We are excited to announce 12 Dutch startups that have been selected by StartupAmsterdam and StartupDelta to showcase their products at the New Dutch Wave Booth at the SXSW Trade Show.
SXSW is an annual showcase festival and conference cross pollinating music, culture, film and technology in a fun and relaxed context. Throughout the years, SXSW has proven to be a launching platform for successful internet companies like Twitter, Spotify
Unique platform for startups
SXSW offers startups a unique platform to present their creative tech solutions to a worldwide audience of investors, innovators and corporates who come together in Austin, TX. Some of the highlights are: a special energy and mobility startup-competition, showcasing opportunities at the SXSW Trade Show. Creative Holland, StartupDelta and many other partners are collaborating to organize inspirational talks, showcases and programming for startups, creatives and accompanying governments and corporates at the New Dutch Wave House in Austin. Selected startups and corporates will be invited to share their best practices in this program and join in the international matchmaking.
Promising Dutch Tech @ SXSW
More Dutch Tech will take center stage at the 2018 SXSW Accelerator Pitch Event with three startups, Dashtag, Storro and Fited, as finalists. They are selected out of more than 600 applications all over the world, and will be pitching on Saturday, March 10 and Sunday, March 11. StartupDelta Envoy Constantijn van Oranje is chosen as a jury member for this startup competition.
Selected startups for the New Dutch Wave Booth at SXSW Trade Show
The selected startups are promising examples of Dutch Tech, ranging from the use of blockchain in ticketing and cloud sharing to AI as an HR solution.
Wonderkind: Wonderkind attracts the perfect candidate for the job using AI and winning job ads. With Wonderkind you can reach talent you never reached before.
Expivi: Expivi opens new and exciting ways for you to present your products anywhere, on any device in 3D.
GUTS tickets: Utilization of blockchain to create a transparent ticketing eco-system, where disgraceful secondary ticket prices and ticket fraud are non-existing.
Storro: Storro is a peer-to-peer Blockchain application enabling you to safely store and share files without the cloud.
Dashtag: FIFA stats for everyone. Bring the FIFA game experience into your real life soccer games.
TheSocialMedWork: Healthcare-tech startup pioneering equal access to medicines globally.
Avocado show: The Avocado Show serves visually stunning and incredibly tasty signature dishes made with love from sustainable and socially responsible avocados.
Biomed Elements: Manufacturer of biological implants.
Ebo Suite: EboSuite adds video to your live shows and music productions. It consists of plug-ins for Ableton Live for video sampling, video mixing and editing.
Statebox: Statebox is building a formally verified programming language using robust mathematical principles to prevent errors, allow composability and ensure termination.
Volareo: Volareo is the world’s first blockchain music streaming speaker. We aim to re-invent the music industry by bringing musicians & music fans closer together in a “direct-to-consumer” ecosystem powered by artificial intelligence and the transparency of blockchain.
Wizzymaps: Wizzymaps is a web app that makes it easy to create your project and share information in a visual way without downloading an app. An interactive web app for all mobile devices.
SXSW 2018 Programming
Together with New Dutch Wave, StartupDelta has designed an incredible program to celebrate Dutch Tech, powered by Dell EMC.
During SXSW 2018, the following events will take place:
– New Dutch Wave booth @SXSW Tradeshow from Sunday March 11 until Wednesday March 14.
– Corporate Matchmaking by Dell EMC in Dell Experience center on Sunday March 11.
– Startup program on Monday March 12: Dutch Tech showcase with an inspirational speakers line-up unraveling the complexities of global challenges and startup solutions.
– Networking BBQ SXSW + Opening Party in New Dutch Wave House on Monday March 12.
– Investor breakfast on Tuesday March 13 & Smart City program.
– Festival Innovation, music and Tech Wednesday March 14.
– Dutch Music Day Thursday March 15.
For more information, the program and registrations, please visit the StartupDelta SXSW page.