Drumroll please . . Tangent is super excited to announce this year’s finalists for LaunchBox 2022! Following on from a competitive pitching process, Ken Finnegan announced the finalists are:
Aloca, Ecode, Friensei, GoodBy, HealthAI, Imprint E-Sports, Netsso.com, Optify.ai, Qutrip, and Script.
15 teams representing 11 schools from across Trinity went head-to-head to pitch for a place on Ireland's longest running student accelerator programme, with judges bowled over by the level of ingenuity, courage and conviction on display among all of the would-be entrepreneurs.
Judges included Ken Finnegan, CEO of Tangent; Louise Grubb, CEO of TriumVet and Chair of Tangent; Ellen Ryall, LaunchBox 2021 alum and co-founder of ReFunk; and Dan Hobbs, LaunchBox 2016 alum and co-founder of Protex AI. The 10 final LaunchBox teams will receive €10,000 in funding; office space on-campus; expert alumni and investor mentorship; plus a host of networking opportunities . . . creating the ideal environment to launch new start-up ventures.
Check out our highlights reel from the ‘Pitch for a Place’ event which took place on Thursday 3rd March in Tangent’s Main Space above, and watch this space for more team updates!