Winners of the Week

Designer – Adobe Creative Jam

  • Poke the Bear

Bio/Med – MedStartr Pitch Fest

  • Hear biotech startups do their best 5 minute pitch to investors and fellow entrepreneurs in a pitch competition organized by MedStartr
  • Crowd voted fav – Kinaptic – Joseph Curcio
  • 2nd Place – Glyconmedics – Nick Gorgani
  • 1st Place – Cellanyx – Ashok Chander

CleanTech – Green Pitch Slam

San Diego is a hub of CleanTech innovation, which was demonstrated by the exciting Green Pitch Slam event held yesterday! We are very excited to present the top 3 winners of this extremely close competition.

  • 3rd Place – VOR
  • 2nd Place – Aquam
  • 1st place – Icarus

CleanTech / CyberSecurity – Smart Cities Hackathon

These contestants put together an app that will help solve problems with traffic, parking, public safety, urban planning, and environmental challenges.

  • 3rd Place ($500) – Changuen Park
    • Created a Parking Optimization App
  • 2nd Place ($1,000) – Rauhmel Fox
    • Created an app to help report possible drunk drivers
  • 1st Place ($2,000) – Daniel Heriman
    • Created an app to help business owners find the ideal location for their storefront

Future – IoT Challenge

Contestants were given gadgets, hardware, sensors, etc to create something extraordinary.

  • 5th Place – Coffeebot, Neelima Sharma
  • 4th Place – Team Tosti, Ashley Khor & Andrew Lam
  • 3rd Place – GoCane, Andrew Cadwallander
  • 2nd Place – Beybi Tracker, Burak Dugan
  • 1st Place – Letsrobot.tv, Jose Montraverde
Winners received Windows Azure Passes

Social – Founders Fight Club

  • Chad Trytten of Koriist

Developer – Mindtouch / AWS – Serverless Hackathon’

“We had 10 teams create a running text-based adventure engine as an Alexa Skill application complete with voice prompts and original story within 2h30. It was fun. It was awesome. It was epic!”

  • LambdaSharp