Congratulations to the ten finalists selected to participate in the 2018 SXSW Release It pitch event. SXSW Release It provides a platform for companies to launch a new and innovative product or service at Startup & Tech Sector at SXSW Interactive Festival. A panel of judges comprised of technology industry experts, venture capitalists and high-profile media select the product or service most likely to succeed in the marketplace.
San Francisco, CA
BabyNoggin is a developmental screening solution that works to improve your operational efficiency. Parents track their children’s development through our mobile app using tools that reflect the recommendations of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Screening results are automatically scored, easily reimbursed, and conveniently accessible through your EMR system.
San Francisco, CA
Botanalytics is a conversational analytics & engagement tool for all conversation platforms. It helps bot makers improve their human-to-bot communication with its services to identify bottlenecks, segment conversations & users, and measure engagement. The company is based in San Francisco, has two other offices in New York and Istanbul. Botanalytics has raised $1.5M in venture funding.
Launched after the realization that over 20 billion disposable feminine care products end up in landfills and take centuries to breakdown, EcoFlow is a hi-tech reusable product line that provides healthier, sustainable, and eco-friendly alternatives to toxic feminine care.
Kilroy Blockchain is an award-winning provider of artificial intelligence and blockchain products. As an IBM Partner and North America Winner of the Watson Build Challenge, our goal is to leave the world a better place than it was when we found it, and lead the way to a responsible future.
Partake creates a more seamless purchasing experience in the Sports and Entertainment Industry by allowing sports fans, and loyal customers, to order food ahead of time or directly from their seat. With Partake, venues are able to increase food and beverage sales by up to 30%, while streamlining orders, operations, and data collection.
San Francisco, CA
Potrero Medical has developed the Accuryn system, a smart urinary catheter and monitor that tracks multiple vital signs via the bladder continuously and automatically, and is developing algorithms for the early prediction of kidney failure, sepsis, hemorrhage, and other diseases, thus saving lives and dramatically reducing the cost of care.
SHOP is a brand and shopper led commerce platform with a mandate to decentralize the shopping experience onto blockchain. Our open-sourced and cryptographically secure SHOP Protocol supports tokenized digital commerce experiences atop the Ethereum distributed ledger.
New York, NY
Swift Shift, a HIPAA-compliant workforce recruitment and management platform for home healthcare enterprises, connects home healthcare providers with qualified caregivers and nurses to address the national nursing shortage. With real-time digital communications between provider and their staff, Swift Shift is pioneering mobile-first solutions to revolutionize home healthcare.
New York, NY
Uvii is an embedded video commentary platform and privately curated app enabling users to respond to social media posts and blogs with video content. Uvii shares messages – public and private through the mobile’s video capture screen engaging brands and influencers in meaningful ways.
Zero Waste Asset Management
Democratizes and Decentralizes information, markets, services, and payments previously controlled by third party waste management companies. The protocol lowers disposal costs while optimizing the value of recyclable material assets once considered waste. Producers are immediately rewarded for their sustainable behaviors and for providing information that helps others do the same.
Global Trade Specialist
We are a software company building applications to make the $1 trillion dollar import industry more efficient and scalable
Neuro Rehab VR
Neuro Rehab VR creates VR/AR cognitive and physical neurological therapy games leveraging the breakthroughs in neuroplasticity. Our games are designed by physical therapists and customized according to each patient’s needs. Our goals are to bring down the costs of therapy, make it more efficient and within the reach of everyone who needs it.
RNDS brings together patients, doctors, & nurses on an all-in-one patented HIPPA compliant platform. Created by 2 local Austin physicians (& former Veterans), RNDS allows secure in-app calling & texting, along with providing real-time analytics on quality of care & actionable data for improving healthcare.