GMIC SV 2014 is excited to announce STEMP as this year’s G-Startup competition winner. STEMP is an intelligent body thermometer offering continuous temperature monitoring through your mobile phone. Runners up were a global emergency response network called MUrgency who won second place, and a gaming industry email technology and service provider called Sending.IO who took third place.
The G-Startup competition is a global platform for innovative mobile internet startups, giving them an opportunity to connect with leading VCs, seasoned entrepreneurs, international media, and industry peers. This year’s competition had over 50 applicants, and the Top 20 startups were invited to GMIC SV to demonstrate their products on the Expo Floor. 10 Semi-finalist startups had the opportunity to pitch and demo on the G-Startup stage and participated in pitch camp training where they received 1:1 mentorship by leading venture capitalists and investors. The Top 3 finalists had the opportunity to present their startup on the Thought Leader stage of GMIC SV 2014, in front of the global mobile internet community.
The judging panel included Hans Tung, Managing Director at GGV Capital; Doug Renert, Founder & Managing Partner at Tandem Capital; and Chi-Hua Chien, Co-Founder & Managing Partner at Goodwater Capital. As the winner, STEMP received the GMIC grand prize: Trip to GMIC Beijing 2015, 2 complimentary conference passes, round trip airfare, and 3 nights hotel accommodation in Beijing, and special sponsored prize (desk space at nestGSV).
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