreneur

IBM SmartCamp is now taking applications in 30 global cities. Click here to apply to pitch your solution. The CarForce success story. According to Gartner, by 2020 there will be 250 million connected cars on the road. Auto manufactures have been building cars with connected capabilities for decades with services like real-time traffic updates and...  Continue reading CarForce, the connected car company, wins IBM SmartCamp and more partnering with IBM Global Entrepreneur

Digital Music Platform sees 2x growth in less than a month with the support of IBM Global Entrepreneur

IBM SmartCamp is now taking applications in 30 global cities. Click here to apply to pitch your solution. The Bquate success story. [caption id="attachment_7382" align="alignnone" width="300"] CEO and Founder of Bquate, Yoly Avalos[/caption] The music industry is constantly reinventing itself and finding new ways to survive as consumer consumption models rapidly evolve. Yoly Avalos...  Continue reading Digital Music Platform sees 2x growth in less than a month with the support of IBM Global Entrepreneur