Day5: Microsoft BizSpark Incubation Week @ Boston 09Oct09



Wow! What an exciting week. Don’t miss the prior coverage from Microsoft BizSpark Incubation Week for Windows 7 at Boston (Day4, Day3, Day2, Day1, Announcement, Twitter-Feed #MBIWk).


 


Larry Gregory started the day with Panel Judges briefing. We were fortunate to have following panel judges, who shared their deep insight with startups:


1.   Dug Levin, Black Duck Software


2.   Ham Lord, Launchpad Venture Group


3.   Larry Gregory, Microsoft


4.   Mike Werner, Microsoft


5.   Stephen McCormack, Commonwealth Venture Capital     


6.   Wan Li Zhu, Fairhaven Capital


 


Startup teams worked very hard with their on-site advisors (Bob Familiar, Curt Devlin, Jason De Lorme, Jim O’Neil, John Pelak, Rich Crane, Venkat Hari) and off-shore development team in Bangalore, India (Proteans). Each startup team presented their pitch and a brief solution demo to the panel judges.


 





























BizSpark Startup


Solution


Target


AnswerPoint Medical Systems


 


Medical Office Automation Systems


Electronic Health Record (EHR)


Baydin


 


Serendipity Through Email


 


Information Worker


BumpTop


 


3-D Desktop


Consumer


Panopto


 


Presentation Capture and Playback


Knowledge Management


SocialGrow


 


Grow Your Personal and Professional Social Network


Social Network



I know you can’t wait to hear the winners. Every team is winner. The fact that each team got invited to this event is itself a big recognition and in addition each team got a colorful Graduation Certificate, presented by one of the judgesTwo teams won the following award trophies.















Award


BizSpark Startup


Most Viable Business


Panopto


 


Technical Innovation


BumpTop


 


 


Enjoy today’s pics..


Panel Judges DelibrationOn-site Advisors


Proteans Team from Bangalore, IndiaHosts and Advisors


Startup PitchAnxious to see the winners


SocialGrowSocialGrow


AnswerPoint Medical SystemsAnswerPoint Medical Systems


BaydinBaydin


PanoptoPanopto


BumpTopBumpTop


SocialGrowBaydin


AnswerPoint Medical SystemsPanopto


BumptopDSC_0081


PanoptoBumptop


Sanjay Jain


ISV Architect Evangelist


Microsoft Corporation


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