WYTH ranks fourth in the BoldBrain Start-up Challenge and wins a prize of 10,000 chf
December 4, 2020
WYTH ranks 4th in Boldbrain Start Up Challenge 2020 by winning a prize of 10,000 francs.
148 applications for the third edition of the Ticino contest, 20 ideas selected to start the acceleration program and in the final WYTH ranks fourth overall among the Start-Ups.
The acceleration process began last September 4th and ended yesterday December 3rd, with the awards ceremony.
Boldbrain Startup Challenge the accelerator in Ticino for innovative startups in the initial phase, organized by the AGIRE Foundation | Tecnopolo Ticino with the collaboration of the CP Start-Up, has chosen the 20 best innovative ideas present throughout the territory.
In recent months, the selected StartUps have had the opportunity to develop and perfect their project thanks to workshops and the support of expert coaches.
After passing the first selection phase, WYTH was selected by a regional jury among the top 10 start-ups, thus gaining access to the final. On 2 December, the national jury included WYTH among the 5 having access to the Investors Day, during which it had the opportunity to present the project to 100 of the most important investors in Switzerland. The national jury also assigned the fourth place in the overall standings, unveiled later during the awards ceremony which was held online on December 3 at 19:00.
During these weeks, in addition to competing for the Boldbrain challenge, WYTH was selected for the start-up program of the Web Summit. Only 10% of the applicant start-ups have been included together with the best start-ups in the world to participate in dedicated events of the Lisbon Web Summit - defined by Forbes as "the best tech conference on the planet", at the same time they created the platform which hosted the CEO Italian Summit & Awards 2020 (3-day event by invitation exclusively reserved for the Top Business community of Fiera Milano and Forbes), and the platform for Davines group events (World Wide Hair Tour for the Davines and Comfort community Zone on Air for the Comfort Zone community);
At the end of the events broadcast all over the world, with the possibility of choosing one's own language, the platform has transformed into a community with video on demand to allow all participants to continue to enjoy the contents and interact thanks to the networking tools. made available by WYTH.
The platform is organized in a simple and intuitive way, guaranteeing participants the ability to "move" independently within the different rooms from desktop, mobile, apple TV and chromecast.
Within each event, visitors were able to use the chat meeting function created with the "WYTH Connect" module. The 100% on-screen Q&A function allowed the audience to interact live, the innovative People in the Room allowed guests to view the people actually connected with them in that room, thus creating an opportunity for contact and real-time exchange between the whole community.
The People area created with the "WYTH Plaza" module can be defined as the square of the event, the space in which you meet and network and in which each participant, based on their interests, can view a map of people with to start a conversation.
WYTH brings the human element back to the center of the experience; is a flexible system for the creation of customized platforms for hybrid events of all sizes, it is easily applicable to a multitude of sectors and manages to offer a unique verticalization, even hosting large events with over a million participants simultaneously.
In a historical moment in which it is necessary and urgent to find a solution to restart activities related to major events and fairs, still blocked, WYTH is an important tool to make the economic model at the basis of the recovery of these sectors sustainable.
We are looking for Partners who want to offer the most complete and scalable solution to their high-end customers.
Our partners will handle the WYTH
implementation and distribution for clients in their respective territories.
At each new value added reseller we are offering free training on the system and one year of backend support for free, until December 2021.
We can meet in person or virtually.
As you know, for us there’s no difference 😉