PitchIT Caribbean Challenge, a Caribbean Tech Entrepreneurship competition and showcase produced by the Caribbean Mobile Innovation Programme ( CMIP), announced the 25 Caribbean Startup teams who will be vying for US$5000 in seed funding and a spot in one of four PitchIT Caribbean Accelerators.
There are 9 Jamaican Startups, 9 Trinidadian Startups, 3 Barbadian Startups and the remaining Caribbean startups coming from Guyana, Dominica, St Kitts and St Lucia. The startups bring to the competition – idea ranging from mHealth, Machine Learning, Online Market Places to eLearning, Mobile Money and Mobile Gaming Apps.
The list of finalists are:
Medi Revu (Barbados)
BreadKrumme (Trinidad and Tobago)
Educatours JA (Jamaica)
chune (Trinidad and Tobago)
Software Interactive (Trinidad and Tobago)
Wallett (Trinidad and Tobago)
Linkup Group (Dominica)
Injury Care Utility (ICU) (Trinidad and Tobago)
Wanderscape (Trinidad and Tobago)
Caribbean Treasures/Reperio Caribbean (Trinidad and Tobago)
Ash.co (St Kitts and Nevis)
CaribAuto Express (Barbados)
Mobile Money Solutions (Jamaica)
Drop (Trinidad and Tobago)
Lifeball Technologies (Trinidad and Tobago)
Caribbean Transit Solutions (Barbados)
FARMS (St Lucia)
PitchIT Caribbean Challenge happens in Montego Bay, Jamaica June 3-5th, 2016. Our Editor in Chief and CEO of ConnectiMass Ingrid Riley is slated to be a judge. Good luck teams.