Akerton’s team attended the South Summit 2019, one of the biggest world encounters for investors and startups. It gathers the largest international capital funds (with more than 100.000 million dollars destined for inversion) and more than 3.000 disrupting startups and leading corporations.
South Summit is also a networking platform that gathers the key players of the entrepreneurial world: the greatest startups and top talent from Southern Europe, Mediterranean & Latin America, the best investors and the world’s largest corporations that are looking for innovation.
But one of the biggest attractions of this event is the Startup competition. It has become a benchmark for Innovation which brings together the 100 most innovative startups. More than 3.700 proyects applied for the contest, but only one can make the final cut.
This year’s winner is EPICA, a startup from EE.UU. that predicts the behavior of their clients using Big Data.
Finalists in previous editions have raised more than 3.5B$ and have a 95% survival rate.