In Dublin, Web Summit 2015, SmartAgriFood startup Connecterra was chosen as the top startup for 2015 in the Alpha category. Web Summit is the largest tech and startup event in Europe and one of the largest worldwide with over 30K attendees and 2K startups.
Over three days, Connecterra progressed three rounds to beat 200 startups from the world over to gain the top spot. The Jury comprising of senior executives from Andreessen Horowitz, Intel Capital and Audi were impressed with our vision and disruption capability and core technology platform.
The official blog post can be found here.
Connecterra are producing a "fitbit" for cows using FIWARE technology. The fit bit analyses real time movements of cattle to help imporve farm productivity.
The SmartAgriFood accelerator is jointly managed by EBN and 3 member BIC's - BIC Euronova, SEBIC and TVT are heaviliy involved in the accelerator providing business developemnt and mentoring support.
Associated project: Creating smart apps and services for smart Agriculture
Associated member: Toulon Var Technologies
Published on 09-11-2015 00:00 by Isobel Fletcher. 3167 page views
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