Melbourne Accelerator Program (MAP)
San Francisco Demo Day 2016
You are warmly invited to attend Melbourne Accelerator Program's MAP16 Demo Day.
The MAP Startup Accelerator comprises a portfolio of companies that span a range of verticals including artificial intelligence, solar systems, medical devices and many others.
After an intensive five months, our startups will share their plans for growth and investment on a global scale. Highlights and milestones will be included in each pitch presentation.
If you are an investor, channel partner, or general startup enthusiast, Demo Day will provide an opportunity to meet with the founders of these companies and discover opportunities for collaboration.
This is unique opportuntity to see some of the best talent and startups coming out of Australia.
Public tickets are limited so we strongly encourage you to register early!
6.00pm - Arrival & Registration
6.30pm - Presentations by MAP16 startups
7.30pm - 9.00pm Join the founders and supporters for a networking reception following the pitches.
Refreshments will be provided.
Presenting MAP16 Startups
Allume Energy is a renewable energy technology company focused on grid sharing and solar as a service for low-income communities and renters.
Axon is a software platform helping clinicians deliver the best evidence-based, standardised medical care.
BajaBoard has produced an extreme electric ‘skateboard’ for the action sports fanatic.
Black AI has built Ani, an artificial intelligence system that can watch and understand human behaviour. Ani automates the direct observation of people movement and flow through environments, providing information and insights in real time.
Honee is the discovery, booking and engagement platform for all wellness, beauty and fitness services across Australia and the Asia-Pacific.
Onolytics has built an algorithm that identifies a person’s cultural origin based on their first name and surname, allowing organisations to enrich databases with ethno-cultural information and targeted marketing efforts.
Shacky develops revolutionary Tiny Houses that are architecturally designed, stylish, affordable and self-sufficient. An ideal investment property or vacation home.
Melbourne Accelerator Program (MAP) is the leading entrepreneurship program in Australia. MAP’s mission is to launch high-growth ventures into the world. Founded in 2012 with the support of The University of Melbourne, MAP was the first university-based accelerator in Australia. In 2015 MAP was ranked the 8th best accelerator of its kind in the world by UBI Global, a Swedish research firm that analysed over 300 programs in 64 countries.
Each year MAP accepts ten startups into its official accelerator program, providing $20,000 (no equity taken), office space, structured mentoring, unparalleled networking opportunities and pitching opportunities across Melbourne and Silicon Valley.
If you're interested in learning more abotu MAP visit themap.co or sign-up for our newsletter.
An audio visual recording of this event may be produced by the University of Melbourne and uploaded to the MAP YouTube page. By attending this event you consent to being filmed.
About the Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center
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