After the third application processes the Chilean accelerator chose 124 new startups to be part of the programs The S Factory and Seed.
The most represented industry was health and biotech with 20% followed by e-commerce and education (both with 13%).
“We observed that this year the number of Asian participants increased and, for the first time, we will have representatives from the Philippines and Vietnam”, adds Hansen.
The entrepreneurs selected for The S Factory must live in Chile for at least 3 months.
Also, the startups will be able to continue in the program and apply to Seed.
Online decoration platform that groups different decoration stores, so that clients can search for decoration products in one place and can purchase online (e-commerce).
The key value proposition is give them the chance of simulate home spaces with products available for sale (“Try it on Tech”).
Just Because (Flores Porque Sí) enables consumers to send designer bouquets of flowers for under .
The online storefront, mobile tracking and video messaging platform ensure that customers know their loved ones have received the perfect bunch of flowers. According to WHO,60 Million people live with mental illness in India where talking about it is taboo.
Rocío Fonseca, Executive Director of Start-Up Chile, says this new selection clearly meets the expectations of the program: “We have noticed a significant increase in the talent of the applicants and the quality of the projects.
We are focused on improving in this matter and we are receiving amazing ideas and very qualified entrepreneurs”, she said.
The next application process for Start-Up Chile TSF will open on July 4th Parasym Health is an institution backed bioelectric medical device company that provides an innovative new treatment for chronic diseases.