2015 Winner: Hoope of Peru!
Hoope is an affordable, easy to use medical device that enables painless and rapid (30 sec) testing for syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia and trichomoniasis, all in one test. Users automatically receive results (97% accuracy), followup recommendations and information through Hoope app. #WCTPeru
We had some amazing HealthTech companies competing in 2015 – see the complete list below!
An affordable, easy to use medical device that enables painless and rapid (30 sec) testing for syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia and trichomoniasis, all in one test. Users automatically receive results (97% accuracy), followup recommendations and information through Hoope app. #WCTPeru
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Dooo is a software that helps you thrive from 9 to 5. From office workers to truck drivers – people are not getting enough exercise, nutrition, or rest during their work week. Using mobile and desktop devices, Dooo promotes healthy habits to ensure better mood, higher productivity, and a healthier lifestyle. It directly integrates short snippets of fun activities into each person’s workflow. Making each day better than the last, Dooo-er will thrive from 9 to 5. #WCTCanada
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On Tiatros, doctors, nurses, patients, families, and others share actionable health information and coordinate treatment plans across different care settings, time and distance, replacing manual clinical workflows and extending care services beyond traditional settings. #WCTUSA
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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.
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.