Winding up its fifth destination, IBM Global Entrepreneurship Program (GEP) has announced the winners for its SmartCamp Vizag edition.
The startups were judged by Murali Krishna Gannamani, MD of Phoenix IT Solutions, Krishnan Sundararajan, Plan Director & Research Head of IBM Vizag Progress Lab and Ravi Director, Eswarapu & VP – Procedures at Pena4 Tech Solutions.
IBM SmartCamp 2015 is actually a startup problem in which startups message to VCs, IBM executives and government executives. The Global Entrepreneur Plan (GEP) was launched a year ago by IBM, with an try to give thorough and strong community resources to generate collaborative cloud invention for startups.
Now GEP will be located at seven different startup locations (towns) including Kochi, Hyderabad, Chennai, Visakhapatnam, Ahmedabad, Pune, Mumbai, Bangalore and Delhi, started from September 8, 2015.
Out of seven locations, startups have been already picked by IBM from five centers viz. Kochi Chennai, Pune and Vizag.
The start-ups may compete in regional finals that’ll be kept in Delhi Mumbai and Bangalore after receiving picked from all of the eight cities.
The big event may culminate having a final showdown when six startups that are top can pitch to prestigious VCs (e.g. Nexus Efforts, Intel Ventures, Seedfund, Tank Efforts and Ravi Gururaj) in Bangalore.