EDTECH

2015 Winner: Livox of Brazil!

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Livox is a platform for tablets that enables disabled people to communicate and to learn. The first platform to use artificial intelligence and contextual awareness to overcome visual, cognitive and motor impairments. Since it is a platform, it is extremely useful in schools. #WCTBrazil



We had some amazing EdTech companies competing in 2015 – see the complete list below!

Labicom

Labicom

Labicom is a global web-platform of online engineering labs for practical training of engineering students. Users perform experiments as in real labs, but manage equipment remotely over Internet or work in virtual labs, getting unlimited practice and fostering skills. #WCTRussia
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Livox

Livox

Livox is a platform for tablets that enables disabled people to communicate and to learn. The first platform to use artificial intelligence and contextual awareness to overcome visual, cognitive and motor impairments. Since it is a platform, it is extremely useful in schools. #WCTBrazil
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VirBELA

VirBELA

We create multiplayer 3D simulations that challenge individuals’ business acumen and leadership.  Our software captures all user behavior, allowing for a big-data approach to assessment for purposes of selection or development.  Don’t tell me how good you are… show me. #WCTUSA
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Corinth

Corinth

Corinth is transforming global publishing from a flat world to a universe of interactive 3D.  As 2015’s most internationally awarded K12 EdTech startup,Corinth is building a platform to allow 3D content deployment easily tailored to schools’ needs and preferences. #WCTCzechRepublic
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Global Partners

Our Global Partners are instrumental in providing support to the competing startups through mentorship, participation in the judging process, and creating meaningful connections. They build strong relationships with global business leaders and technologists, as well as gain early exposure to the newest technology startups launching revolutionary products in Silicon Valley and around the world.

Become a partner to the World Cup Tech Challenge and be front and center at the most rewarding global startup challenge of the year! To discuss partner opportunities, please contact us for more information.

Founded in 1975, Microsoft (Nasdaq “MSFT”) is the worldwide leader in software, services, devices and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential. Microsoft refers to Microsoft Corp. and its affiliates, including Microsoft Mobile Oy, a subsidiary of Microsoft. Microsoft Mobile Oy develops, manufactures and distributes Lumia and Asha and Nokia X mobile phones and other devices.

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Bank of the West is a regional financial services company chartered in California and headquartered in San Francisco with $71.7 billion in assets. Founded in 1874, Bank of the West provides a wide range of personal, commercial, wealth management and international banking services through more than 650 offices in 22 states and digital channels.  Bank of the West is a subsidiary of BNP Paribas, which has a presence in 80 countries with 190,000 employees.

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DLA Piper is a market leader in emerging growth and venture capital, with 200 lawyers in the US and 400 around the world who specifically serve entrepreneurs, technology companies and venture funds by focusing on private equity and venture capital transactions. With more than 20 US offices, and nearly 80 globally, DLA Piper is strategically positioned to effectively represent venture capital clients investing abroad and portfolio companies going global. In the US, DLA Piper also offers unparalleled geographic coverage with experienced, market-leading practitioners in all major emerging growth and venture capital markets.

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TriNet is a leading provider of a comprehensive human resources solution for small to medium-sized businesses, or SMBs. We enhance business productivity by enabling our clients to outsource their human resources, or HR, function to one strategic partner and allowing them to focus on operating and growing their core businesses. Our HR solution includes services such as payroll processing, human capital consulting, employment law compliance and employee benefits, including health insurance, retirement plans and workers compensation insurance. Our services are delivered by our expert team of HR professionals and enabled by our proprietary, cloud-based technology platform, which allows our clients and their employees to efficiently conduct their HR transactions anytime and anywhere.

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Qualcomm Incorporated is the world leader in 3G, 4G and next-generation wireless technologies. Qualcomm innovations are enabling ultra-personal mobile devices; shaping relevant, next-generation mobile experiences; and inspiring transformative new business models and services. Dedicated to accelerating mobile growth and progress worldwide, Qualcomm is transforming the way people live, learn, work and play. Headquartered in San Diego, California, Qualcomm is included in the S&P 500 Index and is a FORTUNE 500® company traded on the NASDAQ Stock Market® under the ticker symbol QCOM.

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