IBM SmartCamp comes to Boston June 21
Delaney Turner 270003RQ8K Delaney.Turner@ca.ibm.com | | Tags:  ibmsoftware
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Building a Smarter Planet requires collaboration and innovation--this is why IBM is looking to partner with the best and brightest startups and working hard to connect these companies with leading industry influencers and top investors. IBM SmartCamp is one of the premiere channels for connecting startups, investors, academics, students, and technology experts.
IBM SmartCamp is a mentoring and networking event aimed at identifying early stage technology entrepreneurs developing technologies that tackle some of the world’s most pressing issues, such as healthcare, water management and efficient energy resources. These events have been extremely successful in providing entrepreneurs with the resources needed to accelerate growth and continue driving innovation in their markets. IBM SmartCamps choose top startups in different cities across the globe, rewarding the winners with mentoring, services, access to industry experts and deeper partnership opportunities with IBM, investors and industry partners.
Since the program’s inception in 2010, SmartCamp finalists have gone on to generate more than $60 million in VC/Angel funding. More than 400 experienced mentors have given their time to work with companies competing in SmartCamps.And now you have the opportunity to attend an IBM SmartCamp: on June 21, 2012, IBM SmartCamp is coming to Boston! IBM SmartCamp Boston is the first of 4 regional SmartCamp events across the globe and we truly hope you are able to join us for this exciting event. SmartCamp Boston provides the opportunity to interact with top VCs, innovative startups, technology experts, and industry influencers. And best of all, you will be able to experience IBM’s Smarter Planet vision firsthand.
IBM SmartCamp Boston Finalists:
If you can't make it, you can still follow along on Twitter through the #IBMSmartCamp tag.