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IBM Entrepreneur Startup Smartcamp London, England
To help identify the most promising technology startups who share our vision of a Smarter Planet, we are
running IBM SmartCamp, London on 17th November at IBM South Bank London to coincide with Global
Entrepreneurship Week. Here are the 5 finalist for IBM Global Entrepreneur Smartcamp London, England.
In London on the 17th Nov? Come watch our 5 Entrepreneurs pitch their innovative Startup idea at the IBM Smartcamp finals
PageHub is a young, fast moving company based in Brighton. We operate an advanced cloud platform and control
system for brand Facebook apps. Our system allows retail brands to easily run effective campaigns on Facebook,
and to see instant insights on how users are interacting with their apps.
We are currently also developing a self service platform which will allow marketing and advertising agencies to
easily create applications for their customers.
Profitero is a next-generation pricing intelligence service for retailers and manufacturers. We help our
clients increase sales and maximise profits by leveraging high-quality online competitive data at scale.
Profitero solves the crucial problem for online and offline retailers of monitoring competitors in real time.
Profitero’s data helps retailers to save time, increase sales and improve their profit margins. Profitero
automatically monitors competitors’ information (price, stock availability, shipping costs) and matches each
client’s product against their competition.
Market and Customers:
Profitero has paying customers in Europe and looks to expand to the USA.
Mobwise is a company specialized in traffic management technology. It developed the smartphone application
Wabbers that promises to help people save and enjoy the time they spend in traffic. Wabbers always provides the
best route between two points, considering traffic conditions.
RSM Ltd are the creators of FITS, an analytical and traffic management software system for cities. It helps
them make informed planning decisions and optimize traffic with the ultimate goal of easing a city’s traffic
problems, reducing pollution and making the city a more attractive place to be. Utilizing fuzzy logic and cloud
FITS gathers all relevant data about a city’s traffic situation into a central system and recreates it in a
virtual simulated world. Users get a real-time view of their city via a user interface that can be accessed on
a variety of devices. The FITS solution is comprised of FITS Analytics for planning and simulation and FITS
Coordination for automatic traffic optimization
VLC Ltd is a spin-out company from the University of Edinburgh. This began as a proof of concept project at the
University that achieved over 100Mbit/s data transfer rates from a standard LED light bulb. The company has
been formed by 3 members of this team and will produce early stage VLC products for niche applications in areas
such as smart lighting.
The first product will be a smart lighting development kit enabling the LED lighting industry to develop their
own VLC applications. Also in development is a smartphone application capable of receiving data directly from