RACE by EBC
Barcelona, 21st January 2020
What is RACE by EBC?
RACE by EBC is European Blockchain Convention's startup competition, where 20 of Europe’s hottest Blockchain Startups will present their project to an audience filled with leading investors, corporates, mentors, media and talent.
All projects are eligible as long as they solve real-world issues using the benefits of distributed ledger technology, have launched within the last two years and received less than €3 million in funding from other investors.
The startups shortlisted will have 5 min to wow the judges and become the winning startup by the end of the day.
Meet the 20+1 startups that made it to the finals!
2gether | Madrid
The first collaborative banking platform that aims to dramatically improve personal economies taking a step further from customer centric to customer owner. The financial platform that customers would build for themselves; the financial platform of the future where money goes beyond euros and dollars. It is built on exponential technologies and its goal is augment and simplify customers financial decisions. Most important thing is that it gives back all money customers generate for the platform
Arex | Madrid
AREX is the deal enabler that empowers brokers, investors, and owners to close more deals, faster and with a superior user experience.
Blocktac | Barcelona
Certificates and Digital Seals based on Blockchain technology to eliminate counterfeiting and fraud. More than three million certificates in our portfolio, applied to Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG): Food & Beverages, Cosmetic, Fashion, Pharma...
BlockTac has received a Horizon 2020, prices form Cuatrecasas Acelera (which accelerated us), Expansión Startup, Expoliva...
ChainGo | Madrid
ChainGO Tech provides a software that consists of a collaborative platform for document and information management associated with logistics processes and freight transport, using supply chain solutions and blockchain technology. In this platform, loaders and logistics companies share and manage all the documentation and information needed in a freight transport process more agile, quickly and safely. Thus, the platform integrates all the agents that make up the supply chain.
Domi | Berlin
Domi, a digital rental passport and management platform, is using blockchain technology to streamline, guide and fortify rental processes. With Domi, tenants build their verified rental passport and selectively disclose information to easily apply for housing. Landlords can manage their verified applicants, create, share and store contracts and manage claims in a GDPR compliant manner. By building these improved data flows, Domi is reinjecting trust, transparency and fairness into the rental market.
etoshi | Madrid
etoshi is an all-in-one crypto platform that addresses the fragmentation of the blockchain ecosystem and improves its usability through the integration of its verticals into a single platform: trading, wallets and taxes. etoshi aims to help users invest, manage their portfolio, use different custody solutions and use any digital asset.
Everprove | Budapest
Everprove App provides an easy solution for individuals to digitally conclude everyday small value contracts through easy-to-use templates, legally binding digital signatures and blockchain validation. Our company possesses the knowhow which allows us to write significant amount of data (up to 8MB) directly onto a decentralised and public blockchain ledger. The digital signatures on the documents will follow EIDAS and ESIGN compliance standards
Fidoo | Barcelona
Overborrowing is a plague that affects millions of people globally There is a lack of accessible, low-interest loan products for low-income classes. Banks have left this demographic out of their financial services, while online lenders offer predatory interests. Crowdlending has failed in personal loans, as default rates are very high and investors lose confidence in the existing platforms. Fidoo aims to solve the trust problem by providing a blockchain-based mobile platform where the community can lend and borrow to the people they trust.
Finboot | Barcelona & London
Established in 2016 with operations in London and Barcelona, Finboot is the dynamic SaaS company behind MARCO, a unique enterprise-grade suite of blockchain applications and middleware solutions for value and supply chains. MARCO is blockchain agnostic, can be deployed by a wide range of sectors and has been designed to enable quick configuration for multiple use cases. MARCO enables enterprises to integrate blockchain within their business processes efficiently and effectively.
Freeverse | Barcelona
Freeverse builds blockchain technology and products that power new global markets for evolutionary digital assets. Our vision is to introduce a new generation of products and revenue models to the games industry and beyond, where true digital ownership is a given, and where assets are valued by their usefulness, not by speculation. Freeverse closed a pre-seed funding round in July 2019, and is releasing its first product, a blockchain-based football manager game, in Spring 2020.
Gataca | Madrid
Gataca is an MIT-born cybersecurity company that provides Decentralized Digital Identity technology to enable 1-click digital onboarding experiences, KYC compliance and data protection.
HolaTech | Madrid
HolaTECH has developed an end-to-end, blockchain solution providing product verification in real-time within a track and trace environment, based on QR code scanning on a proprietary app. A key tool in fighting counterfeits, it allows producers to show details of raw materials, product sustainability info as well as a marketing communications platform. Uniquely, HolaTECH offers an ownership module, vital for luxury and other products with a secondary, and even tertiary market.
iCommunity | Madrid
“iCommunity Blockchain Solutions” (IBS) is a products & APIs platform designed to provide digital transformation & processes optimization by means of Blockchain-as-a-service products. The aim of iBS is to cover by means of Blockchain solutions the needs of companies about: trust, transparency, security and quality of their products/services, without the inherent costs and efforts that any organization involves implementing its own blockchain apps.
Pungo | Barcelona
Pungo platform wants to fill the gap between people and the new blockchain economy. With Pungo Cash, users can acquire digital USD, Swap it for other tokens, send them anyone or cash in /cash out through our providers in a growing list of 35+countries. Pungo allows users to keep full custody of their tokens and, at the same time, it implements strict KYC/AML policies for fiat transactions. On unstable markets in Latinoamerica, Pungo is working closely at local level to provide secure transaction solutions.
Seven Row | Barcelona
Seven Row is a B2B2C product that wants to avoid massive fraud existing on ticketing market, allowing ticket sales companies and promoters to create named, 100% digital, secure, traceable tickets through blockchain tech. We allow users to resell their tickets in an official and controlled way, through the same website they bought the ticket or transfer it to someone else, creating a new source of income for the promoters and artists, besides from a new communication channel with the final user.
Solarmente | Barcelona
Solarmente is a solar-energy company that aims at changing the way we consume and distribute our own energy. We scan rooftops by satellite pictures, creating a personalized solar-energy offer with just a click on a button. We then deliver solar panels and install in 1 day, reducing the electricity bill by at least 70% and the CO2-footprint by more than 50 million kg per year. Finally, we provide our customers with the tools to trade their clean energy surplus within their community via our Peer to Peer Energy Trading System.
Staxe | Zug (Switzerland) & Valencia
Staxe is a DeFi project that turns live events such as concerts, conferences, festivals and more into an investment opportunity through Asset Tokenization. This serves as a new financing channel for organizers to finance events and to delegate risk, as well as a completely new way for people to gain access to their favorite events.
In TRAZABLE we are trendsetters in blockchain technology appliance focused on food supply chain traceability. We offer our clients the capability to record each and every step of their products up to consumer by means of our blockchain platform.
Triple O Games | Santa Cruz de Tenerife
Triple O Games is a blockchain enabled gaming startup focused on building unique gaming experiences upgrading the “Free-to-Play” model by empowering players to earn money alongside game developers through blockchain.
Valid Network | Tel Aviv
Valid Network’s DSP (Decentralized Applications Security Platform) provides end-to-end Security and Assurance solution. Valid Network unique value proposition is well defined in its DevSecOps approach that bridges the gap between security and development teams by enabling low level visibility and understanding. Developers build a better and secured code and Security teams get governance and enforcement capabilities to better protect their organization from internal and external attacks.
Watafan | Valencia
Watafan is a digital platform where idols from all sectors can create their own gamified and digital autographs. These digital autographs are delivered from mobile´s idol to mobile’s fans by reading a QR code. Fans can collect them or put them up for sale in a secondary market, having value for their scarcity and exclusivity. The content creators, in this case, our idols, benefit from the secondary market of their autographs by receiving commissions from each sale as a mean of copyright.
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Business Angel and Advisor
Founder of Pheidon.capital
Growth Hacker and Business Angel
CEO and CoFounder, CyberClick
CEO and CoFounder, MediQuo
Business Angel, CEO and CoFounder
Consultant Partner at NEMINEM
Founder and Investor at Sealand Capital
Founding Partner, XtartCube Capital
Founder at Multiplica, Metriplica, Puntolab, Uncommon.People, Jaque, Beabloo…
Startup Mentor, Advisor and Investor.
Business Angel and CoFounder
Startup Mentor, Advisor and Investor.
Chief Architect & Facilitator at Katapult Accelerator
Independent Advisor & Consultant
Business Angel and Mentor
Startup Mentor & Independent Advisor
CEO of NewBanking Identity