Startup Weekend Christchurch 2018 Wrap Up

Congratulations to everyone who helped to make the 6th Startup Weekend in Christchurch a reality.  Thanks to all the sponsors, volunteers, mentors, supporters and attendees.  The event was held on the weekend of 4th - 6th of May 2018 at GreenHouse in the Innovation Precinct.

Teams

Seven teams competed at the finale held at Vodafone Xone on Sunday 6th May 2018.  The winning teams were; 1st Find The Gap, 2nd FitWick, and 3rd After Pass. 

 
 Final presentations @ Vodafone xone

Final presentations @ Vodafone xone

 Winning team: Find The Gap

Winning team: Find The Gap

Find The Gap (Winner)

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Find The Gap helps match people looking for a last minute hair and beauty treatment with available "gaps" in salon schedules.

George, Hai, Jacob, James, Sean, Stephen, Udit.

FitWick (2nd place)

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FitWick solves the problem of smelly gym clothes by providing a daily laundry service for gym goers.

Team: Carl, Jason, Kate, Ahsan, Milena, Nathan, Rima

After Pass (3rd Place)

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After Pass provides the most advanced security for cryptocurrency keys to ensure your most valuable digital assets.

Team: Amr, Benedikt, James, Jamie, Joel, Julia, Kaushik, Stephan.

EntreKid$

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EntreKid$ is creating a board game to help teachers and parents to educate young people about entrepreneurship.

Team: Grace, Hamidreza, Keren, Peter, Serena

Eventist

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Eventist is creating heroes out of organisers of corporate social events.

Team: Duncan, Owen, Raj, Safe, Tracy.

PanicAttack (Safer)

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PanicAttack's Safer product provides law enforcement and emergency services with location data and live video.

Team: Chris, Edwin, Henry, Peiyi, Rama, Taurus.

ShareMyRide

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ShareMyRide is a carpooling application that is powerful but simple to use.

Team: Guillaume, Helen, Kade, Kyle, Max, Srinath

Sponsors

Thanks to sponsors; Christ's College, GreenHouse, UC Centre for Entrepreneurship, ChristchurchNZ, Grant Thornton, Sourced, iwantmyname, and Ministry of Awesome.

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