The winners of The World Startup Motion Competitors, a part of the GITEX 2017, had been introduced yesterday and two Lebanese startups clinched two out of the six prizes awarded. Modeo walked away with probably the most disruptive startup concept and $15Okay in money whereas Cherpa received the perfect youth startup and $15Okay in money as nicely.
It’s price noting that over 200 startups utilized to the competitors and solely 17 made it to the finals! Congrats to each and to Velocity@BDD which organized the delegation to GITEX Future Stars 2017 and introduced collectively 13 Lebanese-founded startups.
Extra concerning the profitable startups:
Modeo: a brand new modular do-it-yourself furnishings answer based mostly on a cellular software enabling everybody to customise, visualize, and order interlocking modular elements which might be very simple to assemble.
Cherpa: an internet platform that teaches robotics and electronics to youth in a enjoyable and interactive approach. From constructing and coding tasks to interacting with digital missions, Cherpa is introducing a brand new dimension that reshapes the world of robotics.