迸发的国际创新力量！The Power of International Innovation!
8月25日在由XNode & Seedstars World共同主办的Pitching中，为赢取投资人的青睐更为踏上国际创业巅峰舞台，8支多元化的国际创业团队在国内外顶尖投资人与众多优秀创业者、企业家的见证下，经过激烈的角逐最终由益乐宝C-Lap摘下桂冠。下边我们再一同回顾8支优秀队伍的精彩瞬间！The preeminent Seedstars World and XNode Pitching played host to a number of exciting startups from industries as diverse as gamified philanthropy to agriculture technology. Investors from China and abroad gathered to witness the 8 finalists compete, not only for their funding, but also for a free ticket to Seedstars World Final in Switzerland.本次金牌获得主——益乐宝C-Lap。“仅用了不到10分钟的时间，凭借其系统专业的在线育儿服务体系、简捷易用的操作、切合实际的移动互联网+运营模式和极具前瞻性的战略营销方案征服了在座的评审，击败对手，一举拿下通往世界顶尖舞台的门票。”终点亦是新的起点，他们将踏上前往瑞士的征程，在Seedstars全球创业峰会上赢取$500,000 的股权投资大奖！First place went to C-Lap, a dynamic startup using decades of research as the basis for their online learning platform for children aged under 6. Their strong team of educators, engineers and business people, combined with a strong product and the ability to scale globally evidently impressed the judges. They offer their app free for download, as well as a premium subscription service and in app purchases to compliment their content. C-Lap will now be travelling to Switzerland with the chance to win up to USD$500,000 in equity investment at the Seedstars World Final.竞争从来都是激烈的，迸发的创业力量毫无保留的展示在每一轮演讲中。本次银牌得主——给力GeiLi Giving，利用游戏化的手段带动用户参与慈善，游戏中用户可以选择捐赠10元来推动游戏的发展，也可以邀请亲朋好友来一起传递爱心。除此之外还帮助与促进企业履行他们的社会责任，在中国给力GeiLi Giving努力营造相互信任、透明公开的慈善氛围，将中国的慈善爱心带到世界上每一处需要的土地上。The competition was tough, with all teams providing engaging pitches for their burgeoning startups. Second place went to Geili Giving, a gamified philanthropic app which lets users donate 10 RMB at the press of the button, and invite their friends to follow their lead. They also engage with businesses, helping them fulfill their CSR ambitions. Geili Giving are bridging the trust and transparency gap surrounding donations in China, with the aim of making China the home of the world’s largest givers.每一个人都梦想着一场说走就走的旅行，而现在我们将梦想成真！本次铜牌得主——Chozun，为商务旅客私人订制旅途的应用，帮助用户找到所需的服务和制定清晰的出行路线，这一切都基于其独立开发的计算机算法。一切由人工智能安排的旅行，而我们只需要选择时间及地点，旅行易如反掌。In third was Chozun, a personalised app for business travellers, helping them find the services and locations they need while abroad. Using computer algorithms developed in-house, Chozun can curate content for their users so they get exactly what they need. 要想留住一个人的心，就留住一个人的胃，那要想留下一个个优质的员工该怎样？本次Pitching中同样优秀的团队Saucepan会给你正确的答案，他们正试图在快餐领域推动一场颠覆性的革命。与传统的垃圾食品大不相同，他们通过“中转站”捕捉B2B市场，以最优的销售人员配比和预先打包准备好的食物，为整个企业提供符合员工身体需求的健康食品。Another of our great contestants was Saucepan, a hospitality startup putting a new spin on food delivery. They are focused on health foods, changing the world’s conceptions of fastfood. They are also capturing the B2B market via ‘hubs’, points of sale with minimum staff and pre-prepared and packaged meals, which provide on-demand health food to entire companies. 可视化的健康系统——脉吉Magikare，将最火热的虚拟现实技术结合新型体感传感器结合，通过互联网通信系统，将人体数据实时传达到医生手中，实时诊断，实现足不出户就能面诊专家医生的功能。In a different vein were Magikare, an e-health company providing both hardware and software to improve medical training and assist patient treatment. Using partnerships with trusted healthcare professionals Magikare can improve patient information collection, allowing better patient monitoring and rehabilitation. 科技的发展，带给人类无穷的助力，这不仅仅体现在工业生产和服务上，更为推动人类第一产业的蓬勃发展。Ricult——一个从麻省理工走出来的农业科技公司，在这次舞台上，他们为陷入贫困恶心循环的发展中国家挺身而出，希望利用高科技及大数据优化农产品贸易市场，扩大营销渠道来为每一位努力生产的农民们争取应得的公平待遇。Ricult, an ambitious Agri-Tech company formed during an MIT class on entrepreneurship, also pitched on the stage. Aiming to cut-out the middle men involved in selling farmed produce in developing countries, Ricult seek to give power back to those stuck in vicious poverty cycles – starting in Pakistan. They have leveraged the ubiquity of mobile phones to provide an online platform for sales and access to essential farming inputs such as fertilizer and pesticides.游戏产业一直是一块巨大的蛋糕，特别是在“我的世界”后，复古像素放置类游戏成为了游戏玩家中的最爱，而在游戏版权纷争不断的中国，木七七无疑是一股清流。他们已取得日本著名的角川书店中国区独家代理，通过所获的版权，他们开发出了像素结合知名二次元角色的移动端游戏《冒险与挖矿》。基于庞大的粉丝群与道具收费模式，木七七已经取得非常可观的收入。Apps where a bit of theme, with mobile gaming app developer MU77 also competing. MU77 combine the growing popularity of indie games – those created by non-professional developers – with famous characters and other forms of IP to create a compelling gaming experience. Embedding renowned IP draws users to their products, which are then enhanced and monetised through in-app purchases. 二人转式的路演形式是本次Pitching中的一大亮点，如此有趣的二人互动演讲正是Dependex在线互动教育的完美体现。他们结合时下正兴的在线教育，细分了学龄段，特别针对交互式的教材以及清晰的进度系统，为每一位希望学习的人制定有效的学习方案与配置教材。Also in vogue were e-education startups, Dependex focusing on the school-aged and university markets. Dependex are building upon two successful product launches in the e-education space, this time focusing on digitising and rethinking textbooks. They’re mission is to make education more efficient and engaging, bringing learning into the 21st Century. 活动最后，由Swissnex独家赞助的丰盛餐饮环节到来，一杯葡萄酒过后，每一位出席者都如十年好友般相熟，或许除开正式的路演外，创业者、投资人能在这场晚会交流中得到更多想要的。这个世界迸发的创新力量令人惊叹，而这些力量来源于每一位伟大的创业家。With generous sponsorship and support from Swissnex, a Swiss government organisation connecting Switzerland and the world in science, education, art, and innovation, attendees were treated to some delicious catering and an extended networking session. 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